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The Hiring Process

Fill out Application and Preliminary Questionnaire

What Happens Next

1. Written exam

Two hour timed exam consisting of 100 questions

Practice Test & Preparation Manual Provided to Applicants

2. Physical Fitness Assessment

Modified Arizona POST POPAT
- 6' Chain Link Fence
- 99 Yard Obstacle Course
- 165 Pound Dummy Drag
- 500 Yard Run
Minimum Passing Score 300 points

What POPAT Looks Like 

30 Day Fitness Guide 

3. Oral Board Interview

Structured interview with 2 members of TPD

Applicants passing this stage will be placed on a civil service employment list for consideration by TPD

Interview Tips (pdf)

4. Polygraph, Fingerprinting, and Extensive Background Investigation

5. Conditional Job offer

Those Candidates who receive offer will need to pass pre-employment Medical and psychological evaluations

6. Final Job Offer

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