Minimum qualifications:
  • Twenty-one years of age 
  • High school diploma or G.E.D.
  • U.S. Citizen 
 
Benefits:
The following benefits apply to Police Officer Trainees in accordance with the collective bargaining agreement between the City of Reading and the Fraternal Order of Police and may be explained fully therein. All benefits shall be subject to future collective bargaining negotiations.
 
Starting Salary$48,436.02
 
Medical, Dental, Vision, Rx, Life Insurance, Pension, Retirement Plans
 
Vacation:
80 hours after one (1) year of Service
120 hours after five (5) years of Service
160 hours after fifteen (15) years of Service
 
Sick Leave:
One (1) day per month for a maximum of twelve (12) days per year.
 
Police Civil Service - policecivilservice@readingpa.gov