Recruiting Hotline

(480) 782-3960

Open Positions

Complete a job interest card to be notified when a new job opening is posted.

Upcoming Events

There are currently no scheduled events.

There are many opportunities to become part of the Chandler Police Department either as a sworn or civilian employee. The members of the Chandler Police Department are dedicated to the advancement of community policing and the development of a partnership with our citizens. Our Department holds a promising future for individuals who are genuinely interested in a challenging career to protect and serve.


Starting a career with the Chandler Police Department can be very rewarding, exciting and purposeful. We offer a competitive salary and benefit package, technology driven atmosphere and opportunities for lateral movement after 3 years. We are looking for self-motivated, highly effective individuals from a variety of backgrounds to join our ranks. In need of a challenge? Apply Today!


Police Officer Recruit starting salary: $26.17 per hour


NEW Lateral Officer Pay Scale

  • 1 year sworn experience     $27.47 per hour
  • 2 years sworn experience   $28.85 per hour
  • 3 years sworn experience   $30.30 per hour
  • 4 years sworn experience   $31.82 per hour
  • 5+ years sworn experience $33.41 per hour

Police Officer (recruit and lateral) process:

  • Fill out the Chandler PD background packet and bring to written exam. You MUST have a notarized completed background packet with the required copy of documents attached to take the written exam.
  • Successfully complete physical fitness assessment and written exam.
  • Background interview. Bring a completed personal history packet
  • Lateral applicants will be required to complete a firearms qualification shoot.
  • Polygraph Examination.
  • After a conditional job offer: the applicant will complete a Psychological Exam, Medical, Drug screen, and interview with the  Police Chief.

BACKGROUND PACKET: ALL applicants (officer, civilian, volunteer) MUST bring a completed background packet (including required copies and packet notarized) to be allowed to test.

BACKGROUND PACKET 2019 (print single sided)

Arizona Post personal history packet- bring to the background interview


Professional Standards Background Investigators

Det. Dani Stein 480-782-4123








Det. Matt Cacciola:  480-782-4216








Det. Mark Stevens:  480-782-4114








SGT Art Salazar

Sgt. Arturo Salazar: 480-782-4113