Leander Police Department Recruiting
Equal Opportunity Employer
Sergeant Steven Ward
Tel. (512) 528-2800
Fax: (512) 528-2801
Applicants for police officer posting will receive notification of oral board date and time.
The Leander Police Department is committed to recruiting, hiring and retaining the most qualified and professional personnel. The department is an equal opportunity employer and actively recruits individuals for current openings in the department.
The Leander Police Department is a professional department – a highly qualified organization equipped to meet the needs of its citizens. The Leander Police Department can offer many opportunities to develop your full potential as a professional police officer. If you are qualified, take the step to a rewarding and challenging career. If you meet all of the requirements and would like to apply, please print and complete the application and the employment history records release and mail to the police department, attention recruiter.
Forms for Employment
The Police Employment Application and the Personal History Statement are located under the "Documents" section of the Navigation Menu.
Sworn Officer Requirements:
- At least 21 years of age
- A U.S. citizen
- Possess a Valid Texas Drivers License
- Clear Criminal History
- High School Diploma or GED
- Pass a Written Exam
- Pass a Physical agility test
- Pass an Oral Interview Board
- Pass a thorough Background investigation
- Must be a certified Peace Officer or currently enrolled in an academy at the time of application and attending an academy by time of job offer