City of Pawtucket Law Enforcement Officer Recruitment

Applications to be Accepted through September 19, 2022

Mayor Donald R. Grebien and Public Security Director Authorities Chief Tina Goncalves have actually revealed that the Pawtucket Authorities Department will be accepting applications through September 19, 2022 for brand-new officers.

” Pawtucket is an excellent neighborhood to live, work, and dedicate to civil service” stated Mayor Donald R. Grebien. “Ending up being a policeman or firemen is a fulfilling experience and holds the terrific obligation of securing our residents and our neighborhood. We hope you will join our group.”

” The leading concern of the Pawtucket Authorities Department is to guarantee the security of the locals, organizations, and visitors to our city,” stated Chief Goncalves. “We are constantly trying to find certified and committed people who will boost our group and help in serving the general public.”

Requirements for cops prospects which need to be satisfied by candidates at the time of application consist of the following:

  • Graduation from high school or a General Education Diploma (GED)
  • Age 18 or older, no greater than 42 years of age by September 19, 2022
  • U.S. Person
  • A legitimate motorist’s license
  • Thirty (30) finished college credits from a certified college or one (1) year active military service in lieu of college credits.

Passing the physical dexterity test is a crucial action in ending up being an officer. In an effort to assist candidates get ready for the physical dexterity test, the Department will hold a “mock” physical dexterity test on September 4, 2022. Please check out www. for additional information and updates. Throughout this mock test, candidates can take part in a simulated physical dexterity test while getting training and help by qualified assessors. Candidates are asked to get here thirty minutes early to sign in, and each candidate MUST sign a waiver upon arrival to get involved. The main dexterity test is set up for September 4, 2022. Fit2Serve and CertifyFit are likewise being accepted.

While interested people do not require to be Pawtucket locals to use, locals who offer paperwork of having actually resided in Pawtucket for the previous 3 years will have an extra 5 points contributed to their rating if they pass the composed examination. An extra 5 points will likewise be contributed to people who are proficient in any 2nd language as spoken by a minimum of 10% (10 percent) of City locals as figured out by the United States Census Bureau.

Authorities applications will just be accepted through If you have any concerns relating to the requirements, please call the Worker Workplace at 401-728-0500 ext. 235.

The City of Pawtucket is a Level Playing Field Company and totally abides by the Americans with Disabilities Act. We commemorate variety and are devoted to producing an inclusive environment for all workers. Minority and female prospects are motivated to use.