If you are looking for a job with the Utica Police Department then you will have a chance this fall.

A police officer entrance exam will be held by Utica on November 15, 2014.

Those interested in taking the exam should first pick up an application at the Utica Civil Service office.

The minimum qualifications to take the exam are below.  A candidate must:

  • be a United States citizen at the time of the appointment;
  • be at least 19 years old and not over age 35 by November 15, 2014;
  • have a high school diploma or GED;
  • have a valid New York State Driver's License.

The Utica Civil Service Office is located on the second floor of City Hall at One Kennedy Plaza.

The police department expects to hire between 25 and 30 officers in the spring of 2015.