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We are currently accepting application for lateral police officers, in order to establish a hiring eligibility list for anticipated upcoming positions within the next 2-6 months. Applicants must have completed the Kentucky Law Enforcement Council's (KLEC) approved basic Training Course or a similar course in another state that would meet the Kentucky requirements for peace officer certification. Applicants must also be up to date on their in-service training.
The deadline to submit your application is Wednesday, March 31, 2021 at 4:00pm EST. Applicants must also submit a resume with their application. Applications can be picked up Monday-Friday (excluding holidays) between 8:00am - 4:30pm EST at the Hillview Government Center located at 283 Crestwood Lane, Louisville, KY 40229. If you are unable to pick up an application during these times, please email our Police Clerk at firstname.lastname@example.org so we can send you an application packet via email.
The City of Hillview offers equal employment opportunities to all qualified job applicants without regard to an individual's race, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual preference, handicap (as defined by the American's with Disabilities Act), political affiliation or veteran status.
The Hillview Police Department is seeking qualified, energetic, and dedicated individuals who are interested in a law enforcement career. Our department has a great, positive working environment with good benefits and a promising future as our city continues to grow.
Our department desires well qualified applicants. Therefore, the testing and selection process is competitive. If you are interested in working for our department, we encourage you to start your hiring process now!
Police Officer Minimum Qualifications
All applicants for the position must meet the above stated minimums. Those who do not meet the minimums will be disqualified from the hiring process.
You must meet the minimum qualifications outlined above before you can be scheduled for testing. Numerous documents will be collected and verified during the background investigation process. It is the responsibility of the applicant to obtain and provide the following in a timely manner:
The Kentucky Law Enforcement Council requires that prospective police recruit employees verify high school or G.E.D. using copies of one of the following documents;
Valid Driver's License
You must have a valid driver's license at the time of testing.
If prior military, you must submit a copy of your DD214 which includes dates of service and any disciplinary action taken against you.
Military Identification Card
If you are active military, reservist or National Guard, you must submit your Military Identification Card which shows your rank and enlistment date.
Common Reasons for Denial of Employment
The following is a list of the most common reasons why the Hillview Police Department either denies employment to applicants for the position of police officer or why applicants are not successful after being hired.
City of Hillview
283 Crestwood Lane
Louisville, KY 40229
Phone: (502) 957-5280
Fax (502) 955-5673
Hillview Police Department
283 Crestwood Lane
Phone: (502) 955-6808
Fax: (502) 955-6860
Hillview Public Works Department
635 Prairie Drive
Hillview, KY 40229
Phone: (502) 955-8631
Hillview Recreation Department
298 Prairie Drive
Phone: (502) 957-4444
Hillview Emergency Response Team
312 Prairie Drive
Phone: (502) 337-8332 or
Phone: (502) 767-6941
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