Wilkes-Barre City Police Civil Service Commission Announces Entry Level Police Officers Examination

The City of Wilkes-Barre Police Civil Service Commission has announced the Entry Level Police Officers examination schedule.

All candidates for the Wilkes-Barre Police Civil Service Testing must submit an application to the Wilkes-Barre City Clerk’s Office no later than Thursday, March 16, 2023, at 4:00 PM.

Applications for the Police Department are available from 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM, in the Clerk’s Office, Fourth Floor, City Hall, 40 East Market Street, Wilkes-Barre and online at www.wilkes-barre.city/civilserviceapplication. There is a non-refundable $100.00 filing fee due at time of submitting an application.

The written examination will take place on Saturday, April 1, 2023, at 8:30 AM at Wilkes-Barre Area Career & Technical Center, 350 Jumper Road, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18705.

Candidates must pass the written test in order to qualify to take the physical agility test, which will be given on Saturday, April 22, 2023 at Wilkes University’s Ron & Rhea Simms Center on Main, 169 S Main St, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701.

Information regarding the written and physical exams will be issued when the application is submitted. If you have already submitted an application, the information will be emailed or mailed to you.

The City of Wilkes-Barre is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and hires employees in all job classifications without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or family status.