Police Officer - Lebanon Division of Police

Description : Create community connections and make a positive impact as a police officer with the Lebanon Division of Police!

The City of Lebanon, Ohio is accepting applications for the position of Police Officer. The internationally accredited Lebanon Division of Police serves a population of over 20,000 and is responsible for an area of 14 square miles. The department has an authorized strength of 31 sworn officers, 9 dispatchers and 1 administrative assistant. The citizens of Lebanon are seeking candidates who possess the personal character and professional skills necessary to serve in a position of public trust. Applications will be accepted from United States citizens who are at least 21 years of age and possess a valid Ohio driver’s license. The City of Lebanon offers an excellent employee benefit package and a starting annual salary of $64,750 to $85,758.

Entry level applicants (those not currently employed full-time as a peace officer) must complete a written test through the National Testing Network (NTN), Inc. To fill out the NTN application and schedule a test, go to www.nationaltestingnetwork.com, select Law Enforcement and sign up for the Lebanon Police Department. Candidates who attain a passing score on the entry level exam will be invited to participate in other stages of the selection process. National Testing Network does not replace the Lebanon Police Department's responsibility and decision making in the testing process. All candidate results are provided to the Lebanon Police Department where the final decisions are made. 

Lateral applicants (those currently employed full-time as a peace officer) are not required to complete the written test. Lateral applicants are required to complete all other stages of the hiring process to be considered for employment with the City of Lebanon. If selected, prior full-time service will be taken into consideration when determining starting pay and leave benefits. 

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Contact : Position open until filled. 

All applicants must obtain a City of Lebanon employment application at the Personnel Department located in the City Building at 50 S Broadway, Lebanon, OH 45036, or on the City website at lebanonohio.gov

The City of Lebanon requires a pre-employment medical examination and drug screening, and is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

Questions regarding the hiring process may be emailed to Captain Matt Weithofer at mweithofer@lebanonohio.gov

Deadline for Applying : Open until filled