Career Information


  •  January 21- January 22
  • May 20- May 21
  •  August 26- August 27
  • December 2- December 3

 Applications/Resumes are accepted year round.

            Printable Application OR Online Application 
Qualified applicants will be notified in, a timely manner, of the  time and location of the required tests. 
Minimum Qualifications
 In addition, applicants must meet 1 of the 4 following requirements: 

   1) 60 or more accredited college credits
   2) Possess a current North Dakota Peace Officer License
   3) Completion of a state certified Law Enforcement Skills program
   4) Certification of 4 years of full time US Military Service to include
         Honorable Discharge

All applications must include all applicable paperwork to include (but not limited to): a cover letter, resume, official copies of college transcripts, and credentials to include licenses and certificates.  
Applicants must complete the written police exam, complete a job related physical agility and fitness test, oral interviews, background investigation, personality assessment and post-offer medical exam.

Necessary Special Requirements
Possession of a valid North Dakota driver’s license. Must be able to possess a North Dakota Peace Officer’s License within one year. 
2 Day Testing Process
For testing information and preparation material contact Brittany in the Human Resource Office at or by phone at 701-857-4156.**

Day 1
1) Physical Test- Montana Physical Abilities Test (MPAT) 

2) Written Test- 70% Required to Pass

 **Candidates must pass each phase to continue in application process**

Day 2

Civil Service Oral Interview Board





 Sundbakken, JasonCONTACT:  
  515 2ND AVE SW
  MINOT, ND 58701
  PO BOX 5006
  MINOT, ND 58702
  (701) 857-4716