The Lawton Police Department is Now Accepting Applications for Officers
LPD (Lawton Police Department) is now accepting applications for new officers. If you've ever dreamed of a career in law enforcement, now's your chance! If you're currently looking for a job, or maybe a career change, this could be it. You can stop by the Great Plains Technology Center located at 4500 S.W. Lee Blvd. Building #900 to pick up an application. You can also visit the City of Lawton's new job/applicant portal to submit an application online. If you're unfamiliar with the new online portal you can click here for all the details.
Some of the qualifications you must meet in order to apply and be considered for a position include the following. You must be between the ages of 21 to 45 years of age at the time of applying, have a high school diploma or GED, no felon convictions, and no misdemeanor convictions for the past 3 years. If you're prior Military you'll need to provide and submit a DD214. Applicants will also have to complete an obstacle course in 80 seconds or under and pass a written exam as part of the application/interview process.
Some of the benefits of being an LPD officer include a starting annual salary of $50,024.00, retirement pension plan, health care, life insurance, paid vacation time, paid sick leave if you're a Service Member you'll get paid Military leave, educational reimbursement, uniforms, and duty equipment are provided, promotion and advancement opportunities. Plus, the pride of being an officer in the Lawton Police Department.
So if this sounds like the job for you apply today. If you're needing additional information you can visit the official Lawton Police Department website. See the "Now Hiring" listing on the City of Lawton's site. Log onto the city's online job/application portal or call (580)-581-3568 for additional information.