A. Application: We currently have two methods of applying for the City of Federal Way.
B. Once we get your passing scores, they will be added to the existing list and ranked. Your ranking changes as expired names are removed or future scores are added.
C. Oral Boards will be scheduled and conducted at our facility. We normally interview 15-20 applicants. Out of state Lateral’s oral board may be Skyped if requested by the applicant.
D. Once the scores are tallied, seven names will be forwarded to the Police Department for Backgrounds. One extra name will be added for each opening.
E. Once the backgrounds are completed, the Chief of Police will be given the list and will invite successful applicants to meet with him. If positive, the applicant may be given a conditional letter of employment.
F. The applicant will be given three tests, a medical, a polygraph, and a Psychological. The applicant must pass all three to be hired.
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