Eugene Police Hiring Information

We are no longer accepting applications for the position of police officer. Please continue to check in for updates and information. We will also continue to post updates on our Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn accounts.

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:


Would you like to talk to someone on the Recruiting Team? Fill out a Recruiting Team Contact Form