Exam & Registers

POLICE

Contact:

Rachael Schade, Exams Analyst
Rachael.Schade@Seattle.gov
(206) 684-0235
Police Employment Website


Police Promotional Registers:

Sergeant (July 14, 2022- July 14, 2024)

Lieutenant  Amended (August 29, 2021-August 29, 2023) 

Captain (August 29, 2021- August 29, 2023)   

Police Exams:

Entry-Level and Lateral-Entry Testing

There are expected to be six Entry-Level and Lateral-Entry Police Officer exam cycles for 2023. The next application filing periods will open shortly after the current application filing periods close.

Testing will be conducted online or at a National Testing Network Testing Center.

For information about applying to be a police officer with the Seattle Police Department, visit: Police Jobs - Police | seattle.gov


FIRE

Contact:

Yoshiko Grace Matsui, Exams Analyst
Yoshiko.GraceMatsui@seattle.gov
(206) 615-0581
Fire Employment Website


Fire Entry and Promotional Registers:


Firefighter (June 27, 2022)

Lieutenant  (August 15, 2021-August 15, 2023)

Captain (Amended October 17, 2022-August 15, 2024)

Battalion Chief (August 15, 2022-August 15, 2024)

Fireboat Pilot (December 15, 2020-December 15, 2022)

Fireboat Engineer (December 15, 2021-December 15, 2023)

2023 Fire Promotional Exam Dates:

Exam dates will be posted soon.


PSCSC Rule 9.15 MILITARY PERSONNEL AND PROMOTIONAL EXAMS

Public Safety Civil Service Rule 9.15 describes how the City of Seattle complies with USERRA to accommodate military personnel who are not able to participate in a scheduled examination because they were on active military service on the scheduled exam date, or for more than 30 days during the preparation period.

To learn more about the application and hiring process for the Seattle Fire Department visit:  http://www.seattle.gov/fire/jobs-and-opportunities/hiring-process