PA Employment Opportunities

The PCPA Employment Opportunities page includes not only law enforcement job postings, but law enforcement related positions available through many of our partner organizations and agencies as well. Please see a listing of vacant positions below and click the link to read more about the description as well as how to apply.

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For more information about posting a job listing on this site, contact Joe Blackburn at 717-236-1059. 

Position Announcements:


Metropolitan York Police Testing Consortium - York County
Sales Representative - United Public Safety
Police Officer Examination - Borough of Emmaus
Police Officer Examination - Borough of Chambersburg
Police Officer Examination - Radnor Police Department
Full Time and Part Time Police Officers - Renovo Regional Police Department
Police Officer– Upper Macungie Township Police Department


 

POLICE OFFICER – METROPOLITAN YORK POLICE TESTING CONSORTIUM
Location – York Area Regional Police Department and Ten Additional Police Departments/York County


Description:
The Metropolitan York Police Testing Consortium will be accepting applications for the positions of Police Officer. Applications are available at the website www.yorkpolicejobs.org and will be accepting applications until February 13, 2015. Those departments receiving applications include:


Springettsbury Township Police Department
Spring Garden Township Police Department
West Manchester Township Police Department,
York City Police Department
Hanover Police Department
West York Borough Police Department
Southern Regional Police Department
Southwestern Regional Police Department
York Area Regional Police Department
Penn Township Police Department
Wrightsville Borough Police Department


A $50.00 non-refundable fee will be required with the submissions of applications. All departments offer an opportunity for a police career in well-established and/or expanding communities with very competitive salary and benefits packages.
All departments are Equal Opportunity Employers and all qualified candidates are urged to apply.

Contact Information:
Please go to www.yorkpolicejobs.org for more information.

Posted: 12/10/2014 Removal Date: 02/13/2015

 


 

SALES REPRESENTATIVE – UNITED PUBLIC SAFETY
Location – Horsham, Montgomery County


Description of the job:
We are seeking a local, highly motivated Sales Representative to effectively sell our Parking and e-Citation software products and services to state, county and municipal organizations. Our Sales Representative will employ a consultative sales process while seeking out new business, maintaining existing relationships to continue recurring revenue, and working directly with decision makers to determine and meet their needs.

Qualifications:
Key Areas of Responsibility:
- Drive the entire sales cycle including identifying potential clients, determining client needs, negotiating and closing
- Generate new business by conducting market analysis, cold calling, and prospecting
- Work with our existing clients on up-sell opportunities and contract renewals
- Act as a “solutions expert" consultant by helping partners with their unique critical business issues and strategic initiatives
- Work directly with the management team, software support, and project management throughout sales lifecycles
- Become a Subject Matter Expert
- Sales Experience desired, but not necessary

JOB REQUIREMENTS:
- Bachelor’s Degree required
- Outgoing, friendly personality
- At least (3) years of experience
- Ambitious, self-motivated and results-oriented
- Must be available to travel overnight.
- Prefer retired PA Police Chief, preferably Western PA

Salary:
Competitive salary, additional results-based compensation and benefits

Contact Information:
Please contact jyoung@upsafety.net or mail resume to United Public Safety, 419 Sargon Way, Horsham PA19044

Posted: 1/12/2015  Removal Date: Until Position is Filled


 

POLICE OFFICER EXAMINATION – BOROUGH OF EMMAUS
Location – Borough of Emmaus Police Department/Lehigh County


Description:
The Emmaus Borough Civil Service Commission is seeking applicants to establish an Eligibility List for the position of Police Officer. Applications may be obtained in the Borough Manager’s Office, Emmaus Borough Hall, 28 S. Fourth Street, Emmaus, PA, between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4 p.m., Monday through Friday. Completed applications must be filed on or before 4 p.m., Wednesday, February 4, 2015, at the Borough Manager’s Office. All applicants are required to pay a non-refundable fee of $75.00 upon submission of a completed application. The Borough provides an excellent benefits package.

Qualifications:
To be eligible for participation in any examination, an applicant must have reached his or her twenty-first (21st) birthday before the deadline for submitting a completed application. The applicant must be a United States citizen, be physically and mentally fit to perform the full duties of a Police Officer, and must possess a valid Pennsylvania Motor Vehicle operator’s license prior to appointment. Applicants are required to take and pass a written examination, oral examination, physical agility test, and polygraph test. Successful applicants selected from the Eligibility List will be required to take both a physical and a psychological examination after an offer of conditional employment.

Contact Information:
The dates for the administering of the test are as follows:

Written Examination, February 21, 2015 at 9:00 a.m. – Noon at St. Ann School Cafeteria, 435 South Sixth Street, Emmaus, PA, the Physical Agility Test, March 21, 2015 at 9:00 a.m. at Emmaus High School Main Gym and Track, 851 North Street, Emmaus, PA, and the Oral Examination, April 6 to April 10, 2015 beginning at 8:30 a.m. at Emmaus Borough Hall Community Room, 28 S. Fourth Street, Emmaus, PA.

The Borough is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It is the Borough’s policy to grant equal employment opportunity and promotion to qualified persons without regard to race, religion, national origin, gender, age, marital status or non-job related physical or mental handicap or disability (ADA).


Posted: 1/12/2015 Removal Date: 2/4/2015


POLICE OFFICER EXAMINATION – CHAMBERSBURG POLICE DEPARTMENT
Location – Borough of Chambersburg/Franklin County

Description:

The purpose of the examination is to develop an eligibility listing for the position of Police Officer in the event of a vacancy.  Veterans will be given preference in accordance with law.

Qualifications:

You must be 18 years of age or older, in good physical condition, of good moral character and must pass a written examination and a physical agility test to be placed on the eligibility list.

You must be a high school graduate or have equivalent experience or training.

You must reside within 15 air miles of the Borough of Chambersburg prior to completion of your probationary period and continue within that range thereafter while you are employed.

Opportunities may be available for a fluent Bilingual English-Spanish Police Officer Appointment should one become available. If such positions are available, the applicant will indicate on their application that they are fluent in both Spanish and English.

Salary:

You'll start at $49,795.00 annually (2015) and have the opportunity for advancement increases up to a maximum for Patrolman XI of $65,562.00 annually (2015). Promotion to higher ranks could earn you more.


Contact Information:

OBTAIN APPLICATION AT:

Chambersburg Police Headquarters - 116 South Second Street, Chambersburg, PA  (or by calling 717-261-3201).   For more information – www.chambersburgpolice.com

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATION: 5:00 P.M., Friday, February 20, 2015

Applications MUST be returned by mail or in person to the Office of The Borough Secretary Borough of Chambersburg 100 South Second Street, (2nd Fl.), Chambersburg, PA 17201.  A $20.00 fee is required when applications are submitted.  The check or money order for $20.00 should be made payable to the Borough of Chambersburg. 

DATE, TIME AND LOCATION OF WRITTEN EXAMINATION:

Wednesday, March 4, 2015 – 6:00 PM

To be conducted in Chambersburg Recreation Center (Bard Hall) 235 South Third Street, Chambersburg, PA.

In the case of inclement weather, at the discretion of the Borough of Chambersburg, the makeup date will be Wednesday, March 11, 2015.

 EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER:

THE BOROUGH OF CHAMBERSBURG DOES NOT DISCRIMINATE ON THE BASIS OF AGE, GENDER, MARITAL STATUS, RACE, COLOR, CREED, NATIONAL ORIGIN, POLITICAL AFFILIATION, RELIGION OR DISABILITY.  ANY PERSON WHO NEEDS AN ACCOMMODATION IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE AMERICAN'S WITH DISABILITIES ACT DURING THE APPLICATION PROCESS SHOULD CALL 261-3201 (TDD 261-3227).

 Posted: 1/14/2015      Removal Date: 2/20/2015

 


POLICE OFFICER EXAMINATION – RADNOR POLICE DEPARTMENT
Location – Radnor Police Department/Delaware County


Description:

The Radnor Township Civil Service Commission is conducting a competitive examination to establish an eligibility list from which candidates may be certified for possible probationary appointment as Police Officers.

Qualifications:

An applicant must be: a citizen of the United States; have reached their twenty-first (21st) birthday on or before the deadline for filing the application for examination; shall possess at the time of filing the application a diploma from an accredited high school or the recipient of a high school equivalency certification; completed Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Municipal Police Officers’ Education and Training Commission Act 120 training and thereby be eligible for certification by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Municipal Police Officers’ Education and Training Commission; physically and psychologically able to perform the essential functions of a Police Patrol Officer, in accordance with requirements established by the Civil Service Commission and other applicable laws; of good moral character; possess a valid motor vehicle operator’s license at the time of appointment. Equal Opportunity Employer.

Salary:

The 2015 starting salary for a newly appointed Police Patrol Officer with the Pennsylvania Act 120 Certification is scheduled to be $63,493.75 per year. A full salary Police Patrol Officer base salary will be $84,658.32 with a competitive benefit plan, inclusive a retirement pension plan.

Contact Information:

The official application package may be obtained on-line at www.radnor.com or in person at the Radnor Township Municipal Building (Police Department), 301 Iven Avenue, Wayne, PA, from 8:00 a.m. 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.  All applications must be returned in person accompanied with a check or money order for $35.00 payable to Radnor Township.

All applications must be returned by 12:00 noon on Wednesday, February 11, 2015 in person.

For further information, please contact Corporal Kevin Gallagher 610-688-5606 ext. 263, kgallgher@radnor.org

Posted: 1/14/2015                 Removal Date: 2/11/2015

 


POLICE OFFICERS/FULL TIME and PART TIME – RENOVO REGIONAL POLICE DEPARTMENT
Location – Renovo Regional Police Department/Northern Clinton County


Description:

The Renovo Regional Police Department will be accepting applications for the position of Full Time and Part Time Police Officers, Northern Clinton County, Pennsylvania until filled. The department provides police protection to Renovo Borough, East Renovo, and Chapman Township.

Qualifications:

All applicants must be a citizen of the United States; be at least 21 years of age; be Act #120 Certified (Pennsylvania Municipal Police Officers Training Commission); have at least 1 Year of Full Time experience or 2 Years Part Time experience; must possess a valid Pennsylvania Driver’s License.

Salary:

Full Time Officer Salary 2015: $31,200    Salary for 2016: $33,280     Salary for 2017: $35,360
Part Time Officer Salary 2015: $15.00 Per Hour ($13.50 During Probation for 3 Months)

Benefits: Benefits for employee only include Hospitalization for the employee only, Dental and Vision are optional. Family coverage is available at the employee’s expense. $100.00 shall be deducted from payroll every month employee contribution (2) plans to choose from. (7) Paid Holidays, PTO, Sick days, Vacation after one year. Training opportunities on a regular basis.


Contact Information:

Interested applicants should forward a cover letter and resume that includes jobs held, job experience, history of policing responsibilities and accomplishments. The letter and resume should be sent to Police Chief Stephen Bilunka, 128 5th Street, Renovo, PA 17764 and marked “Police Officer Position”.

Posted: 1/14/2015      Removal Date: Until the Position is Filled



 

POLICE OFFICER POSITIONS – UPPER MACUNGIE TOWNSHIP POLICE DEPARTMENT
Location – Upper Macungie Police Department/Lehigh County

 

Description:

Qualified persons are invited to apply to Upper Macungie Township to take a competitive examination leading to eligibility for appointment as a police patrol officer in Upper Macungie Township. 

Qualifications:

Applicants must:

•          Be at least 21 years of age
•          Possess a high school diploma or equivalent
•          Have completed Act 120 training

Salary:

Starting probationary salary is $52,600.

Contact Information:

An application form and details of the selection process may be obtained online at www.uppermac.org or in person at the Upper Macungie Township Police Department (UMTPD) located at 37 Grim Road, Breinigsville PA. A non-refundable application fee of $75.00 will be charged upon returning the application.

Completed applications must be filed with the UMTPD by noon on Monday, February 23, 2015.  The written examination and physical agility testing will be conducted on Saturday February 28, 2015.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Upper Macungie Township
8330 Schantz Rd
Breinigsville, PA  18031

Posted: 1/23/2015                 Removal Date: 2/23/2015