FLSA: Exempt

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(P10) $45.80 - $50.73 an hour     $95,264.00 - $105,518.40 a year

Nature of Work: Performs supervisory and technical police work in exercising specifically assigned administrative and command functions in any of the services or field-division units of TPD.


(a) One (1) year of experience as a Police Sergeant.

(Individuals with less than 1 year may sit for the exam.)NOTE: All of the required experience must have been with the Tampa Police Department.

(b) Successful completion of three (3) years of college (90-semester or 136-quarter hours).(Individuals with 75 semester hours may sit for the exam)

All candidates must submit a copy of their degree or transcript (with signature and/or seal affixed) prior to the closing date. This also applies to candidates who may have applied for past examinations. The transcript or diploma may be scanned and attached via upload to the online application or forwarded via email to careers@tampagov.net.

NOTE: Applications and associated documentation must be received no later than September 5, 2014. All submissions received after this date will not be processed.


  • 80% Written Test (Weighted - 80% multiple choice; 20% In-Basket).

  • 10% Education

  • 10% Seniority

    Closing Date For Applications: September 5, 2014

    How To Apply: Apply online at www.tampagov.net. Select Police Lieutenant Online Application Instructions to view instructions on completing the online application.

    Date of the Written Test: October 10, 2014 at 2:00 PM, Fire/Police Training Center, 116 S. 34th St, Room #112.

    HELPFUL HINTS FOR COMPLETING YOUR APPLICATION: Please register as a MyTampaGov member before you begin the application process. This will enable you to view and re-use information from previously submitted applications to complete and submit any future applications. Please make certain your application is complete and the information you provide clearly demonstrates that you possess the minimum job qualifications as stated in the job announcement. Resumes can be submitted in support of an application, but not in lieu of an application. Resumes and copies of certifications or other required documents may be attached to your online application or e-mailed to careers@tampagov.net.

    6-6-14 (007458)

    Note: Applications must be received or postmarked by the closing date. Applications received or postmarked after 9/5/2014 will not be processed.

  • This office reserves the right not to consider those applications that have incomplete information, or that are received without necessary transcripts, certificates, licenses, or other required documents.