Recruiting & Training
Join the Police Department
Are you interested in joining an honorable and noble profession? How would you like to make a positive difference in the lives of those who live, work, attend school or visit our community? If you answered yes, we encourage you to consider a career with our agency.
The Deer Park Police Department is actively recruiting men and women who have prior service as a paid, full-time, sworn peace officer with a municipal, county, state, or federal agency. The annual starting salary for those selected to join our ranks under this recently enacted lateral transfer policy ranges from $54,264.23 - $61,550.63 (DOQ).
Contact Officer Jammas today at 281-930-2121 and learn how you can start a rewarding career as a Deer Park peace officer! You must have a Bachelors Degree. View more information regarding Criminal Justice degrees.
Currently, there are three (3) openings for police cadet / officer and three (3) openings for Telecommunications Officer (dispatcher) and two (2) openings for Public Safety Attendant. The City of Deer Park is an Equal Opportunity Employer of qualified individuals.
The typing test shown is for practice only. Open the program, then select the practice area, select keyboard drills, select common words, select Homonyms 2, begin typing. Your score must be 40 adjusted words per minute. This is NOT the actual test you will be taking for the position. The actual product used for testing is Mavis Beacon Platinum version 20.