***Employment Opportunities***

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Applicant Requirements:

  • Applicant must be a citizen of the United States
  • Must have valid Ohio driver’s license
  • Applicant must be 21 years of age and less than 37 years of age on the date of Certification by the Wickliffe Civil Service Commission
  • Applicant must be a high school graduate or have obtained a GED certificate and provide a copy of the diploma or certificate or a copy of college degree with application
  • Applicant must provide an Ohio Peace Officer Training Certificate; OPOTC certification must be current and up to date with all training requirements
  • Applicant must have proof of 2 years of full time, uninterrupted police service
  • Applicant must pass OPOTA fitness agility test at the 30% standard or provide a TRI-C agility test certification
  • Thorough background investigation including:
    1. Oral interview and personal/work history
    2. Background investigation
    3. Psychological examination
    4. CVSA truth verification
    5. Written question exercise
    6. Interview with Chief of Police
    7. Post Offer Medical exam/drug screen



Completed applications can be submitted in person, via mail, or sent to Jlentine@cityofwickliffe.com   

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