Apply for: Police Officer - Lateral or Academy Graduate (19943075)

Personal Information

Please visit to submit your application on-line. However, if you are unable to complete your application on-line a printable version of our employment application may be downloaded from our website at Applications can also be obtained from the Human Resources Department, Seal Beach City Hall, 211 8th Street, Seal Beach, California 90740 or by calling (562) 431-2527 x1301. Faxes, emails or postmarks will not be accepted.

Proof of Academy graduation or enrollment in Academy and POST certificate (if applicable) must be attached to the application. Appointment is subject to any or all of the following: pre-employment medical examination, including substance abuse screening, psychological evaluation, polygraph and fingerprint processes, and background investigation. If selected, incumbent will be required to submit written identification proving eligibility to work in the United States.

The testing process may consist of a video/report writing exam, physical agility exam, and a structured panel interview. An eligibility list will be established based on examination results.

Any qualified individual with a disability must provide reasonable notice to the City prior to the testing process that reasonable accommodation is required.