CAMBRIDGE, Ohio -- The Cambridge Police Department is looking for a few good men, or women. A competitive examination for entry level police officer will be conducted on Tuesday, August 5th at Cambridge High School.
Applicants must be 21, by August 5th, have a high school diploma, GED or other proof of high school graduation and a valid Ohio drivers license. Additional credit for former military service requires a copy of honorable discharge. The Cambridge Civil Service Commission will conduct the exam, which cost $25, along with the completion of a Classified Service Employment application.
Appointment requires successful completion of the Civil Service Exam, along with passing a physical agility exam, an oral interview, a background check, a medical and psychological exam and drug screening appropriate to Law Enforcement. Successsful applicants must locate within a 20 mile radius of Cambridge within 90 days after appointment.
Applications can be picked up at the Civil Service Commission, located in City Hall on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday or Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 3:45 p.m. The commission is closed on Thursdays. Applications must be completed and returned to the Civil Service Commission by 11 a.m. on Monday July 28th with fees, proof of military service and Ohio driver's license.