STAR CITY, WEST VIRGINIA
* All City Offices will be closed on December 22, 25, &26 for the Christmas Holiday. We will also be closed on January 1, 2018 for the New Year’s Holiday.
An great article published about our town in the local Morgantown Magazine: Star City Article
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The Star City Police department is currently accepting applications for the Probationary Police Officer position. Applications may be picked up/dropped off at the town hall during normal business hours Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:00am and 4:30pm with a deadline date of January 19th at 4:30pm. All applicants must submit an employment physical at the time of their submission of application.
On January 27th 2018 the Civil Service Commission for the Star City Police department will conduct a physical agility test in which the applicants must pass the following standards to move on to the written portion of the testing;
18 pushups in one minute
28 sit ups in one minute
1.5 mile run in 14 minutes and 36 seconds or less. Failing any portion of this test will eliminate the candidate from proceeding further.
After the physical agility test is complete, the applicants will take a written test administered by the Civil Service Commission. The passing applicants will then be placed on a list in order of the combined score of the agility and written tests.
The starting wages for a Probationary Police Officer is $14.09 per hour without academy certification and $16.08 with the academy certification, plus paid health insurance.