Age: Must be at least 20 years plus 6 months of age at the time of the entrance examination and not more than 44 years of age at the time of hire.
QUALIFICATIONS TO TAKE THE WRITTEN EXAM:
MUST be currently licensed by TCOLE as a Peace Officer, or must provide an official letter from the academy that confirms the candidate is currently enrolled in TCOLE training. Out of state candidates will need to present TCOLE Certification at the time of appointment.
High school diploma/graduate; or
12 semester hours credit from an accredited college or university and has passed a general educational development (GED) test indicating high school graduation level (Applicants with a GED must submit a certificate by the issuing agency (i.e.: Texas Education Agency))
Civil Service: Must comply with all applicable Civil Service requirements and regulations. Additionally, The Texas Commission on Law Enforcement Standards and Education has clear rules on eligibility and licensing for individuals to be Peace Officers.
Upon completion of training 40 minute response time from permanent residence to corporate City limit
Birth Certificate issued by the Bureau of Vital Statistics
Proof of valid driver's license with an acceptable driving record