Plymouth Township
Montgomery County, Pennsylvania

Police Officer Opportunities

Entry Level Police Officer

The Plymouth Township Civil Service Commission will conduct an examination to create an eligibility list for the position of Police Officer-Entry Level of the Plymouth Township Police Department.

Applicants must be at least 18 years of age before April 6, Every applicant for any position in the Police Department shall:

  1. possess a diploma from an accredited high school or a graduate equivalency diploma and
  2. be a United States Citizen andc. be physically  and  mentally  fit  to  perform  the  full duties of a police officer and
  3. possess a  valid  motor  vehicle  operator’s  license issued by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and
  4. be qualified for certification by having successfully completed   the   minimum   training   and   education prescribed  by  the  Municipal  Police  Education  and Training  Act  (“Act  120”),  53  Pa.C.S.A.  §2161,  et seq. prior to being selected from any certified eligibility list for a conditional offer of employment.

All applicants must complete a written application for employment.  Applications  can  be  obtained  from  Plymouth Township Police Department, 700 Belvoir Road, Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462 or downloaded from the police documents section at Completed applications must be hand-delivered to the Plymouth Township Police Department no later than 4:00 P.M. on April 6, 2018 or postmarked on or before April 6, 2018. No exceptions will be made.  Applications shall not be submitted by facsimile or electronic mail.

The written examination for the position of Police Officer- Entry Level will be held on April 20, 2018, beginning at 6:30 P.M. at  the  Colonial  Middle  School,  716  Belvoir  Road,  Plymouth Meeting, PA  19462.  Proper identification required.

Plymouth Township is an equal opportunity employer. It is the policy of both the Township and the Commission to grant equal employment  opportunities  to  qualified  persons  without  regard  to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, age, marital status or non-job related physical or mental handicap, or disability. The Township and the Commission will provide equal opportunities in employment and promotion.  A complete copy of the Township’s hiring policy, as set forth in its Civil Service Rules, is available for inspection during regular business hours at the Township Building, 700 Belvoir Road, Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462.