The Moon Township Police Department is committed to protect and serve through fairness, compassion, and excellence while providing service in accordance with the law and sensitive to the priorities and needs of the community

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Completed applications are to be returned to the Moon Township Police Department, 1000 Beaver Grade Rd., Moon Township, PA 15108 no later than 5:00 PM on Thursday, April 23, 2020. Applications may be mailed or delivered in person.


The following four items are to be submitted at the time of application:

  1. the completed, signed Application,

  2. the signed Applicant’s Release,

  3. the signed Physician’s Certification, and

  4. the non-refundable application fee in the amount of $50.00, payable in cash, check, or money order.

       Checks should be made payable to the Township of Moon.

Incomplete applications will be returned. No additional attachments or resumes are to be included with the submission.

Providing false or inaccurate information will subject the applicant to immediate disqualification.

Test day registration will begin on Saturday, May 2, 2020 promptly at 7:30 AM in the Moon Area Middle School, 8353 University Blvd., Moon Township, PA 15108.


The Physical Agility Test is scheduled to be conducted between 8:00 AM and 11:00 AM with the Written Examination to follow between 12:00 PM and 3:00 PM on Saturday, May 2, 2020.

These times may be adjusted based on circumstances.

The applicant must provide photo identification at the test site to be admitted to the test.

The applicant must pass all elements of the Physical Agility Test to be eligible to take the Written Examination.

Failure of any one of the events in the Physical Agility Test is a failure of the entire test.

If one event is failed, the testing process is terminated for the applicant at that point.


Minimum Qualifications:

21 years of age

MPOETC certification at time of appointment 60 college credits without any experience or military service

30 college credits with (2) two years, full time law enforcement experience

30 college credits with at least (2) two years military service and honorable discharge

30 college credits with 3,648 hours of part time law enforcement experience in less than (4) four years

Additional Requirements:


No Visible Tattoos, No Brandings

No Body Piercings or Surgical Body Modifications while in uniform


The Moon Township Police Department is an equal opportunity employer. It is the Moon Township Police Department’s policy to grant equal employment opportunities to qualified persons without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, age, veteran status, marital status or non-job-related physical or mental handicap or disability. The Moon Township Police Department will provide equal opportunities in

employment and promotion.

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Moon Township Police Department  * 1000 Beaver Grade Road, Moon Township, PA 15108  *  412-262-5000

Chief of Police - Gregory Seamon                        Captain of Police - Doug Ogden