Applications are being accepted for the position of Police Officer with the Borough of Shillington. An application may be secured at the Office of the Secretary, Town Hall, 2 East Lancaster Avenue, Shillington, Pennsylvania or on the Borough’s website at www.shillingtonboro.net. NO APPLICATIONS WILL BE MAILED TO APPLICANTS. COMPLETED APPLICATIONS, TOGETHER WITH AN APPLICATION FEE OF $45.00, MUST BE RETURNED IN PERSON BY THE APPLICANT OR BY CERTIFIED MAIL TO THE SHILLINGTON TOWN HALL, 2 EAST LANCASTER AVENUE, P. O. BOX 247, SHILLINGTON, PENNSYLVANIA 19607, NO LATER THAN 3:00 P.M. ON FRIDAY, JULY 19, 2019.
At the time of application, an applicant must be at least 21 years of age, be a high school graduate or equivalent and possess a current, valid Pennsylvania driver’s license. Additionally, all applicants must have Act 120 Police Officer Certification or be currently enrolled in the Act 120 Police Officer Certification and have successfully completed the Act 120 Certification prior to a conditional hire being offered.
A written examination will be held on Saturday, September 7, 2019 beginning at 9:00 a.m. at the Immanuel United Church of Christ Church located at 99 S. Waverly Street, Shillington. The written examination will be followed by a physical fitness/agility test beginning at 1:00 p.m. at the Governor Mifflin High School stadium.
Other mandatory components of the testing process, which will be scheduled later, are an oral examination, psychological examination, polygraph, background investigation, drug/alcohol screen, and medical examination.
The Borough of Shillington is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
CIVIL SERVICE COMMISSION, BOROUGH OF SHILLINGTON, BERKS COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA