As our community grows, we will continue to recruit prospective police officers genuinely interested in the values of South Jordan City.


  • 10-hour shifts
  • Take home car program (within 35 miles of city hall)
  • Flexible benefits plan (health, dental, vision)
  • 96 hours of paid holiday annually
  • Paid vacation and sick leave
  • Non-contributory public safety retirement
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • 2020 – 2021 South Jordan City Police Department Pay Plan*

* Effective July 1, 2020.

minimum requirements

  • High school graduate or GED equivalent
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen
  • Valid Utah Driver’s License
  • Must be at least 21 years of age by date of hire
  • Successful completion of Utah NPOST exam
  • Pass pre-employment physical fitness test
  • 1.5 mile run, push-ups, sit-ups, vertical jump
  • Successful completion of examination process which may include a written examination, physical examination, background investigation, polygraph examination, psychological examination and evaluation, drug screen, and oral interviews.

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