New Haven - Entry Level Police Officer

Job Overview

Department New Haven Police Department
TypeEntry Level
Job TitleEntry Level Police Officer
Salary$50,745 Entry; Police Officer 2nd [2nd year] $60,259; Police Officer [full] $78,050
Registration Fee$35.00
ContactNHPDJobs@newhavenct.gov
Location New Haven, CT
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Job Prerequisites


Job Announcement

City of New Haven
POLICE OFFICER

 

We anticipate the next exam cycle to occur in April / May. Apply now to be included!

CHIP is REQUIRED to APPLY

Be prepared - the next CHIP tests take place on:

February 18, 2024
March 16, 2024
March 31, 2024
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You may be eligible for a reduced rate or full waiver of the CHIP fee. See Applicant Guide for information.


 Entry Level Salary: $50,745

1st year: $50,745; 2nd year: $60,259; 3rd year: $78,050

It is strongly suggested that you read Police Officer Applicant Guide (available above) before applying.

 

 

 

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS TO APPLY include:

Required at time of application:

 

 

Additionally:

  • Must possess all abilities and skills as stated in the job description, including but not limited to:
  • Ability to use dangerous equipment or material or work in dangerous surroundings;
  • Ability to respect the rights of others and to cope with situations firmly, courteously and tactfully;
  • Ability to instruct others, to help others learn how to do or understand something;
  • Ability to read and understand written material;
  • Ability to write clearly, in detail, using technical terms.

 

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must be able to meet and maintain throughout the course of employment established physical, medical, and psychological requirements.
  • Must maintain a valid Connecticut driver’s license.
  • Must be able to satisfactorily complete the Basic Police Officer’s Training program as established by the Police Officer Standards & Training Council and maintain certification during course of employment. 

 

Additional information, including the following, can be found in the Applicant Guide (available under Login & Apply Now button).
  • Exam Weights
  • Tentative Timelines
  • Fee Waivers
  • Veteran & Residency Preference Points
  • ADA Accommodation
 
Employment is subject to background/credit check, polygraph, psychological, medical and drug test, upon conditional offer of employment.

This position is included in a collective bargaining agreement with Elm City Local of the CT Alliance of City Police, formerly Local 530, Council 15, American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees, AFL-CIO

AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER M/F/D

Please direct questions regarding this position to NHPDJobs@newhavenct.gov


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