Applying for a Police Officer position
When applying for a Scottsdale Police Officer position, an online City of Scottsdale application must be submitted to the Human Resources department.*The attached link will take you to the online application system.
Applications are reviewed for minimum qualifications:
• US Citizen
• High School Diploma or GED
• 20 years and 6 months at the time of application
Once your application is reviewed for minimum qualifications, you may be invited to the background investigation phase, which includes completing a background questionnaire, background interview, physical fitness and written assessments, and oral board interview.
The Scottsdale Police Personnel Unit reserves the right to change this process.
*Disclaimer: The recruitments for the positions of Police Officer Recruit/Trainee and Police Officer Lateral/Waiver are ongoing and will remain open until all positions have been filled.