***Note: Applicants must pass each step to continue through the process ***
Step 1: Complete the City of Georgetown online application. Applicants must have a valid email address to apply.
Step 2: Complete the Georgetown Police Department’s Personal History Statement and bring it, with all required documents, to the civil service exam.
Step 3: Complete a professional resume and bring it to the civil service exam.
Step 4: Written Civil Service exam. Applicants must score a 70 to pass.
Step 5: Pre-Screen Interview to access automatic background disqualifiers and organizational fit. This interview will be completed the day of the civil service test.
Step 6: Physical Essential Functions Test (Leopard Course). Applicants must complete the course in 3 minutes and 30 seconds to pass. This test will be completed the day of the civil service exam.
Step 7: Behavioral Personnel Assessment Device (BPAD). Applicants must score a 75 to pass. The BPAD will be completed the day of the civil service exam.
Step 8: Comprehensive background investigation
Step 9: Oral board interview
Step 10: Polygraph examination
Step 11: Interview with the Chief
Step 12: Drug screen and medical evaluation
Step 13: Physiological evaluation