HAMILTON, CITY OF
345 HIGH STREET
HAMILTON, OHIO 45011
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Updated: March 17, 2020
Job Classification: Police Officer
The City of Hamilton is currently hiring for Police Officer! All candidates must take the FrontLine National exam through National Testing Network by April 9, 2020.
All candidates must also submit a City of Hamilton Application which can be found here. Applications will be accepted until the Deadline of Monday, April 9, 2020. In the event of a tied score, rank will be determined by the date and time the application was received. IF YOU TAKE THE TEST BUT FAIL TO SUBMIT AN APPLICATION, YOU WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.
IF YOU HAVE TAKEN THE NTN TEST IN THE PAST YEAR (SINCE MARCH 6, 2019), YOU CAN TRANSFER YOUR PASSING SCORE TO THE CITY OF HAMILTON VIA THE NTN WEBSITE
**If you previously completed the test for the City of Hamilton on or after March 6, 2019, and want to be considered for the current recruitment, please email Jennifer Cox at firstname.lastname@example.org to have your current NTN score resent to the City of Hamilton.**
Salary Information: $25.30 - $36.21/hr
Benefit Information: The City of Hamilton offers Medical, Dental, and Vision plans. The Medical plan is a high deductible health plan (HDHP) with a health savings account (HSA). Voluntary benefits such as Life insurance (term and whole life), critical illness/cancer, accident, short/long term disability insurance are also offered.
Candidate Contact: Civil Service and Personnel Staffcspersonnel@hamilton-oh.gov
Department Overview: The Hamilton Police Department represents the largest municipality in Butler County, Ohio. Hamilton is a city on the move with a vibrant, diverse population. Our commitment to the community is reflected in our relentless dedication to provide, as our mission statement reads, “Exceptional Police Service for a Better Hamilton.”
The City of Hamilton Police Department has been accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA) since 1990, when we became the 139th internationally accredited law enforcement agency. CALEA accreditation affirms the professional status of Law Enforcement agencies worldwide.
You will find that our officers are a well-trained and well-equipped group of dedicated men and women who are committed to providing the best law enforcement services possible. We strive every day to improve the quality of life which makes this community a great place to live and work.
Area Information: About Hamilton, Ohio. Located on the Great Miami River in the heart of the Cincinnati-Dayton metroplex, Hamilton is a historically-significant city with approximately 63,000 residents. Home to Miami University Hamilton and the County Seat of Butler County, Hamilton is the area center for government, finance, and industry. Known for its unparalleled art, cultural & recreational activities, Hamilton is continually expanding its quality of life offerings. An award-winning community, Hamilton was the 2010 recipient of the Berkeley Springs International Water Tasting “Best Water in the World” award, as well as the recipient of the prestigious 2010 Public Gas System Achievement Award. For more information, please visit www.hamilton-city.org.
Age: Must be 20 ½ on the last day exam is provided and 21 at time of appointment
US Citizen: US citizen or currently in the process of applying for U.S. Citizenship; U.S. Citizenship must be obtained prior to appointment
High School Grad/GED: Yes, verified for finalists
Valid OHIO State Driver's License: Must possess a valid Ohio Driver’s License at time of appointment – Verified for finalists
Vision: Uncorrected total vision of 20/250 and corrected total vision of 20/20 (verified for finalist(s)
Felony, Criminal Activity Disqualifiers:
Drug Use Disqualifiers: