Recruitment Video


Requirements for a Police Officer Position:

C.H.I.P website at


Police Officer Exam #2287 Job Announcement:

Date Posted:                    April 1, 2021

Closing Date:                   May 14, 2021

Tentative Written Exam: June 12, 2021

Tentative Oral Exam:     June 13, 2021

Waterbury Residents Physical Agility:  May 29, 2021

C.H.I.P or Waterbury PT Test Due:  June 30, 2021


Important Notice: Police Officer Recruitment Exam #2226

Thank you for your interest in employment with the City of Waterbury's Police Office position.  For those candidates that have successfully submitted their application on, please note:

2019-2021 Police Officer Exam #2226 Recruitment Info:

Currently reviewing Ranks 117-176 only.

Closing Date:                November 15, 2019

Emailed Invite Letters:  November 19, 2019

Information Session:     November 22, 2019

Examination Date:        December 7, 2019

Examination Results:    January 7, 2020

Police Academy Class: October 31 2020

Police Academy Class: TBD 2021


Please note that any and/or all of the components of this process may be changed by the City of Waterbury with or without notice. Additionally, the City of Waterbury reserves the right to modify the order sequence of testing as may be appropriate.