Some careers offer challenges. Some jobs offer rewards. Some jobs offer a chance to make a difference in other people’s lives. A career with the Police Department offers all of this and more. The Department is a professional law enforcement organization dedicated to providing unparalleled service to the community. A career with the Police Department offers competitive salaries, excellent benefits, and an amazing variety of both work and challenges.
We are searching for unique individuals of unquestionable integrity who can demonstrate sound judgment and decision-making skills under all conditions. We seek leaders who possess excellent verbal and written communication skills, and the strength of character to show compassion and charity in the face of adversity.
Applicants are required to complete and submit a detailed employment application package. After completing the application package, qualified applicants undergo an interview with command level staff members. Applicants who have a favorable interview are then scheduled for a polygraph examination, a physical agility test, a psychological exam, a physical exam, and a drug screening. Upon successful completion of the exams and final approval by the Chief of Police, Human Resource Director, and City Manager, an offer of employment will be extended.
Before applying, make sure you meet ALL departmental requirements listed below:
• 21 years of age
• High School graduate or GED
• Valid Georgia Driver’s License
• Excellent Driving Record
• No Felony Convictions
• U.S. Citizen
• Good Physical and Mental Health
Please download and have the application packet and public safety attachments, completed, notarized before submitting them to the Human Resource Department.
Click here to print out the City of Union City application packet.
Click here to print out the Public Safety Attachment.