Police Officer Application

The City of Fairmont is accepting applications for the position of Police Officer. Please be advised that the following information will be required at the time of filing your application for the position of Police Officer:

1)    Civil Service Application (application is attached)

2)    Copy of Birth Certificate

3)    Copy of Driver’s License

4)    Copy of High School Diploma, GED or High School Transcripts

5)    Current Photo (individual photograph – does not include picture on driver’s license)

Included in the below packet/application is a copy of the requirements for the position and a copy of the fitness standards for the physical agility test and for entrance into the West Virginia Police Academy. Please be advised that the physical agility test will be given at a later date to the applicants that successfully pass the written exam.

All applications, and required information to be submitted with your application, are to be returned to the City Clerk’s Office, City/County Complex, 200 Jackson Street, Room 312, Fairmont, by 1:00 p.m., Friday, February 22, 2019 in order to be eligible to take the written exam.

The written exam will be held on Saturday, March 9, 2019, at 10:00 a.m., at the Public Safety Building located at 500 Quincy Street in downtown Fairmont.

If you have any questions or need additional information, please feel free to contact me at 304-366-6212, ext. 329 or email me at jkeller@fairmontwv.gov.