STEP 1 (Optional): Attend Informational Meeting
Email firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve your spot and receive additional details on the event.
STEP 2: Physical Agility Test
You must complete a physical agility test which includes sit-ups, push-ups, 1.5 mile run and scaling a six foot block wall. Find out when the next physical agility test is scheduled and review the physicality agility standards.
STEP 3: Background Questionnaire Investigation
The AZ-POST background packet is given to those who successfully complete the physical agility test. The packet must be completed by the applicant and returned to a Reserve recruiter for review. Please contact your recruiter and arrange to turn the packet in at the Reserve Division office.
Phoenix Police Department
620 West Washington Street
Phoenix, AZ 85003
Qualified applicants are contacted a short time later for an initial interview.
STEP 4: Apply Online
After submitting your background questionnaire, complete the online application at https://www.phoenix.gov/hr/current-jobs. Please contact your recruiter for further information in regards to this step.
STEP 5: Polygraph Examination
Applicants will be given a polygraph examination (lie detector test) administered by a trained, professional examiner. The test will confirm information noted on the applicant's background investigation packet.
STEP 6: Psychological Test
Applicants will be evaluated by a licensed psychologist.
STEP 7: Medical Examination
Applicants will undergo a complete medical examination by a licensed physician.
STEP 8: Controlled Substance Screening
Applicants will be required to submit to a urinalysis at some point in the hiring process.