2 weeks after 1 year
3 weeks after 5 years
4 weeks after 10 years
5 weeks after 15 years
Vision and Prescription benefits
JOB SECURITY UNDER STATE CIVIL SERVICE
AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
Must be a citizen of the United States.
Application must be filed between the ages of 18 and 40.
High School diploma or GED equivalent.
Must comply with West Virginia State code.
The following performance levels are required to pass the Physical Ability Test (PAT).
Must successfully complete the examination process.
Applications must be returned to City Clerk's Office at City Hall, Room 16, (304) 696-5530.
PHYSICAL ABILITY TEST:
General physical agility testing to determine strength and mobility.
Validated examination administered by the Huntington Police Civil Service Commission.
Thorough review of work record, academic achievements, criminal record, references, etc.
Review of the applicant's background and involvement in criminal activity.
Thorough physical examination by a physician.
Battery of psychological examinations.
Personal interview with board of officers and community representatives.
Veterans preference will be awarded per WV Code 6-13-1..
Testing resources – written exam
Police Officer written test study guide:
This resource is provided free by the company that composes our written exam for hiring.
Entry lever police officer practice exam:
This resource is provided for a fee at your election by the company that composes our written exam for hiring.
Additional test preparation resources are available at the Cabell County Public Library’s website. These resources are not required but would be available at each applicant’s discretion or desire.
Sgt. Mike Chornobay
675 10th St.
Huntington WV, 25701