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Interested in Law Enforcement? Join the Rock Springs Police Department!

rspd shieldThe Rock Springs Police Civil Service Commission
 is requesting applications from persons interested in employment with the Rock Springs Police Department, for the purpose of establishing an eligibility roster for future hiring.

 

Entry Level Wage is $24.93 per hour with excellent benefits. 

Lateral Hire Wage is $25.56 per hour.

 Join our team: Police Officer Application

 

Applications must be turned in at City Hall by June 1st, 2015 by 4:00 p.m.

 

Candidates must pass the written P.O.S.T. test, physical fitness performance test, and oral board interview, polygraph and intensive background investigation.

 

Next testing Date: June 17th thru June 18th, 2015

The Rock Springs Police Civil Service Commission has set these days as the next testing date to establish an eligibility roster for entry-level patrol officer's for the Rock Springs Police Department.

 

1. Written Test: June 17th, 2015 at 8:30 a.m.

         Location: Rock Springs Fire Station #3

 145 Industrial Dr.

Applicants that pass the written portion of testing will proceed to the physical fitness test

2. Physical Fitness Test: June 17th, 2015 at 1:00 p.m.

Location: Rock Springs Family Recreation Center

3900 Sweetwater Drive

This is a pass/fail test.

Comfortable clothing such as shorts, sweats, t-shire, tennis shoes or sport shoes are recommended.   

If you pass the physical fitness test, you will be advised to report to the Rock Springs City Hall for an oral board interview.

3. Oral Board Interviews: June 18th, 2015

Location: Rock Springs City Hall

 212 D St

4. Polygraph Examination: If you pass the oral board, a polygraph will be scheduled for that afternoon or the next day. 

Please clear your schedule for all 3 days.

  • Eat something prior to the polygraph and limit your caffeine intake, cell phones are not allowed during the polygraph so please leave them in your car and comfortable clothing is suggested.  .

 

For information about testing contact the City of Rock Springs at (307) 352-1500.

Note: To qualify for employment, candidates must have reached their 21st birthday by the date of hire.
 

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Physical Fitness Performance Requirements Chart

Minimum Physical Fitness Standard (40th Percentile)

 

         TEST - Male

20-29

30-34

35-39

40-44

45-49

50-54

55-59

1 Minute Sit-up

38

34

31

29

26

24

21

1 Minute Push-up

29

24

21

18

15

13

11

1 ½ Mile Run

12:51

13:36

13:45

14:29

14:58

15:26

16:05

 

         TEST - Female

20-29

30-34

35-39

40-44

45-49

50-54

55-59

1 Minute Sit-up

32

25

22

20

17

14

10

1 Minute Push-up

23

19

16

13

12

11

8

1 ½ Mile Run

15:26

15:57

16:28

16:58

17:26

17:55

18:20

 

  • A passing score requires an average of the 40th percentile with no individual area scoring below the 25th

 

We suggest that each applicant be aware of their own physical abilities, and practice each of the required categories in advance of attempting the department physical testing.  Keep in mind that Rock Springs is 6388 feet above sea level (More than a thousand feet higher than the Mile High city of Denver, Colorado).

The City of Rock Springs is an equal opportunity employer.

 

 

 

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