The recruiting process is starting with a written test to be given in East Hartford on Saturday, January 12, 2002. To obtain an application, contact the Personnel Department at: (860) 291-7222 or log on to the Town's website
www.ci.east-hartford.ct.us to download an application form. Closing date for applications is Friday, December 28, 2001.
Officer Entrance Exams are to be held January 12, 2002!! Applications must
be submitted by December 28th, 2001.
East Hartford is a
demographically diverse community with a population of about 49,000 in an
urban/suburban environment. Our Police Department of sworn officers and
civilians plays a vital role in keeping the Town a good place to live, work, and
raise a family
To qualify you must be a U.S.
citizen, at least 21 years old as of January 2001, have a high school diploma
or its equivalent, and be a non-smoker. Experience or education in some phase of
law enforcement or criminal justice will be very helpful. Motivation,
enthusiasm, and commitment to the community are mandatory. Currently certified
Police Officers are encouraged to apply.
$41,721-50,494 as of 7/01/01
of CT Police Officer
and Training Council Requirements
Years of age
School Diploma or Equivalent
M/V Drivers License
correctable to 20/20
No Felony or A/B Misdemeanor Convictions
No Domestic Violence Convictions
Test must be negative
Fitness Exam (Lateral/Comparative)
Applicants will be required to pass 17 week certification training program
at the Municipal Police Training Council (MPTC) Meriden, CT.
East Hartford is
an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Applications from women and
members of minority groups will be welcome.