Eugene Police Hiring Information

The City of Eugene is currently hiring for the position of Entry Level Police Officer and Lateral Police Officer. Please join us for Career Night, June 14, 6:30 to 8 p.m. to find out more about the position.

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