Employment Opportunities

Police Officer

Persons making application for the position of Police Officer must meet the eligibility requirements outlined in the Indiana Borough Civil Service regulations.  A short application is used to determine eligibility for Civil Service entry level testing.  The short application is available at the police station or can be downloaded and printed from this site.  Completed applications are accepted in hard copy form and can be delivered in person or mailed to:

Administrative Assistant
Indiana Borough Police Department
80 North 8th Street, Suite 104
Indiana, PA  15701

The minimum requirements for eligibility are outlined on the cover page of the application form. Applications received on or before April 15 each year will be reviewed for the June testing period (testing periods subject to change).  All applicants will be notified of their eligibility status and eligible applicants will be invited to participate in the testing process, which includes an agility test, written examination and an oral examination.  Applications received after April 15 will be held until the next testing period the following year.

Successful candidates in the Civil Service testing process will be placed on an eligibility list, which is valid for one year.  Candidates considered for employment will complete the full employment application and will undergo a background investigation.

School Crossing Guard

The Indiana Borough Police Department is accepting applications for the position of School Crossing Guard.  An immediate need exists for substitute crossing guards.  A substitute position may become permanent, as need arises and want exists, on a seniority basis.  Applications are available at the Indiana Borough Police Department and may be obtained during normal business hours Monday-Friday.  Questions and/or completed applications should be directed to Lieutenant Justin Schawl.  Candidates must be of good character, sound mind, physically able to perform all associated duties, and have availability during morning and afternoon hours to facilitate crossing needs.

Civilian Positions

Civilian positions will be posted when a vacancy occurs.  Applications for civilian positions will be posted when a vacancy is posted.

Indiana Borough is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Persons interested in employment in the law enforcement field, either as a sworn officer or civilian operational support member are encouraged to contact us for more information. Questions regarding employment opportunities with the Indiana Borough Police Department can be submitted to the Chief of Police in writing, in person or by telephone.


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80 North 8th Street

Indiana, PA 15701

Phone: (724) 465-6691

Fax: (724) 463-4177