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Special Announcements:

Washington State Troopers Open House: December 18th!! 














NEW Police Agency

Edmonds Police Department - BLEA/Academy Certified - Multiple openings!


NEW Fire Agency

South Pierce Fire & Rescue - Firefighter Paramedic - 2 openings!

DuPont Fire Department - Temporary Firefighter - Establishing Eligibility List!


NEW Dispatch Agency

 Bellingham Police What-Comm - Establishing Eligibility List!


If you are interested in adding on an agency, please log in to your account now.

Upcoming Testing Deadlines

Please click on each agency's name to view specific information about their testing deadline.

Agency # of Openings Deadline Date
Longview Fire Department (Entry P'medic & Lateral P'medic) 4 12/18/18
Unalaska Police Department 6 12/31/18
Kelso Police Department (Entry & BLEA-Certified) 2 12/31/18
Aberdeen Fire Department (Entry FF & Paramedic) Est. eligibility list 12/31/18
Aberdeen Police Department Est. eligibility list 12/31/18
Aberdeen Police Department - Jail/Corrections Est. eligibility list  12/31/18 

Mount Vernon Police Department - Park Ranger

Est. eligibility list  12/31/18
Thurston County Corrections (Entry & Lateral) 3 12/31/18
Spokane County FD #9// (Entry & FF/Paramedic) Est. eligibility list  1/1/19
Bellingham Police - What-Comm Dispatcher Est. eligibility list 1/9/19
Graham Fire & Rescue (FF/EMT) Est. eligibility list 1/10/19
East Olympia FD #6 (PT Firefighter) 2 1/11/19
Spokane Fire District #8 - Firefighter/EMT-B 2 1/11/19
South Pierce Fire & Rescue - FIREFIGHTER PARAMEDIC 2 1/15/19
Bellingham Police Department Est. eligibility list   1/18/19
Kent Police Department 13 1/21/19
Juneau Police Department 10 1/23/19
Everett Police Department 7 1/26/19
Alaska State Troopers Est. eligibility list   1/31/19
South Sound 911 Est. eligibility list 3/20/19
King County Medic One 6 3/31/19




Everett Police Department - The PST written and physical ability tests must be completed on or by May 23, 2016 to be considered for the next round of interviews! They are looking to fill 24 vacancies!

Getting started is simple.

  • 1. Choose your career path Law Enforcement, Corrections, Firefighter, 911 Dispatcher, Paramedic
  • 2. Research agencies View the growing list of available agencies we work with.
  • 3. Create an applicant profile Filling out your profile ensures that agencies have the information required for the hiring process.
  • 4. Schedule your test View our calendar for a complete list upcoming tests and locations.
  • 5. Download your free test packet A basic study guide and test information packet will be available in your account. Additional study materials can be purchased through our store.
  • 6. Take your test Be prepared to succeed when you arrive at your test location.

Typical expectations of hiring departments:

If invited by the agency, the next steps you may go through is a comprehensive screening process. This can take anywhere from weeks to many months. Each step must be passed before proceeding to the next. 

  • An oral board interview
  • An in-depth background investigation
  • Polygraph examination
  • Psychological evaluation
  • Medical examination & Drug screening
  • Academy & Agency training

Top 10 Ways to be an Outstanding Candidate

Public Safety Testing solicited from the many agencies we work with a listing of critical factors candidates frequently fail to adequately address in the hiring process. This list was produced to benefit YOU, the candidate, to enhance YOUR competitiveness for public safety positions by providing an awareness of desirable candidate attributes and characteristics as defined by the agencies themselves.

  • 10. Listen Carefully
  • 9. Know Yourself
  • 8. Candor & Sincerity
  • 7. Truthfulness
  • 6. Professional Business Attire
  • View the full list