General Requirements for Employment

To begin a career at the JPSO, applicants must meet the following minimum entry requirements:

  • Must be a United States Citizen
  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Must have graduated from an accredited high school or received a G.E.D.
  • Must be of good moral character and pass an extensive background check.
  • Pass a pre-employment examination with a competitive score
  • Pass an oral interview and a polygraph examination
  • Pass a thorough medical examination, including a drug screen
  • Must have no felony, drug or domestic convictions
  • Must posses a valid driver’s license

We are an equal opportunity employer.

We do not discriminate based on handicap status.