Now Accepting Applications for the Position of Police Captain

Click on the following link to apply online. For more information, we have included a flyer about the position. Police Captain flyer

UPCOMING: On November 18, there will be a new opening for the position of Police Officer, and we will have a career night for interested candidates on December 14.

Recruitment and Employment

The City of Eugene values diversity in its work force and is committed to affirmative action. For more information, call at (541) 682-5061 or see the City of Eugene Job Postings.

We have put together a Prezi, to help you better navigate the EPD hiring process. Click on the title "EPD Officer Hiring Process" to view a full-screen version on the Prezi website.


What are the qualifications to become a police officer?

The Eugene Police Department has recently switched from the Police Officer Physical Abilities Test to the Oregon Physical Abilities Test. Being hired as an officer in the City of Eugene requires that you pass the ORPAT.


The following links provide tips for preparing and
passing the test:

 If you would like to be contacted by the Recruiting Team, please click on the following link: Recruiting Team Contact Form