Meriden - Entry Level Police Officer

Job Overview

Department Meriden Police Department
TypeEntry Level
Job TitleEntry Level Police Officer
Salary$57,152 to $87,526
Deadline Apr 1, 2023 11:59 PM Eastern
Location Meriden, CT
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Bright, Energetic, Professional 
We Want You for the Meriden Police Department

The City of Meriden announces an open recruitment process for the position of entry level Police Officer.  Applicants will be required to successfully complete a written examination, drug screening, physical ability test, thorough background investigation, polygraph, psychological, oral interview, spelling test, handwritten essay, and physical examination. 

 The City will accept applicants who have met the application criteria as set below.  

Closing date is April 1, 2023

 Application Process:

You must take and pass the Connecticut Police Chiefs Association - CPCA written

You must take and pass the Police Physical Ability Assessment Program (CHIP) CT CHIP

You must be 21 by date of appointment

You must complete an online application and upload a resume to

It is essential that you read the above attachments prior to submitting your online application.   

  • Communication regarding your testing schedule, test results, and advancement in this testing processes will ONLY be done via email.  Therefore, you must check your email often and log onto to view updates.

"The City of Meriden reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to determine that an applicant is not qualified for a position based upon a background check, psychological evaluation, prior work history or other job related factors".

The City of Meriden is an equal opportunity employer, women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.


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Jobs close at 11:59 PM (Eastern) on the deadline date specified, or when the position capacity has been met, or unless otherwise specified in the announcement. If the deadline date is not specified in the announcement, the agency has sole discretion on setting the deadline and jobs may close without notice. It is the applicant's responsibility to thoroughly read and understand the deadline requirements and capacity limits as outlined by the agency.

Applicants are responsible for checking their email and logging into their PoliceApp, PublicSafetyApp, FireFighterApp or EmployementApp account to monitor for emails, scheduling and process updates.

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