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The successful candidate must meet

the established requirements of each


phase in the testing process in order APPLY NOW!
to proceed to the next phase:
sahuaritaaz.gov/police
 Physical Assessment: The Police
Officer Physical Aptitude Test
(POPAT). *See Additional information below
 Written Assessment *See additional
information below POLICE DEPARTMENT
 Oral Board Assessment
 Background Investigation


Polygraph Examination
Psychological Examination NOW RECRUITING!
 Medical Examination Drug Recruits & Laterals
Screening/Eye/Hearing

*Candidates that have tested with the Sahuarita Police


Department and passed POPAT and written assessment
within the last 6 months are eligible to move to and
participate in the oral boards, but must still complete the
Town of Sahuarita Application and AZPOST Application.

BENEFITS
The salary range is $45,760 - $66,352 with a generous
benefit package including paid vacation, sick leave and
holidays. The town pays 100% of employee medical,
dental and life insurance. Employees may elect to
participate in short term disability, health and dependent
care pre-tax spending accounts, and additional employee
and dependent life insurance. The Town is a member of
the Public Safety Personal Retirement System. The Town
also offers Tuition Reimbursement and other training
opportunities.

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SAHUARITA POLICE
DEPARTMENT
315 W. SAHUARITA CENTER
WAY WORK WHERE YOU MAKE
SAHUARITA, AZ 85629 A DIFFERENCE AND THE
BROCHUREPOL
S COMMUNITY SUPPORTS
SAHUARITAAZ.GOV
YOU!
POLICE OFFICER ACADEMY Application Requirements: The Town of Sahuarita is one of Arizona’s fastest
 Completed online Town of Sahuarita growing communities. It is home to approximately
GRADUATES & LATERALS . application 29,000 residents who enjoy the benefits of a high
 Notarized AZPOST Background with all quality life: affordable homes, safe streets, scenic
required attachments
Annual Salary Range:  High School Diploma or GED
beauty, a wide array of recreational amenities, and a
growing business environment with an easy access
$45,760 - $66,352  DD-214 (if applicable) to interstates and an international airport. Our
 Certificate of birth or other verification
Does not include overtime community is thriving, vibrant and diverse-the result
of citizenship of the quality growth approach by Sahuarita’s elected
 Police officer candidates must be a officials, Town staff, and community leaders working
Hourly Salary Range: minimum of 21 years old at the time of
together.
$22.00 - $31.90 graduation from the police academy.
 Candidates must have a driver’s
UT THE “PICTURE” FO licenses at the time of appointment
The Town of Sahuarita is seeking dedicated and  Link to AZPOST Background application:
motivated Police Officers to join our professional  No photocopies or previously
and progressive police agency. Members of the completed AZPOST backgrounds will
department have opportunities to grow and be accepted.
develop through special assignments and  No emails or facsimiles will be
collateral duties, many of which may include accepted.
specialty pay on top of base and O.T. pay.
Recruit Requirements:
 A completed Town of Sahuarita
 Patrol Application
 Investigations / Detectives  Notarized AZPOST Application with
 PIO required certificates
 Corporal / FTO
 SWAT Academy Graduate Requirements:
 Hostage Negotiator  A completed Town of Sahuarita
 School Resource Officers Application
 Motors / Traffic - DUI Enforcement  Notarized AZPOST Application with
 Bike Patrol required certificates
 ATV Patrol  Transcripts showing completion of Sworn
 Task Force Positions (DEA) AZPOST Police Officer Academy within
 Police Instructor (Firearms, DT, and the last 6 months
More)
 Officer Crime Scene Investigation Lateral Officer Requirements:
Team (CST)  A completed Town of Sahuarita
 And many more… Application
 Notarized AZPOST Application with
required certificates
To view the complete job description and  Current possession AZPOST
requirements, visit our website at Certification or other state
www.sahuaritaaz.gov certification as a peace officer
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