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Police Officers
Township of Collier
Notice of Civil Service Examination for the
Position of Full-Time and Part-Time Police Officers

A competitive examination for the position of full-time and part-time police officers will be held by the Collier Township Civil Service Commission.

Applications are available on line at, with the deadline for accepting applications, Monday, November 6, 2017, at 4:30 PM. A nonrefundable filing fee of $45.00 is required at the time of application, payable by check or money order to Collier Township. Applications must be submitted in person or by US Mail to: Collier Township, Attn: Kyle Thauvette; 2418 Hilltop Road, Presto, PA 15142
Office hours for the township are as follows: Monday through Friday: 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM.

U.S. Citizen, Four Year College or University Degree (a copy of your degree or a transcript must be provided at the time of application), at least 21 years of age, good mental and physical condition, and a valid Driver’s License. The valid driver’s license must be presented at the physical agility test, written and oral examinations. Be Act 120 Certified under the PA Municipal Police Officers Education and Training Act, or shall have successfully completed Act 120 Training and successfully passed the final exam, at the time of application. (A copy of your MPOETC certification or transcript must be provided at the time of application) The following policy of the Collier Twp. Police Department shall apply: No member shall have a tattoo that cannot be covered with the regulation uniform while on duty. Please see the attached policy for details. Additional requirements are outlined in the Township’s Civil Service Rules and Regulations.
The physical agility test will be conducted at the Allegheny County Police Academy, located at 700 West Ridge Drive (North Park) – Allison Park, PA 15101 on Thursday, November 16, 2017, with the physical agility test starting at 10:00 AM. Candidates to arrive at 9:45 AM. The written examine for those that pass the physical agility exam is scheduled for Friday, November 17, 2017 at 10:00 AM. Candidates to arrive at 9:45 AM at the Collier Township Community Center located at 5 Lobaugh Street, Oakdale, PA 15071.
Veterans claiming preference need to present proof of eligibility through a submission of a DD 214 at the time of application.

Collier Township Civil Service Commission

PD Application 2017

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