Andalusia Police Dept.

Employment Requirements

Applicant must provide High School Diploma or GED certificate. Applicant must possess a valid Alabama driver license. Applicant must be at least 21 years of age. Applicant must be a citizen of the United States. Applicant cannot have any felony convictions in any State or be under indictment or have a pending case. (Note: a pardon does not nullify a conviction.) Applicant cannot have a misdemeanor conviction involving domestic violence or moral turpitude or have a pending case regarding such. Applicant who has been a member of the armed forces of the United States must provide proof of honorable discharge. Applicant shall be a person of good moral character and reputation. A background investigation will be conducted. Applicant will be required to pass a physical agility/ability examination. Agility course involves: A timed run of 150 yards while completing the below listed requirements. Pushing a vehicle on a level surface for 15 feet. (Running for 50 yards) Climbing a 6 foot fence. (Running for 50 yards) Climbing through a 2 foot square window frame. (Running for 25 yards) Walking a balance beam for 15 feet. (Running for 25 yards) Dragging a weighted object (165 lbs) a distance of 15 feet. The above 7 requirements must all be completed within 90 seconds. Ability portion involves: Completing 25 sit-ups in 60 seconds. Completing 22 push-ups in 60 seconds. Completing a 1.5 mile run in 15 minutes and 28 seconds. Applicant must attend and graduate from an approved in state Police Academy after initial hire to continue employment as a Police Officer. The hiring process begins by filling out an application for employment, you can do this at the Andalusia City Hall Human Resources Office.
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