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Police Officer Civil Service Entrance Exam Schedule

To reserve a seat for an upcoming exam, applicants must submit an application online by 4:00 p.m. on or before the deadline to apply date. To apply go to:

www.cityofmesquite.com -> Find Employment -> Current Job Opportunities

OR

www.Iwanttobeacop.net -> Police Application

Candidates must pass the minimum qualifications and supplemental questions on the online application to become eligible to submit required documents within the deadline date. Required Documents include a copy of Driver’s License and military DD214 member 4 (if applicable). Please mail or bring copies of the documents to:

City of Mesquite, Attn: Human Resources, 1515 N. Galloway Avenue, Mesquite, Texas 75149

It is the responsibility of the applicant to call the HR Department at 972-216-6322 to confirm required documents have been received and to verify eligibility to test.

Post Dates
Deadline to
Apply
Deadline for
Documents
Exam Date
Check In Time
Exam Time
12/19/18
2/1/19
2/15/19
2/23/19
8:30 am
9:00 am
2/24/19
4/5/19
4/19/19
4/26/19
12:30 pm
1:00 pm
4/27/19
6/7/19
6/21/19
6/29/19
8:30 am
9:00 am
6/30/19
8/2/19
8/16/19
8/24/19
8:30 am
9:00 am
8/25/19
10/4/19
10/18/19
10/25/19
12:30 pm
1:00 pm

The exams will be held at Texas A&M Engineering Extension (TEEX), 15515 Interstate 20 @ Lumley, Mesquite, TX 75181

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Exam Information

  •  Check-in begins 30 minutes before exam time- Please have your Driver License ready
  • DO NOT bring cell phones and electronic devices to the exam room
  •  No entry will be allowed after the doors close
  • You will have 2 ½ hours to take the exam
  • The physical agility course will take place the same afternoon for all applicants who pass the written exam with a 70% or higher 
  •  Please come dressed accordingly

If you pass the written exam and physical agility, Mesquite Police Department and will require OFFICIAL college transcripts in a sealed envelope from the college or university during the background process. Please do not bring your transcripts to the exam.