Employment

Mount Union Borough, Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania, announces that applications are being accepted for the positions of full-time and part-time police officers with the Mount Union Police Department. Applicants must be Act-120 certified prior to submitting applications.

 

Applications are available in person at the Mount Union Borough Office located at 9 West Market Street, Mount Union, Huntingdon County, PA 17066. The Borough Office may be reached at (814) 542-4051.

 

MOUNT UNION Police Department Requirements

 

Applicants should ensure they meet the following requirements before beginning the application process.

  • Citizenship: Must be a U.S. citizen and resident of the U.S. for at least five (5) years and if foreign born, possess naturalization papers.
  • Age: Must have arrived at the age of Twenty-one (21). Applicants must be prepared to furnish documentary evidence of date of birth.
  • Must be Act-120 Certified Prior to making application for the position.
  • Character: Must be of a good reputation, moral character and habits.
  • Application: Any willful misstatement, falsification or concealment in respect to the application process shall render the same null and void. Subject to the discretion of the board, a person making such false application shall be prohibited from making any future application. Applications cannot be accepted from persons who have been convicted of a crime or from former police officers removed for cause.
  • Eligibility List: At least once every two (2) years, the current eligibility list will be cancelled and new examinations will be conducted for an entirely new list.
  • Driver’s License: All applicants must possess a valid Driver’s License at the time of application and appointment.

 

Elements of the Selection Process

  1. Written application
  2. Oral interview
  3. Certification by Police Civil Service Board
  4. Background investigation
  5. Psychological exam
  6. Medical exam

 

Approximate Expected Duration of the Selection Process

The selection process lasts approximately two to 24 months.

 
The Mount Union Borough Police Department is an equal opportunity employer.

 

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