February 5th, 2018 - The St. Thomas Police Service is accepting applications for
the position of Police Cadet. The cadet program serves as an entry-level position
for Police Constable. The position is designed to develop these civilian members
for future positions as sworn police officers. The job description includes the
following duties but is not limited to summon and subpoena service, fingerprinting,
relief dispatch and communication duties, witnessing statements for criminal investigations
and contacting victims of crime for followup information.
A cadet is hired as a full time civilian member of the Police Service and is recognized
and eligible for the benefits and remuneration as described in the Civilian Collective
agreement. When a vacancy is available in the uniform division, a cadet is selected
to attend the Ontario Police College to complete the Basic Constable Training program.
Upon successful completion of this training, the cadet returns to our Service to
be sworn in as a Police Constable.
Applicants must have a minimum of four (4) years of secondary school education or
its equivalent recognized by the Ministry of Education for the Province of Ontario.
Applicants must meet the requirements as outlined in the Police Services Act for
a Police Constable and provide proof of a valid Standard First Aid and C.P.R. certificate
as well as a valid Ontario Driver’s license.
Candidates must possess a valid Certificate of Results for a Police Constable from
Applicant Testing Services. Applicant Testing Services Inc. can be contacted at
1-800-429-7728 or (519)659-8686 for information regarding the necessary testing
and associated fees.
A cover letter and resume including your valid O.A.C.P. Certifacte of Results must
be received by The St. Thomas Police Service by Monday, February 26, 2018 by 7:00
a.m. either by email to firstname.lastname@example.org (an email reply acknowledging receipt
will be sent) or by mail delivery to:
St. Thomas Police Service
Constable Colin McGregor Building
45 Caso Crossing
St. Thomas, Ontario N5R 0G7
Any previous applicants must re-apply by submitting an updated resume and Certificate
of Results for consideration in this selection process.