Requirements

Age: 21 years of age minimum
Education:

Bachelors Degree from an accredited college or university (final semester college seniors are eligible to apply).  If your degree was obtained outside the United States or outside a US territory, an Equivalency Report from an educational research organization will need to accompany your degree transcripts. 

These educational requirements will not be waived for any reason.

 

Physical Fitness: Must be able to perform all physical demands of the job as stipulated in the job description.
United States Citizenship: Applicant must be a United States Citizen or possess proper I-9 documentation; also must be able to communicate effectively in written and spoken English.
Certification: The test process is currently OPEN to entry level positions. It is OPEN to certified and non-certified applicants. Lateral applications or Colorado Certified applications are accepted and applicants are tested on an on-going basis.
Other Requirements:

All applicants  should be aware of certain requirements that are inherent within the profession. These may be identified by character traits that include honesty, maturity, self-discipline, initiative, problem solving and an exceptional ability to deal frequently with traumatic occurrences.