Lateral Job Application


The City of Euclid Police Department is accepting applications and resumes for the position of police officer, lateral entry, with a salary range of $67,221 – $71,000 (including proficiency bonus and uniform allowance not included in base salary), plus excellent benefits and 16 paid holidays. Base salary does not include longevity bonus (2.5% after 5 years) or additional vacation based on experience.

Must have minimum of two years full-time police experience or 3 years part-time experience averaging at least 20 hours per week, be currently OPOTA certified, and possess a valid Ohio driver’s license. Physical agility testing through Cuyahoga Community College is mandatory and at applicants’ expense.

The Euclid Police Department offers a number of career opportunities that include patrol, detectives, narcotics & vice unit, regional tactical team assignment, K-9 unit, task force assignments, traffic division, and community policing.

There is no application fee. Application packets are available now at the Euclid Police Department, 545 East 222 Street (24 hours a day). Application packets can also be downloaded from the Euclid Police website at

Applications may be submitted beginning on Monday, August 31, 2020 at 8:00am, and must be received at the Euclid police station by Friday, September 4, 2020, at 4:00pm.