New Haven - Entry Level Police Officer 2021

Job Overview

Department New Haven Police Department
TypeEntry Level
Job TitleEntry Level Police Officer 2021
Salary$50,745 Entry ($60,259 after yr 1; $78,050 after yr 2)
Deadline Oct 15, 2021 11:59 PM Eastern
Registration FeeNew Haven Residents: $40.00
Non-New Haven Residents: $70.00
ContactNHPDJobs@newhavenct.gov
Location New Haven, CT
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Job Announcement

CITY OF NEW HAVEN
DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN RESOURCES

200 ORANGE STREET, NEW HAVEN, CT 06510
www.newhavenct.gov

POSTED: September 13, 2021
REMOVAL DATE: October 15, 2021


POSITION:

POLICE OFFICER (M-0810) (TESTED)

DEPARTMENT:

POLICE SERVICE

SALARY:

$50,745 (Entry-Level) ANNUALIZED

HOURS:

40 HOURS PER WEEK

FUNDING: 

GENERAL FUNDS


Position is subject to a NON-REFUNDABLE Application Fee. ¹ There will be $40.00* charge for New Haven residents, and a $70.00* charge for non-resident applicants. Hardship waiver is available.

TO APPLY:

1) Go to www.policeapp.com/newhaven 
2) Download and read the New Haven Police Officer Applicant Handbook. Follow all instructions for completing and submitting your application. Applicants are responsible for reading all instructions on how to apply as well as other important information on the application and testing process contained in the handbook. The handbook is also available at the reception window at the Dept. of Police Services 1 Union Avenue New Haven, CT.
3) Click Apply Now button at www.policeapp.com/newhaven and complete your application. Submit your ON-LINE application and application fee (or fee waiver) no later than October 15, 2021 by 11:59 pm.

APPLICATIONS ONLY ACCEPTED ON-LINE at www.policeapp.com/newhaven 

This is general duty police work. Work involves responsibility for the protection of life and property, prevention of crime, general enforcement of laws and ordinances as well as providing traditional and non-traditional service to the community. Work involves an element of danger and employees must be able to act without direct supervision and to exercise independent discretion. Work is performed in accordance with Department rules and regulations, the Constitution of the United States of America and the State of Connecticut.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS TO APPLY include:

Must be 21 years of age as of December 12, 2021; graduation from high school or possess a GED; must possess a valid driver’s license; be a US Citizen; and 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. Candidate must be willing to enter into a partnership with the Department to undertake a course of study in an approved field at an institute of higher learning, leading to an Associates’ Degree within five years after completing probationary period. Must reside in New Haven, or within 20 miles of a town that borders New Haven, within six months after graduating from the Academy.

Employment is subject to background/credit check, polygraph, psychological, medical and drug test, and compliance with the Mandatory COVID-19 Vaccination / Testing Policy upon conditional offer of employment.


¹ Non-refundable Application Fee may be waived in cases of hardship. Hardship must meet eligibility criteria and will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Instructions for waiving fees are included in the New Haven Police Officer Applicant Handbook. PLEASE READ APPLICANT HANDBOOK BEFORE APPLYING!
(*Temporary decrease)


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


Jobs close at 11:59 PM (Eastern) on the deadline date specified, or when the position capacity has been met, or unless otherwise specified in the announcement. If the deadline date is not specified in the announcement, the agency has sole discretion on setting the deadline and jobs may close without notice. It is the applicant's responsibility to thoroughly read and understand the deadline requirements and capacity limits as outlined by the agency.

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