The Springettsbury Township Police Department is a member of the Metropolitan York Police Testing Consortium.
The Metropolitan York Police Testing Consortium will be holding entry level testing on Friday,
July 22nd, 2016 and Saturday, July 23rd, 2016 at the York County School of Technology,
located at 2179 South Queen Street York, PA 17403. This testing will consist only of the written examination!
All Departments are Equal Opportunity Employers.
Member Departments listed participate in the York County Forensic Team and the York County
Quick Response Team. Each Department offers an attractive starting salary and elaborate benefits packages.
Many of the participating departments have applicant drug policies, which will be considered
prior to hiring.
Applications/information packets must be submitted with a $50.00 non-refundable check or money order.
Acceptance of Applications will close at 4:30 pm on Friday Juuly 15th, 2016.
Age 21 before the start of the police academy—Non-Civil Service Departments
Age 21 before the written examination—Civil Service Departments
Must possess a valid PA Driver’s License prior to appointment
Physically and mentally fit
In addition to other physical examination criteria:
*The applicant must be able to distinguish a normal whisper at a distance of
15 feet. The test shall be independently conducted for each ear, while the
tested ear is facing away from the speaker and the other ear is firmly covered
with the palm of the hand. The applicant is prohibited from using a
hearing aid during the testing. If the applicant fails the whisper test, a decibel audio test is
*The applicant must have distant vision of at least 20/70, uncorrected, in the stronger eye,
correctable to 20/20; and at least 20/200, uncorrected, in the weaker eye, correctable to
at least 20/40; and must be free of any significant visual abnormalities.
i. The applicant must have normal depth perception.
II. The applicant must have normal color perception
III. The applicant must be free from any other significant visual abnormalities.
Individuals with disabilities who will need reasonable accommodation in order to complete the
test should inform any of the Departments no later than 2 weeks prior to the administration of
the test. The individual requesting the accommodation must provide documentation of the need
APPLICANTS MAY BE REQUIRED TO PASS A PHYSICAL FITNESS TEST PRIOR TO APPOINTMENT.
All MPOETC standards may be reviewed on the MPOETC website at www.mpoetc.state.pa.us
NOTE: Veterans receive standard Veteran’s Preference points or Veteran’s Preference.
Please click on link below to obtain more information.