Applicants must be able to complete essential job functions of Police Officer, safely and effectively. Must meet vision standards – distant vision at least 20/30, corrected; near vision at least 20/40 in each eye corrected with contact lenses or spectacles, and 20/20 uncorrected. Successful long-term soft contact lens wearers are not subject to the uncorrected criterion. This waiver is extended to users of hard lenses if successful use has been documented. Normal color and depth perception essential. Any condition which interferes with acuity or puts the eyes at risk shall result in disqualification or deferment.
The Examination consists of a written test, physical agility test, and oral interview. Background investigation, including polygraph, will be conducted on candidates who are successful at each stage of the examination series. Offer of hire contingent upon passing a post-offer fitness for duty psychological and medical screening examination.
Fitness Test Requirements.pdf
The written and physical agility exams will be administered at the NH Police Standards & Training Council, Concord, NH on November 14, 2020; and the Oral Board will be administered on November 17 and 18, 2020 . Applicants will be notified by mail/email of any change in dates, therefore it is important to provide a correct and complete mailing address as well as a valid email address and to notify Human Resources of any address change.
Application Special Instructions
MEN and WOMEN who meet the qualifications may compete in the examination process. Applications must be received at the Human Resources Department by 4:30 PM on November 9, 2020.
There is a $25.00 test fee which can be made by credit card, check or money order only.
To pay by credit card please click on the following link https://www3.invoicecloud.com/manchesternh2
Checks and money orders must be made payable to "City of Manchester - Human Resources Department" and submitted to:
City of Manchester
One City Hall Plaza
Manchester, NH 03101
The test fee is NON REFUNDABLE.
IN ADDITION, a copy of your Birth Certificate or other Proof of U.S. Citizenship, High School Diploma and Driver’s License must be included with your application.
THE APPLICATION IS NOT COMPLETE UNTIL THE ABOVE MENTIONED DOCUMENTS AND TEST FEE ARE RECEIVED BY HUMAN RESOURCES.
To apply please visit www.manchesternh.gov/jobs
The City of Manchester is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.