Full-Time Police OfficerHollidaysburg Borough
Full-Time Police Officer
Qualified persons are invited to apply to the Borough of Hollidaysburg Civil Service
Commission to take competitive examinations leading to eligibility for appointment as a
Full-Time Police Officer for the Hollidaysburg Police Department.
Candidates, at the time of application, must: (1) Possess a diploma from an accredited
high school or a graduate equivalency diploma (GED); (2) Be Act 120 Certified under
the Municipal Police Officers Education and Training Act (Act 120), or shall have
successfully completed Act 120 Training and successfully passed the final exam, thus
being eligible for Act 120 Certification once hired by the Borough; (3) Be a United States
Citizen; (4) Be physically and mentally fit to perform the full duties of a police officer; (5)
Be at least twenty-one (21) years of age; and (6) Possess a valid motor vehicle license
in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Successful applicants must establish a principle
residence within fifteen (15) miles of the Borough of Hollidaysburg within twelve (12)
months after successfully completing a twelve (12) month probationary period.
Successful applicants must also meet all the requirements of the Borough’s Civil
Service Rules and Regulations that will include a background investigation, and if
selected, be required to successfully pass a physical and psychological examination.
An application packet and details of the selection process may be obtained at the
Hollidaysburg Municipal Building Administration Office on the second floor, located at
401 Blair Street, Hollidaysburg, PA 16648. Application Forms are also available in pdf
at www.hollidaysburgpa.org under the Employment Opportunities tab. A completed
application with a $40.00 nonrefundable application fee, must be filed at the
Hollidaysburg Municipal Building before 4:00 PM on Monday July 8 th , 2019.
The written exam and physical agility test is scheduled for Wednesday, July 10, 2019
beginning at 8:00 AM at the Hollidaysburg Area Junior High School, (Tiger Stadium),
1000 Hewitt Street, Hollidaysburg PA 16648 (agility testing at 8:00 AM and written
testing at 1:00 PM). The top 25 candidates advancing from the written and agility
testing stage will be scheduled for oral interviews on July 18 th and 19 th , 2019. Oral
interviews will be held at the Hollidaysburg Municipal Building, 401 Blair Street,
Hollidaysburg PA 16648.
Starting wage up to $47,964.80
Attractive benefits package available
Hollidaysburg Borough is an Equal Opportunity Employer