Nashua - Police Officer (Entry-Level Test)

Job Overview

Department Nashua Police Department
TypeEntry Level
Job TitlePolice Officer (Entry-Level Test)
Salary$58,212 to $80,274
Deadline Dec 31, 2022 11:59 PM Eastern
Contactbeatoa@nashuapd.com
Location Nashua, NH
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Job Announcement

Nashua Police Department, NH Police Jobs

Nashua, NH Police Department
Now Hiring 

Police Officers

 

UPCOMING ENTRY-LEVEL POLICE TESTS:

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 10, 2022 AT 8:00 AM

SATURDAY, JANUARY 14, 2023 AT 8:00 AM

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 18, 2023 AT 8:00 AM

SATURDAY, MARCH 11, 2023 AT 8:00 AM

 

The Nashua Police Department is seeking applicants for the position of Police Officer. Applicants who are not yet certified will need to take the next entry-level police test, which consists of a written test and a physical fitness test.

The Nashua Police Department is a nationally accredited agency through CALEA with many opportunities for career growth.

 

Do you qualify for a career with the Nashua Police Department?

Minimum Qualifications

All candidates must be United States citizens.
Applicants must NOT have a felony conviction.
Applicants must NOT have a conviction for driving while intoxicated within the last 10 years.

Residency: Continental United States (and valid drivers license required)
Age: Must be at least 21 years old to apply
Height: Proportionate to weight
Weight: Proportionate to height
Education: High School graduate or equivalent
Health & Hearing: Excellent
Eyes: Visual acuity distant - correctable to 20/30, Visual acuity near-correctable to 20/40;
(Normal color and depth perception necessary)
Testing: Written Exam and Physical Agility Tests
Oral Interviews
Background Investigation
Polygraph Examination
Psychological Evaluation
Medical Examination
Duties: Police Officer duties include general or special duty police work in the maintenance of law and order, in the protection of life and property, and in the prevention and suppression of crime.

 

Nashua Police Department Policy on Tattoos

Employees are prohibited from displaying tattoos, scarifications, or brands that are visible below the wrist or above the collar line

Any police officer applicant seeking employment with the Nashua Police Department, sworn or civilian, who has visible tattoo(s) on the arms or legs shall be allowed to compete in the initial testing process including the oral interview.  If the applicant successfully completes these portions of the hiring process, the applicant’s tattoo(s) shall be examined by the background investigator to determine if the tattoo(s) are inappropriate and/or offensive.  If the tattoo(s) are determined to be inappropriate and/or offensive, the applicant will be disqualified from the hiring process.  All visible tattoo(s) will be required to be covered at all times while functioning in a law enforcement capacity or while conducting official business for the Nashua Police Department. 

 

 

Salary/Benefits 

Salary: 

  • First Year Officer: $58,212.00
  • Second Year Officer:$71,401.00
  • Patrolman: $80,274.00

    Certified Payscale:

  • Certified First Year Officers:$60,838.00
  • Certified II:$80,274.00
    (2 years Full-Time Certification required)

 

Health Insurance:

  • Individual and family plans available

 

Equipment & Uniforms:

  • Complete issue upon employment
  • Annual clothing allowance

 

Training:

  • Mandatory upon employment - N.P.D & New Hampshire Police Academy
  • Continuous in-service training
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Educational incentive - annual bonus for Bachelors and Masters degrees

 

Probationary Period: 1 Year
 

Outside Details: Regularly available
 

Vacation:

  • 10 Days annually after 1 year of service
  • 15 Days annually after 4 years of service
  • 20 Days annually after 9 years of service
  • 25 Days annually after 16 years of service

 

Personal Days:

  • 6 Personal days after 1 year of service

 

Holidays:

  • 12 Paid days per year

 

Retirement:

  • New Hampshire Retirement System - 25 Years service
  • Minimum Retirement Age – 50

 

 

Contact Us

 

Nashua Police Department
Professional Standards Bureau
Attn: Officer Adrian Beato
Phone: (603) 589-6187
OR
Attn: Officer Julia Banks
Phone: (603) 589-6157
28 Officer James Roche Drive
Nashua NH, 03062
Fax:(603) 589-3803
E-mail:
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The Nashua Police Department seeks to provide an equal employment opportunity to all people without regard to race, color, sex, religion, age, national origin, or disability and to ensure this practice of nondiscrimination is applied to every aspect of its business activities.

Please direct questions regarding this position to beatoa@nashuapd.com


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