Application Deadline Extended


The Berwick Civil Service Commission has extended the Berwick Borough Police Officer application deadline.

Also, the Civil Service Commission have agreed to modify the qualifications and pre-requisites portion of the hiring process rules.

Applications will now be accepted from candidates seeking for Berwick Borough to sponsor them to attend the next full time Act 120 Police Academy.

Also the Civil Commission agreed to modify the minimum age requirements from twenty-one (21) to nineteen (19).

The new application deadline is at 4:30P.M. on July 19, 2021. Applications shall be submitted to

Berwick City Hall c/o Civil Service Commission

1800 North Market Street

Berwick, PA 18603.

The Physical Agility Test is at 10:00 A.M. on July 24, 2021 at Senator John R. Gordner Stadium next to Salem Elementary School.

The written Examination will be held at Berwick City Hall after the Physical Agility Test.


Interested applicants should expedite completeing and submitting an application prior to 4:30 P.M.

Futher information can be found at

An open house event will be held at Berwick city Hall 12:00 P.M. until 3:00 P.M. on July 17, 2021.

Interested applicants can tour the facility, speak to and ask questions with officers and admininstration, examine current police equipment and the current Collective Bargaining Agreement.