David A. Dunkleberger
Chief of Police
There are currently eleven (11) members of the Stonycreek Township Police Department. The Police Department provides services seven days per week, twenty-four hours per day (including all Holidays) to protect the citizens and visitors of Stonycreek Township.
The Police Department provides police protection/services to all of the communities of Stonycreek Township.
In addition protection is also provided to the Borough of Daisytown and the Borough of Lorain. Police protection/services are provided to Daisytown Borough under a purchase of service contract. This purchase of service contract with Daisytown Borough commenced in January 2004.
Police protection/services are also provided to Lorain Borough under a purchase of service contract. This purchase of service contract with Lorain Borough commenced on April 1, 2014.
The Police Department is dispatched to calls, both emergency and non-emergency, by the Cambria County Department of Emergency Services Center (911 Center) in Ebensburg, Pa. The 911 center receives and dispatches calls for all Police agencies in Cambria County.
Notice of Civil Service Testing
April 21, 2018
For the position of
STONYCREEK TOWNSHIP, CAMBRIA COUNTY
Qualified persons are invited to apply to the Stonycreek Township Civil Service Commission to take competitive examinations leading to eligibility for appointment as a Civil Service Part-Time Police Officer.
Candidates, at the time of application, must: (1) Possess a diploma from an accredited high school or a graduate equivalency diploma (GED); (2) Be Act 120 Certified under the Municipal Police Officers Education and Training Act (Act 120), or shall have successfully completed Act 120 training and successfully passed the final exam, thus being eligible for Act 120 Certification; (3) Be a United States Citizen; (4) Be physically and mentally fit to perform the full duties of a police officer; (5) Be at least twenty-one (21) years of age; and (6) Be eligible to legally operate a motor vehicle in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
Successful applicants must also meet all the requirements of the Township’s Civil Service Rules and Regulations that will include a background investigation, and if selected, be required to successfully pass a physical and psychological examination.
An application form and details of the selection process may be obtained at the Stonycreek Township Building Township Building located at 1610 Bedford Street, Johnstown, PA 15902. A completed application with a twenty-five ($25.00) (non-refundable application fee) must be filed at the township building by Monday April 9th , 2018 at 3:00 PM. No mailed in application will be accepted.
The Physical Fitness, Written & Oral Examinations will be conducted on Saturday, April 21, 2018 beginning at 9:00 AM, for the positions of Part-Time Police Officer.
AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.