Online Registration (preferred method)
Quickly register online and securely pay your registration fee with Visa or
MasterCard. If you are unable to pay the fee due to financial hardship, you
will be given the option of completing a fee waiver.
Police Entry-Level Exam Application
Application Period for March 4, 2007 Exam: October
7, 2006 through February 2, 2007.
Lateral Applicants Please Note:
You will be tested over a 2 day-period, Sunday & Monday, the 4th and 5th of
March. You will take the written exam on Sunday, March 4th. If you pass the
written exam, you will be scheduled to participate in a physical agility exam
late that afternoon. If you pass both the written and physical agility exams
you will be scheduled for an oral board interview and required to fill out a
Personal History Questionnaire on Monday, March 5, 2007.
Out-of-state Entry-Level Candidates Please Note:
If you pass the written and video exams on March 4th (papers will be graded on
site), you will be invited to participate in a physical agility exam on the
afternoon of March 4th. If you also pass the physical agility exam, you will be
required to take a portion of the psychological exam on Monday, March 5, 2007.
Pick-up an Application
During an open or ongoing application filing period, application forms for Fire
and Police Exams may also be obtained at the Personnel Department Job
Information Center located at:
City of Seattle
Seattle Municipal Tower
700 5th Avenue, 54th Floor
Seattle, WA 98104
Request an Application by Mail
During an open or ongoing application filing period, an application may be
requested through the mail by sending a self-addressed, stamped envelope ($.39
stamp for Fire Fighter Application and $.55 for Police Officer Application) to:
City of Seattle
P.O. Box 34028
Seattle, WA 98124-4028
Please write "Fire Fighter" or "Police Officer" in the lower right hand corner
of the envelope to indicate which application you are requesting.
Questions and Assistance
Questions about the application process, exams, test dates, or other related
information should be directed to the Personnel Department Fire & Police
Exams Unit at: (206) 615-0581 (Fire) or (206) 684-0235 (Police).
The City of Seattle is an Equal Opportunity Employer
and is committed to diversity in the workplace.