Whitehall Borough Civil Service Examination
The Whitehall Borough Civil Service Commission invites all qualified persons to apply and participate in a competitive examination for the position of Full-Time Police Patrolman. The written exam will begin at 9:00 am on Saturday, August 14, 2021 at Harrison Middle School, 129 Windvale Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15236.
Whitehall Borough is situated in the southern hills of Allegheny County and shares a border with the City of Pittsburgh. Our location makes it easy to quickly find almost any amenity or adventure to meet your or your family needs. We are known as a vibrant and diverse community that is part of the Baldwin Whitehall School District and home to an award-winning Public Library. The Borough is also in the process of renovating its community parks and will soon break ground on a new community pool complex.
Applicants shall be citizens of the United States, at least 21 years of age, and graduated from an accredited high school or have equivalent education acceptable to the commission. A minimum of sixty (60) college credits is preferred but not required. Applicants shall be medically fit for the performance of the duties of a police officer, of good moral character, physical condition, and licensed to operate a motor vehicle in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. In addition, successful applicants must be able to meet the following uniform policy of the Whitehall Borough Police Department: Tattoos, branding, or any other type of physical modification are not permitted if visible while the member is wearing the uniform of the day, including short sleeve shirt. Additional requirements are outlined in the Whitehall Borough Civil Service Rules and regulations.
Whitehall Borough police officers are provided an excellent salary and generous benefits package:
2021 Starting Salary: $75,496.
6 weeks of vacation after 20 years.
Excellent medical, dental, and vision plans.
Defined benefit pension.
Employee funded 457 plan and Credit Union.
All applications must be received by 4:00 p.m., Friday, August 6 2021 to be considered for this examination. A $50.00 non-refundable application fee must accompany the application in the form of check or money order only, made payable to the Borough of Whitehall.
Borough of Whitehall is an Equal Opportunity Employer