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Entry Level Police Positions

The Bellevue Police Department is accepting entry level police officer applications at this time. The department continuously accepts test results for entry level police officer throughout the year, and will hire 20+ officers in 2017.

Salary Range: 2017
$5,332 Step 1 / Police Recruit - $7,387 Step 5 / Top Step (Not including education incentive pay or premium pay)

Bellevue Police applicants are required to pass a physical agility test, a general aptitude written test, and a video based scenario test through National Testing Network. Based upon the results of National Testing Network scores, applicants will be ranked and selected for an oral board interview. Based on the oral board interview scores, applicants are placed on a civil service eligibility list. Applicants who are ranked high on the civil service list will be selected to undergo a comprehensive pre-employment background investigation. Applicants who successfully pass the pre-employment background investigation may receive a conditional offer of employment. These applicants will then have to pass a full medical exam, a psychological evaluation, and a polygraph examination before employment.

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Please apply online at http://www.nationaltestingnetwork.com/. Testing for Bellevue Police may be scheduled at any of National Testing Network’s locations.

For more information, contact Police Recruiting at BPDJOBS@bellevuewa.gov

The City of Bellevue is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity in its workforce.

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Contact Information

450 110th Ave. NE
P.O. Box 90012
Bellevue, WA 98009
Contact: Recruiting Hotline
Phone: 425-452-4BPD
Fax: 425-452-4297
E-mail: BPDJOBS@bellevuewa.gov
Contact: For emergencies (including hearing impaired), 911

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