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Applications submitted January 3, 2018 to Present - selection cycle 6012

 
The Pennsylvania State Police (PSP) is currently accepting applications for State Police Cadet.
The entry-level law enforcement examination for the position of Cadet is periodically administered by the Pennsylvania State Civil Service Commission (SCSC) at its computer-based testing centers.  The next written examination is tentatively scheduled for Fall 2018.  Tentative test dates are subject to change. 
At the end of the application period, qualified applicants for the position of PSP Cadet will be notified via email, with instructions on how to register with SCSC to take the entry-level law enforcement examination.  Others who attempt to register with SCSC, who have not been pre-qualified by PSP, will be denied.
 
Since qualified candidates will receive instructions by email, it is important that contact information is current.  To update contact information, candidates may log back into the application using their email address and password.
 
Questions related to the written examination should be referred to the Public Safety Human Resource Delivery Center, Uniformed Talent Management Division, by email at ra-entrylevelexam@pa.gov.
 
Applications submitted January 3, 2017 to January 2, 2018 – selection cycle 6011
The Pennsylvania State Police (PSP) entry-level law enforcement written examination for the position of Cadet concluded on February 16, 2018 and results were announced to applicants via email. 
Oral examinations are being administered to eligible applicants between March 2 and March 6, 2018 in DuBois, Harrisburg, King of Prussia, Pittsburgh, and Wilkes-Barre Pennsylvania.  Although snowfall has been forecast during these dates Pennsylvania State Police does not intend to close any oral examination due to weather.  Scheduled applicants who cannot travel due to weather may reschedule the examination, subject to availability.  Pennsylvania State Police cannot guarantee that the desired location, date, or time will be available for rescheduling.
 
Since qualified candidates receive communications by email, it is important that contact information is current.  To update contact information, candidates may log back into the application using their email address and password. Candidates should also contact the PSP Bureau of Human Resources with updated information at ra-entrylevelexam@pa.gov.
 
Questions related to the written examination should be referred to the Public Safety Human Resource Delivery Center, Uniformed Talent Management Division, by email at ra-entrylevelexam@pa.gov.  All questions after the rankings are released should be sent via email to ra-pspcadetprocess@pa.gov to the Cadet Processing section.
Applications submitted July 1, 2016 to December 31, 2016 – selection cycle 6010
Candidates from the 6010 selection cycle who received a conditional offer of employment and were invited to Physical Readiness Processing will continue processing until appointed to a Cadet class or disqualified.
 
The 6009 eligibility list has now been superseded by the 6010 eligibility list.  Candidates from the 6009 selection cycle who have not received a conditional offer of employment will not be processed.  To be considered for future eligibility lists, applicants are required to submit a new application.
 
The PSP will contact candidates for further processing, in rank order, according to the needs of the Department.
 

 

 

  

 
 
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