$3,337 monthly (while in Police Academy Training)
$4,615 monthly ($55,390 annually upon graduation)
TEST DATE AND LOCATION:
May 17-18, 2017, Multiple test times will be offered, beginning at 9:00 a.m.
Bob Bolen Public Safety Building
505 W. Felix St., Fort Worth, TX 76115
APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED: April 2, 2017 – April 23, 2017
APPLY ON-LINE ONLY @ https://careers.fortworthtexas.gov/
This eligibility list will be effective for one year.
SPECIAL NOTE: Applicants must successfully pass a written test, a physical assessment test, a polygraph examination, an interview board, a medical examination, a psychological examination and an extensive background check.
EDUCATION: High school diploma; (or GED Certificate, plus 12 semester hours, at an institution of higher education with at least a 2.0 cumulative grade point average).
RESIDENCY: If employed as a Fort Worth Police Officer you must live within thirty (30) minutes of a designated report-in station; must be accomplished within six (6) months of employment.
CITIZENSHIP: Must be a U. S. Citizen at the time of application. (Must be able to speak, read and write the English Language).
AGE: 21 – 44 years of age; (Must be 21-44 years of age by the date of your assigned Entry-Level Test / Civil Service Examination: Wednesday, May 17 th .)
LICENSE: Must present a valid and current driver’s license and possess an acceptable driving record.
VETERAN: Must have received an Honorable Discharge to qualify for veteran points on a passing score.
In order to receive veteran points, you must upload your DD214 showing character of service (Member 4 or equivalent) at the time of application OR email your DD214 to email@example.com no later than 9:00 a.m., Tuesday, May 16, 2017. Please include your name and best contact number in the email. DD214s will not be accepted on the day of the examination.
BENEFITS: http://fortworthtexas.gov/benefits/employee/ AND
Visit website: https://careers.fortworthtexas.gov/ and click on the “Police Trainee” position.
Upload your resume and DD214
Next answer all questions on the Application Questionnaire. Open Ended section questions require a response or “N/A”.
Select “Continue” once all questions have been answered and all information has been entered.
Complete the Self Identification Details section and click on “Submit”
Applicants who meet minimum standards / qualifications will be listed on the City of Fort Worth Website on Monday, May 1, 2017 for their assigned test date and time.