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Police Officer

 

Deadline for Paperwork

10am on Monday, July 28, 2014.

Step 1

Create a UT EID if you don't already have one.

Step 2

Upload your resume with job posting number: 14-03-31-01-6335

****You must have already passed the TCOLE Peace Officer Exam to apply for this position****

Step 3

Download and complete the Police Office prescreen qualifications form (PDF)

Step 4

Send completed presceen form to utpdjobs@austin.utexas.edu

MUST be completed and turned in before you are eligible to test!

Step 5

Once your prescreen form has been approved, you will receive a Personal History Statement form and a Pre-Employment Polygraph Questionnaire. Complete both forms and send to utpdjobs@austin.utexas.edu

*Important: You must have already passed the TCOLE Peace Officer Exam to apply for this position. All paperwork due by 10am on Monday, July 28, 2014.


Officer FAQs

What if I don’t already have my TCOLE Peace Officer License?

At this time you do not qualify for this position. We will start the application for cadet in late August for a January 2015 academy.

Do I have to have college to apply?

No, you must have a High School Diploma or GED.

Do I need a copy of all my College transcripts?

Yes, if you attended College or a University you will need certified copies from every College or University you attended.

Do I need a copy of my High School diploma?

If you do not have a copy of your High School diploma your High School transcript will suffice.

What does the Physical Fitness Course consist of?

See Physical Agility Test Policy and Procedures (PDF)

Guard (2 openings)

 

Deadline for Paperwork

5pm on Friday, August 8, 2014.

Step 1

Create a UT EID if you don’t already have one.

Step 2

Submit your application and upload your resume with job posting number: 14-07-24-01-6343

Step 3

Download and complete the Guard prescreen qualifications form (PDF)

Step 4

Send the completed presceen form to utpdjobs@austin.utexas.edu

Step 5

Once your prescreen form has been approved, you will receive a Personal History Statement form and a Pre-Employment Polygraph Questionnaire. Complete both forms and send to utpdjobs@austin.utexas.edu

Checklist:

__ Submit your application and upload your resume on the UT Human Resource website.
__ Send the completed prescreen form to utpdjobs@austin.utexas.edu. Due immediately. Once your prescreen form has been approved, you will receive the pre-employment packet containing a Personal History Statement form and a Pre-Employment Polygraph Questionnaire.
__ Send the completed pre-employment packet forms (Personal History Statement and Pre-Employment Polygraph Questionnaire) to utpdjobs@austin.utexas.edu. Due by 5PM on Friday, August 8.

Communication Operator

Deadline:

10am on Monday, July 28, 2014

Step 1: Create a UT EID

Create a UT EID if you don't already have one.

Step 2: Upload Your Resume

Upload your résumé and references to job posting number 14-06-09-01-6345 on the UT Human Resource website.

Step 3: Download & Complete Prescreen

Download and complete the Communication Operator prescreen qualifications form (PDF).

Step 4: Prescreen Return

Send completed prescreen form to utpdJobs@austin.utexas.edu. Due immediately.

*** MUST be completed and turned in before you are eligible to test! ***

Step 5: Prescreen Return

Once your prescreen form has been approved, you will receive a Personal History Statement form and a Pre-Employment Polygraph Questionnaire. Complete both forms and send to utpdjobs@austin.utexas.edu

Step 6: Dispatch Written Test

Take the Dispatch written test at the UT Austin Police Department Building, 2201 Robert Dedman Dr. Please allow 2 ½ hours for testing.

Two test dates will be offered. You will be notified of the test dates and times.

Step 7: Skills Test

Skills scores for spelling and typing must be on file by 5PM on Monday, July 7. Testing takes place at the Human Resource Service Center in the North Office A Building (NOA) located at 101 E. 27th St.

Checklist:

__ Send the completed prescreen form to utpdjobs@austin.utexas.edu. Due immediately. Once your prescreen has been approved you will receive the Pre-employment packet containing a Personal History Statement form and a Pre-Employment Polygraph Questionnaire.
__ Upload your résumé and references on the UT Human Resource website.
__ Take the typing and spelling skills tests at the Human Resource Service Center in the North Office A Building. Due by 5PM on Monday, July 7.
__ Take the written Dispatch test on either of the test dates.
__Send to completed Pre-employment packet forms (Personal History Statement and Pre-Employment Polygraph Questionnaire) to utpdjobs@austin.utexas.edu. Due by 10AM on Monday, July 28.