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Qualified persons are invited to apply to Chartiers Township to take competitive examinations leading to eligibility for appointment as a Full-Time Police Officer for the Chartiers Township Police Department.

Minimum requirements: Age 21, High School Diploma, Valid PA Driver’s License, and be Act 120 certified prior to the appointment date.

Successful applicants must also meet all the requirements of the township’s hiring policy that will include a background investigation, and if selected, be required to successfully pass a physical and psychological examination.

An application package including the application form, township’s physical agility requirements (waiver form) may be obtained at the Chartiers Township Municipal Center, located at 2 Buccaneer Drive, Houston, PA 15342 or  Applications will be emailed upon request. A completed application, with a $35.00 non-refundable application fee, must be filed before 12:00 PM on August 31, 2019 at the Municipal Center address, as noted above.                                      

The written and agility testing will be conducted at the Chartiers-Houston High School located at 2050 West Pike Street Houston, Pa. 15342 on Saturday, September 28, 2019 at 10:00 am. All applicants will report to the track located behind the school. Written test study guide can be obtained at


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