Become a Police Officer with the Fargo Police Department
A career in a community oriented law enforcement agency can be yours if you want a job that offers: challenge, excitement, variety, teamwork and job satisfaction, opportunities for special assignments and career development, opportunities for promotion, outstanding benefit package including health and dental coverage, and an excellent retirement program.
Upcoming Testing Dates and Locations
Testing Date: March 17, 2016 at 5:30 pm. Testing will take place at Alexandria Technical and Community College, room 743, 1601 Jefferson Street, Alexandria MN 56308. Deadline to register for the testing is March 15, 2016. By applying online you are registering for the test.
Registration for the March 17, 2016 testing is now closed.
Apply Online: http://applyonline.hr.cityoffargo.com/postings.aspx
Preparing for Testing
Contact Human Resources Generalist, Shaun Crowell, at (701) 241-8162 or firstname.lastname@example.org if you have questions about the application process.
In order to qualify for Veteran's Preference, you must be a North Dakota resident and have served in the active military forces during a period of war or received the armed forces expeditionary or other campaign service medal during an emergency condition, and must be released under other than dishonorable conditions. See North Dakota Century Code 37-19.1.
Applicants may prepare for the written exam by downloading the Police Orientation Guide at http://www.fpsi.com/police-orientation-guide-download-disclaimer/ You will want to download the NPST Candidate Orientation Guide.
On the day of testing
You must bring with you:
- A completed Background Investigation Packet
- A copy of your DD-214 if you are claiming Veteran's Preference
- A Driver's License
For more information contact:
Sergeant Travis Stefonowicz
Shaun Crowell, Human Resources Generalist