City of Cleveland Hiring OPOTA Certified Officers: Lateral Transfer

The City of Cleveland is currently accepting applications for the position of Patrol Officer in the form of lateral transfer. Applicants must be certified by the Ohio Peace Officer Training Academy and have three years of full time paid experience as the equivalent of a Police Officer in the state of Ohio, full or part time.

Applicants must be a minimum of 21 years of age and not older than 39 upon appointment to the Cleveland Police Training Academy. Applicants must have high school diploma or equivalent, a valid State of Ohio Driver’s License, be a US Citizen and available to work on any shift on any day of the week.

The Cleveland Division of Police offers an exciting and rewarding career in urban law enforcement. Officers receive excellent benefits (medical, vision, dental, life), longevity pay, and pension with the Ohio Police and Fire Fund.   The Cleveland Division of Police also offers opportunities for promotions and career development in specialized units such as: Narcotics, Canine, Aviation, Motorcycle, Mounted, Special Victims’, Vice and SWAT.

Please visit the City of Cleveland’s website and apply online today.