Police Officer

Job Description: 

The City of Oxford is seeking applicants for the classified position of Police Officer with a starting salary of $58,619.40 per year ($28.1824 per hour).  There is a $15.00 non-refundable examination fee which must accompany the application. 

Qualifications: Valid driver’s license; high school diploma or equivalent (Bachelor’s Degree preferred); U.S. Citizen with no felony convictions.  Applicants must be 20 ½ years of age on or prior to the date of examination and not have passed their 36th birthday by original appointment.  Those applicants who are certified and experienced Ohio Police Officers shall have a maximum age of 50.  Graduate of an Ohio Police Basic Training Academy preferred but not required. Candidates must be able to pass a physical agility exam, psychological evaluation, background investigation and pre-employment physical, including vision test, hearing test and a drug screen.  Applicants will also be required to pass a truth verification examination.

A copy of the job description, application and Before You Apply document are available on our website or can be requested via email to hr@cityofoxford.org . Deadline for receipt of application, signed ‘Before You Apply’ acknowledgement, and $15.00 Classified Service Exam fee is Monday, October 1, 2018, at 5:00 P.M.  Applicants will be notified by mail with instructions for the written Classified Service Examination to be given on Wednesday, October 17, 2018, beginning at 6:00pm and Saturday, October 20, 2018, beginning at 8:00am.

Human Resources Department/Police Officer

City of Oxford

15 S. College Avenue

Oxford, Ohio  45056

Fax:  513-523-7769

Email:  hr@cityofoxford.org

Job Type: 
Full Time
Opening Date: 
Thursday, August 30, 2018
Department: 
Police & Parking

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