We encourage all persons who view policing as a premier career option to consider Hamilton Police Service as the Employer of Choice.

As an organization we are committed to reflecting the demographic we serve. We encourage applications from Aboriginal Persons, Persons with Disabilities, Women, Visibly Racialized Persons, LGBTQ Members and all others committed to the calling of police as a life-changing career.

Applicants must also show

  • Commitment to the community
  • Commitment to respecting and promoting diversity and human rights.
  • A commitment to continuous learning and self-development
  • Demonstrated stability in work and/or education
  • Demonstrated attention to detail

For information on requirements, submitting an application, and the interview process, please click here


If you are considering a Career in Policing you may contact an officer by email with any questions you may have. Please click here for more information.

If you have any questions that are not answered on our website, please e-mail our Sworn Recruiting Branch at recruiting@hamiltonpolice.on.ca

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A pass is 2 minutes and 37 seconds or less for the pursuit portion and stage 7.0 on the shuttle run.The Special Consable and Police Constable OACP information is different.