Employment Opportunities

Hiring process for Police Department applicants:

The hiring process for the Police Department may include, depending on experience and/or certification(s):

  • Apply for a position by submitting an online application   
  • Physical Ability Test (police officer applicants only)
  • Personal History Statement (all applicants)  
  • Writing exercise (police officers and dispatch applicants)
  • Interview 
  • Background Investigation (all applicants) 
  • Psychological testing (police officer and dispatch applicants only) 
  • Polygraph testing (police officer and dispatch applicants only) 
  • Physical exam including drug screen (all applicants)

 Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. The City of Mount Pleasant is an equal opportunity employer.

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