GAHANNA, CITY OF
460 ROCKY FORK BOULEVARD
GAHANNA, OHIO 43230
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Updated: June 19, 2020
Job Classification: Police Officer
Candidates who have filled out the City's application and meet minimum requirements will receive notification from the City of Gahanna to schedule testing. Applications will be accepted until May 8, 2020 at 11:59 pm. Test scores will be accepted from exams taken between December 1, 2019, and June 19, 2020.Candidates that do not complete the application will not be considered for this posting. For further information, please visit https://www.gahanna.gov/join-our-team/
The City of Gahanna does not require a PAT (Physical Abilities Test) through NTN. PAT testing will be conducted by the City of Gahanna. Please review the Police Officer Applicant Packet and Hiring Standards information listed below before registering for the examination.
PATs are not administered at Columbus State Community College. If your application includes other NTN departments, you must test at a different NTN location to complete your PAT.
Step 1 – $58,868.34
Step 2 – $66,713.87
Step 3 – $76,951.92
Step 4 – $96,450.84
Step 1 is the hiring rate for Police Officers.
Lateral Transfer Information:
Employees of the Division of Police receive competitive salary and benefits packages including:
Department Overview: The Gahanna Division of Police is a community-oriented, leading-edge law enforcement agency comprised of an authorized staff of 55 sworn officers in addition to several support staff members and reserve police officers.
City Information: Named one of the ’Best Hometowns’ by Ohio Magazine, Gahanna offers 750+ acres of parkland, vibrant neighborhoods, opportunities for business growth and more!
Only eight miles from downtown Columbus and minutes away from the John Glenn Columbus International Airport, Gahanna is a choice location for business and leisure. With a strong emphasis on community, family and fun, Gahanna offers a wide variety of seasonal and special events.
The Gahanna Division of Police is comprised of 55 full-time sworn officers, 2 part-time sworn officers, 11 police radio dispatchers, 6 reserve officers, and 6 civilian support staff members. The Division is divided into three subdivisions:
Applicant Contact:Human Resources Departmenthr@gahanna.gov
Gahanna Police Recruiting Officerpolice.firstname.lastname@example.org
US Citizen: Yes
High School Grad/GED: Yes
Valid OHIO State Driver's License: Yes
Ability to Read/Speak English: Yes
Vision: Both eyes must have corrected vision of 20/30
Academy Certification: No. Ohio Police Officer Training Academy certificate or the ability to attend and successfully complete a police academy as required for appointment.
Prior Experience: No
Hiring Standards/Applicant Packet: Please review the City of Gahanna Applicant Packet which includes details on the selection process and hiring standards for Police Officers. You are encouraged to review this information carefully. You will be contacted via email after applying at https://www.gahanna.gov/join-our-team/ inviting you to the NTN process.
You can access the Police Officer Applicant Packet which includes the Hiring Standards at the following link:
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