Lorain Police Hiring Police Officers

Lorain Police Hiring Police Officers

By In News On July 24, 2017

The Lorain Police Department is hiring Police Patrolman.  The salary range for this position is from $37,033 a year (while in the police academy) to $54,488 a year (after three years).  See the full job announcement at the City of Lorain webpage for the full details of this position:



Applications will be available on Monday, July 31, 2017 in the Lorain Civil Service Commission Office located on the 7th Floor of Lorain City Hall at 200 W. Erie Avenue, Lorain, Ohio.  They also will be posted online at the City of Lorain webpage.  Applications can be turned in between Monday, July 31, 2017 and Friday, August 25, 2017 between the hours of 9:00AM and 4:30PM.  They must be turned in, in person, by the job applicant or his/her representative.

The civil service test for this position will be on Wednesday, September 6, 2017 at 6:00PM at the Lorain County Community College (1005 Abbe Road North, Elyria, Ohio 44035) in the Spitzer Conference Center.   The exam will test the following areas: Ability to learn and apply police information, ability to observe and remember details, verbal ability, ability to follow directions, ability to  use judgement and logic.  A score of at least 70 percent must be achieved in order to be eligible to take the agility exam.

Those who pass the written civil service exam will then be eligible to take an agility examination.  The agility exam is pass or fail and will be given on Saturday, October 7, 2017 at 9AM.  The test will be held at George Daniel Field.  There will be two PRACTICE tests at the same location.  One is on Wednesday, August 30, 2017 at 6PM and one is on Saturday, September 16, 2017 at 10:00AM.  (Note:  This section has been corrected to show the practice tests are separate from the actual test date)

Again, please see the job announcement at the above provided link for the full details of this position.

A public information and recruitment forum for this position will be held on Tuesday, August 8, 2017 from 6:00PM to 7:30PM at the Lorain Police Department located at 100 W. Erie Ave, Lorain, Ohio.

NOTE:  This post has been updated to correct the date for September 6, 2017.  The post initially listed that date as a Tuesday when it is in fact a Wednesday.