Recruiting

Consider a Career with the Eastern Pike Regional Police Department

Eligibility

  • United States Citizen
  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Possess a valid Pennsylvania Driver’s License
  • Be at least 21 years of age upon date of hire
  • Must have vision in either eye corrected to 20/20
  • Meet all M.P.O.E.T.C. required standards
  • Pass a physical and psychological test
  • Pass a background investigation

Hiring Process

  • Written Examination
  • Oral Interview
  • Physical agility test
  • Polygraph test
  • Drug test

Benefits

    • Starting Full-Time patrolman’s salary is $37,130 annually
    • Annual Leave – up to 25 days
    • Sick Leave – 8 days annually can carry up to 80 days
  • Paid Personal Days – 4
  • Bereavement Leave – 1 to 3 days
  • Paid Holiday’s – 13
  • Vested after 12 years
  • Paid Court Overtime
  • Pension Contributions
  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Eye Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Training
  • Full uniform and equipment provided

Physical Fitness Requirements

  1. Sit-Ups – (One minute allowed) – 10 sit-ups
  2. Pull-Ups (One minute allowed) – 3 pull-ups
  3. Fifteen Minute Test – Run
  4. Weight Carry – Carry 100 pound weight in 20 seconds a distance of 25 yards

How to Apply

Applications may be picked up at the Eastern Pike Regional Police Department, Monday through Friday 8 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. or Application.

All applications must be returned to the Eastern Pike Regional Police Department, located at 102 LaBarr Lane, Matamoras, PA 18336 or mailed to PO Box 309, Matamoras, Pa 18336.

Applicants ARE being accepted for part-time patrol officers