The City of Pleasant Hill is seeking exceptional and dedicated individuals for an opportunity with the Pleasant Hill Police Department as a full-time Police Officer. The City of Pleasant Hill, Iowa, is a progressive and growing community located east of Des Moines. Those chosen will become a member of a community-based Police Department focused on improving the quality of life for our residents. Applicants for the position of Police Officer should possess excellent interpersonal skills, a high level of personal integrity, a clean driving record and the ability to successfully pass a criminal background check. Pleasant Hill Police Officers are highly valued by the department and our citizens and are encouraged to embrace the Police Department’s motto, “Honor, Integrity, and Service.”
The minimum requirements necessary for consideration include being 21 years of age or older with a High School diploma or equivalency. All applicants will be required to pass a physical and written test. Applicants in possession of their ILEA certification and/or college credits or degrees are also encouraged to apply.
Applicants must submit the following information to Jennifer Anderson by 4:00 p.m. on January 4, 2019.
- Employment application – Click here to download the application.
- Cover letter
Any incomplete applications or applications that are received after the deadline will not be accepted.
Interested parties may also submit their information via mail to:
CSO Jennifer Anderson
Pleasant Hill Police Department
5151 Maple Dr., Suite 1
Pleasant Hill, IA 50327