FWPD Accepting Applications March 15th Through May 1st 2014

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FWPD Accepting Applications March 15th Through May 1st 2014

Post by GalindoP » Fri Mar 14, 2014 8:40 am

For Immediate Release
Fort Wayne Police Department
Opening Up Application Process
March 14, 2014

The Fort Wayne Police Department will be actively seeking qualified candidates for a future academy class in 2015. The application process will begin on Saturday, March 15, 2014 and run through Tuesday, May 1, 2014.

Interested candidates can apply “on-line” by visiting one of two web sites:

http://www.fwpd.org OR http://www.cityoffortwayne.org

General Standards

• Pre-Employment Physical Fitness Test
- Sit-ups: 25 or more (in one minute or less)
- Push-ups: 21 or more ("male-style" without stopping )
- Vertical jump: 14" or higher (three attempts allowed)
- 300 Meter Run: 82 seconds (or less)
- 1 1/2 Mile Run: 17 minutes and 30 seconds (or less)
(Physical Standards increase prior to exit of the Basic Recruit Class)
• 21-35 years of age at the time of appointment.
• U.S. Citizen.
• High school diploma, the equivalent, or a G.E.D.; education beyond high school preferred.
• Correctable vision to 20-30 in each eye.
• Physically and mentally able to perform essential job functions of the patrol officer position.
• Good moral character and free of any convictions involving felonious criminal activity or domestic battery.
• Meet residency requirements consistent with Indiana statute (live in Allen County or adjacent Indiana county).
• Indiana motor vehicle operator's license required.
• Excellent oral and written communication skills.
• Strong interpersonal skills and a commitment to serve others.

Drug Use Policy

No marijuana use within 3 years;
No other illegal drug use (including anabolic steroids) within 10 years;
Never sold, distributed, manufactured or transported any illegal drug; and
Never used a prescription drug or legally obtainable substance in a manner for which it was not intended within 3 years.

Michael Joyner
Public Information Officer
Fort Wayne Police Department

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