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Recruitment Information



Patrol Officres


The Scottsdale Police Department is always searching for qualified individuals who want to join our corps of law enforcement professionals. Many opportunities are available from sworn Police Officers to a variety of exciting and attractive civilian positions. Our organization is proud of our professionalism, our values and providing the best services to the citizens of Scottsdale.


What can we offer you?

• A highly competitive compensation and benefits package to include first day coverage of benefits.
• A variety of health and dental plans to meet individual and family needs.
• Two weeks vacation beginning your first year of employment.
• State-of-the-art equipment and technology that enhances our employees’ ability to do their job and learn a variety of new skills.
• Exciting opportunities for advanced training, education and growth available to all employees.

Our foundation is based on strong leadership. We expect sound decision making and ethical behavior from our workforce. We believe our employees are important contributors to our organizations success. Come join one of the premier law enforcement agencies in the nation!



The City of Scottsdale is an Equal Opportunity Employer



The Scottsdale Police Department is accepting on-line applications for the Police Officer Recruits, Laterals & Waivers position from Saturday, 9/6/14 through Sunday, 9/21/14.  This recruitment is for a November 1st test (by invitation only). 

Online applications are available through the City of Scottsdale's Employment Opportunities website.

A list of all our future tests for the Police Officer position may be found under Test Dates.

If you any questions, please contact the Scottsdale Public Safety Personnel Unit.


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