Sarnia Police Service

Careers Special Constables

A civilian position for offender transportation, security, court duties, and forensic analysis.

We are always accepting applications for special constables. Please review the application process and apply below to get started. If you have any questions, email us at recruitment@police.sarnia.on.ca.

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Job description

Special Constables carry out a variety of vital duties within the Sarnia Police Service (SPS). These include the custody and transportation of prisoners, report-taking, and contributing to the safety and security of our citizens through excellence in policing practices.

Roles and responsibilities include:

  • Searching, guarding and management of persons in custody
  • Providing for the safety and security of persons in custody, staff and members of the public
  • Service of legal documents and execution of warrants and other court orders
  • Execution of warrant and other court orders
  • Transportation of persons in custody to the nearest designated facility
  • Interacting with members of the public on our front desk

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Application process

  1. Submission of the completed application form, all required documents and the checklist of mandatory application documents to Recruiting. Incomplete applications may not be processed.
  2. Applicants will be required to participate in the Ontario Fitness Pin Test and achieve a minimum score of 75%. Any candidates applying for a Special Constable position need to obtain a level five (5) on the Beep test.
  3. Applicants will be required to complete a Pre-Background Questionnaire prior to being interviewed.
  4. An Interview (combined ECI & LFI ) will be conducted in front of a panel of recruiters.
  5. Medical examination.
  6. Psychological examination.
  7. Background investigation.
  8. Conditional offer of employment contingent on satisfactory results of all aspects of the recruitment process.