Flittie Feature: Hiring Police and Fire Personnel for the City of Fremont

FREMONT – Before 2018 ran out, Bob Flittie visited with Fremont’s Human Resource Director, Jennifer McDuffee during his Monday Noon Hour.

It was an opportunity to discover what the  hiring process is all about when Fremont has opening for police and firefighters.  McDuffee described the steps the City goes through:

First, hiring police and firefighters is unique because they fall under Civil Service rules


All police applicants must go through rigorous testing:


Then, says McDuffee, there’s the interview process:


Finally, applicants must also go through a psychological evaluation, before going to the Mayor and then to the City Council.