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Police Officer (Part Time)

The Borough of Zelienople Civil Service Commission will be conducting competitive testing for Part Time Police Officer. The Physical agility test will begin at 10:00 am on December 17, 2019 at the Allegheny County Police Academy, 700 W. Ridge Drive, Allison Park, PA  15101. The agility test will be graded pass or fail.  Candidates who pass the agility test will be permitted to take the written examination that will take place at 1:00 PM following the agility test at the Zelienople Borough Municipal Building located at 111 W. New Castle Street, Zelienople, PA. Candidates who pass the written test will be offered a graded oral interview which will occur at a later date. The grading of all tests will be in accordance with the Rules and Regulations of the Borough of Zelienople Civil Service Commission.

Applicant Qualifications & Requirements:

21 years of age

Act 120 Certified by the MPOETC including certification number

High School diploma or equivalency

Valid Pennsylvania operator’s license

United States Citizen

Applicant must be both mentally and physically fit to perform the duties of a Police Officer

Applicants who are placed on the eligible list will be required to pass a background check.

Applicants who are offered a position will be required to submit to Physical and Psychological Examinations.

Additional Information:

Applicants hired by the Borough of Zelienople will be subject to a one year probationary period.

All wages are in accordance with the Current Collective Bargaining Agreement.


Applicant hired will be required to work six 12 hour shifts within every two week pay period. 

Applications are available at the Borough of Zelienople Police Department, 111 W. New Castle Street, Zelienople, PA 16063 M-F, 8 AM to 4 PM. Requests for applications can also be made by sending an email to  All applications must be submitted with a check or money order in the amount of $35.00 payable to the Borough of Zelienople.  Test fee is non-refundable.  Test admission ticket will be mailed out upon receipt of completed application.

Applications shall be returned in person or by mail no later than 1:00 PM on December 5, 2019 to:

Borough of Zelienople

Civil Service Testing

111 W. New Castle Street

Zelienople, PA 16063

For Information Call: 724-452-3003