Appraisal of Experience and Education/Training: Application packets will be evaluated on the basis of information provided. Applicant's education, training, and experience will be assessed. The passing score is 70%. The top qualifying candidates will be invited to participate further in the examination process. Meeting or exceeding qualifications does not guarantee the applicant will be invited to participate in the oral examination process.
Oral Examination: An examination panel will evaluate applicant's education and experience through an Oral Examination.
Placement on the Civil Service Register is determined by weighted examination scores as follows:
Appraisal of Experience and Education/Training - Passing Score 70% - Weight 40%
Oral Board Examination - Passing Score 70% - Weight 60%
Required Application Materials: On-line or paper application, personal résumé and a copy of your Washington State Peace Officer Certification are required. Incomplete application packets will not be considered. The City of Bremerton is NOT responsible for errors of any kind with faxed or e-mailed application packets. Original signature is required on paper application forms. It is the responsibility of the applicant to carefully list all pertinent experience and training.
NOTE: Any applicant who wishes to appeal any part of an examination shall file an appeal in writing with the Civil Service Officer within five (5) working days (Civil Service Rule 9.23A) following administration of the examination.