Greenfield – Police Officer, Entry Level and Side Post – Greenfield Police Department




APPLICATIONS ARE DUE before March 5, 2023

The Greenfield Police Department will accept applications from January 16, 2023 through March 5, 2023. The physical and written agility test will take place on Saturday April 29, 2023 at 0800; all applicants will be contacted by email with additional information.

This is an open hiring process and full-backs are encouraged to apply. Lateral applicants (ILEA or equivalent certification) will not take the formal written test or structured interview.

Minimum qualifications:

  1. Must be a US citizen
  2. Must be at least 21 years old, but no older than 39 at the time of nomination
  3. High school diploma or GED
  4. Must have a valid Indiana driver’s license
  5. No felony convictions
  6. Must be able to own firearms
  7. Must be able to successfully complete the following:
  8. Indiana Law Enforcement Agency Physical Agility Exit Standards (
  9. Written exam
  10. Oral interview
  11. Voice stress analysis or polygraph test
  12. Background check
  13. PERF medical/psychological examination.


  1. Physical agility and written test (Saturday April 29, 2023 at 08:00 a.m. Venue to be determined)
  2. Oral interview (to be carried out the week of May 14, 2023)
  3. Background check
  4. Voice stress analysis
  5. PERF medical/psychological examination authorization
  6. Field training program
  7. Successfully graduated from the Indiana Law Enforcement Academy within a year of being hired


  • Internship: $61,815.98
  • Side hires: up to $67,910.38

$3,000 maximum longevity per year ($150/year of service)


The incumbent is a patrol officer for the Greenfield Police Department, responsible for enforcing federal, state and local laws. To serve and protect individuals, their rights and their property. Build stronger community relationships every day.


  • Holidays (up to 120 hours per year), personal time (80 hours per year), floating holidays
  • 1977 PERF (Retirement Retirement)
  • Medical, dental, vision insurance
  • Take-out car policy within 22 miles
  • Working time in service
  • Stand By Pay for specialties
  • Body-worn camera technology by Utility
  • Retirement account 457b matched at 4.5%
  • Visible tattoos (restrictions apply) and facial hair allowed


Greenfield population is over 24,000, we are currently hiring 1 agent and building a slate of candidates. We answer approximately 25,000 calls per year. The city has lots of new growth with several trails and parks.


The minimum pass mark for the written exam is 70%. Must pass Indiana Law Enforcement Academy ++exit++ physical agility standards (


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