The City of Bucyrus, Ohio will conduct examinations for the position of Police Officer for the Bucyrus Police Department to establish an eligibility list.
The Bucyrus Police Department serves the City of Bucyrus, which has a population of approximately 12,000 people and an area of 12 square miles. Bucyrus is located 60 miles north of Columbus on St. Rt. 4. The Department has an authorized strength of 22 sworn officers, plus civilian employees.
Bucyrus has a progressive and pro-active department working in a community oriented policing system. We are seeking candidates with a strong desire to enter into and excel in the law enforcement profession. Employment includes a competitive benefits package with medical, dental, vision and the Ohio Police and Fire Pension Plan. Starting wage is $21.62 per hour with step increases and longevity pay.
(the criteria to pass fitness test is included in application, page 18)
Applications can be obtained at the Bucyrus Police Department, 500 S. Sandusky Ave., Bucyrus, Ohio 44820 or downloaded at www.cityofbucyrusoh.us beginning February 24, 2017. Applications can be submitted in person or by U.S. Mail no later than March 31, 2017. Applicants must include a non-refundable $15 application fee (cash or money order only, payable to Bucyrus Civil Service Commission.). Failure to have application complete or return the application within the stated guidelines will disqualify the applicant from testing. The physical fitness testing will be held on Saturday, April 8, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. at Bucyrus High School, 900 W. Perry St., Bucyrus, Ohio. The Civil Service examination will be held on Sunday, April 9, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers at Bucyrus City Hall, 500 S. Sandusky Ave., Bucyrus, Ohio.
THE CITY OF BUCYRUS IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/ADA EMPLOYER
BUCYRUS POLICE DEPARTMENT, 500 S. SANDUSKY AVE., BUCYRUS, OH (419-562-1006)