Promotional Applicants

The information and dates provided on these pages are offered as a service to persons interested in applying for these examinations. While the Office of State Examiner attempts to provide the most up-to-date information, application deadlines may change and the result of civil service board action without the knowledge of this office. Therefore, the accuracy of this information may be verified only by contacting the civil service board representative.

Application

Promotional examinations are given upon the request of the civil service board in each jurisdiction.  Please check with the civil service board to make sure they accept this application.

Promotional Application

Study Materials

Study Materials for promotional exams are specific to the exam being given. They are available upon request within a month of the exam date.

Important Notes

The Office of State Examiner can neither accept nor process applications. You must submit your application to the civil service board where you wish to take an examination.

Please do not send your completed application to the Office of State Examiner.
Examination dates will be added to this site as jurisdictions request them. The contact person for a jurisdiction will have information concerning the application process.

Upcoming Tests

Indicates Promotional Level
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Assistant Chief Fire Investigator

Exam Date
11-20-19
Application Deadline
09-17-19
Jurisdiction

Baton Rouge

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Assistant Fire Chief

Exam Date
11-05-19
Application Deadline
09-20-19
Jurisdiction

Baker

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Assistant Fire Chief

Exam Date
10-02-19
Application Deadline
09-17-19
Jurisdiction

Covington

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Assistant Fire Chief

Exam Date
10-17-19
Application Deadline
08-22-19
Jurisdiction

Abbeville

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Assistant Fire Prevention Chief

Exam Date
11-20-19
Application Deadline
09-17-19
Jurisdiction

Baton Rouge

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Assistant Fire Prevention Chief

Exam Date
12-10-19
Application Deadline
TBD
Jurisdiction

Monroe

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Assistant Hazardous Materials Chief

Exam Date
11-20-19
Application Deadline
09-17-19
Jurisdiction

Baton Rouge

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Chief Fire Safety Officer

Exam Date
11-20-19
Application Deadline
09-17-19
Jurisdiction

Baton Rouge

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Chief of Fire Prevention

Exam Date
12-04-19
Application Deadline
TBD
Jurisdiction

Covington

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Chief of Operations

Exam Date
11-20-19
Application Deadline
09-17-19
Jurisdiction

Baton Rouge

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Departmental Records Clerk II (P)

Exam Date
09-30-19
Application Deadline
TBD
Jurisdiction

Lafayette

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Deputy Fire Chief

Exam Date
12-10-19
Application Deadline
TBD
Jurisdiction

Monroe

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Deputy Fire Chief

Exam Date
09-30-19
Application Deadline
TBD
Jurisdiction

St. Bernard FPD 1 & 2

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Deputy Fire Chief

Exam Date
10-02-19
Application Deadline
08-27-19
Jurisdiction

Ouachita FPD #1

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District Fire Chief

Exam Date
09-24-19
Application Deadline
08-20-19
Jurisdiction

St. Tammany FPD #2

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District Fire Chief

Exam Date
10-08-19
Application Deadline
TBD
Jurisdiction

Benton FPD #4

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Fire Captain

Exam Date
11-05-19
Application Deadline
09-20-19
Jurisdiction

Baker

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Fire Captain

Exam Date
11-13-19
Application Deadline
08-15-19
Jurisdiction

Plaquemine

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Fire Captain

Exam Date
11-12-19
Application Deadline
TBD
Jurisdiction

Bayou Cane FPD

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Fire Captain

Exam Date
11-20-19
Application Deadline
10-24-19
Jurisdiction

St. Tammany FPD #8

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Fire Captain

Exam Date
09-24-19
Application Deadline
08-20-19
Jurisdiction

St. Tammany FPD #2

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Fire Captain

Exam Date
09-24-19
Application Deadline
06-27-19
Jurisdiction

Jefferson FPD

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Fire Captain

Exam Date
10-02-19
Application Deadline
09-17-19
Jurisdiction

Covington

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Fire Captain

Exam Date
10-08-19
Application Deadline
TBD
Jurisdiction

Benton FPD #4

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Fire Captain

Exam Date
10-08-19
Application Deadline
09-06-19
Jurisdiction

Caddo FPD #7

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Fire Captain

Exam Date
10-10-19
Application Deadline
08-21-19
Jurisdiction

Denham Springs

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Fire Captain

Exam Date
10-15-19
Application Deadline
08-31-19
Jurisdiction

Donaldsonville

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Fire Captain

Exam Date
10-17-19
Application Deadline
08-22-19
Jurisdiction

Abbeville

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Fire Communications Officer II

Exam Date
09-30-19
Application Deadline
TBD
Jurisdiction

Lafayette

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Fire District Chief

Exam Date
10-25-19
Application Deadline
06-27-19
Jurisdiction

Jefferson FPD

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Fire Engineer

Exam Date
09-19-19
Application Deadline
08-13-19
Jurisdiction

Sulphur

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Fire Engineer

Exam Date
09-30-19
Application Deadline
TBD
Jurisdiction

St. Bernard FPD 1 & 2

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Fire Equipment Operator

Exam Date
11-05-19
Application Deadline
09-20-19
Jurisdiction

Baker

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Fire Equipment Operator

Exam Date
09-25-19
Application Deadline
06-27-19
Jurisdiction

Jefferson FPD

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Fire Inspector II

Exam Date
09-24-19
Application Deadline
06-27-19
Jurisdiction

Jefferson FPD

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Fire Inspector II

Exam Date
09-30-19
Application Deadline
TBD
Jurisdiction

Lafayette

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Fire Investigator II

Exam Date
09-24-19
Application Deadline
06-27-19
Jurisdiction

Jefferson FPD

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Fire Lieutenant

Exam Date
12-05-19
Application Deadline
10-09-19
Jurisdiction

Opelousas

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Fire Lieutenant

Exam Date
09-24-19
Application Deadline
06-27-19
Jurisdiction

Jefferson FPD

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Fire Lieutenant

Exam Date
09-24-19
Application Deadline
06-27-19
Jurisdiction

Jefferson FPD

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Fire Prevention Chief

Exam Date
09-26-19
Application Deadline
06-27-19
Jurisdiction

Jefferson FPD

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Fire Prevention Chief

Exam Date
10-02-19
Application Deadline
TBD
Jurisdiction

Lafayette

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Fire Technician II

Exam Date
09-25-19
Application Deadline
06-27-19
Jurisdiction

Jefferson FPD

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Fire Training Officer II

Exam Date
09-24-19
Application Deadline
06-27-19
Jurisdiction

Jefferson FPD

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Firefighter First Class

Exam Date
09-30-19
Application Deadline
TBD
Jurisdiction

Lafayette

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Firefighter First Class

Exam Date
10-17-19
Application Deadline
08-22-19
Jurisdiction

Abbeville

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Jailer II

Exam Date
11-19-19
Application Deadline
10-03-19
Jurisdiction

Bossier City

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Operator

Exam Date
10-30-19
Application Deadline
TBD
Jurisdiction

Morgan City

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Police Captain

Exam Date
11-19-19
Application Deadline
10-03-19
Jurisdiction

Bossier City

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Police Captain

Exam Date
10-30-19
Application Deadline
TBD
Jurisdiction

Morgan City

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Police Captain

Exam Date
12-04-19
Application Deadline
09-30-19
Jurisdiction

New Iberia

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Police Corporal

Exam Date
09-30-19
Application Deadline
TBD
Jurisdiction

Lafayette

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Police Corporal

Exam Date
10-01-19
Application Deadline
09-06-19
Jurisdiction

DeRidder

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Police Corporal

Exam Date
10-10-19
Application Deadline
08-21-19
Jurisdiction

Denham Springs

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Police Lieutenant

Exam Date
11-19-19
Application Deadline
10-03-19
Jurisdiction

Bossier City

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Police Lieutenant

Exam Date
10-30-19
Application Deadline
TBD
Jurisdiction

Morgan City

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Police Lieutenant

Exam Date
10-24-19
Application Deadline
07-26-19
Jurisdiction

Alexandria

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Police Lieutenant

Exam Date
12-04-19
Application Deadline
09-30-19
Jurisdiction

New Iberia

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Police Lieutenant

Exam Date
10-01-19
Application Deadline
09-06-19
Jurisdiction

DeRidder

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Police Major

Exam Date
10-02-19
Application Deadline
TBD
Jurisdiction

Lafayette

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Police Officer First Class

Exam Date
10-22-19
Application Deadline
09-12-19
Jurisdiction

St. Martinville

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Police Officer First Class

Exam Date
11-12-19
Application Deadline
10-11-19
Jurisdiction

Houma

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Police Sergeant

Exam Date
10-22-19
Application Deadline
09-12-19
Jurisdiction

St. Martinville

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Police Sergeant

Exam Date
11-19-19
Application Deadline
10-03-19
Jurisdiction

Bossier City

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Police Sergeant

Exam Date
10-24-19
Application Deadline
07-26-19
Jurisdiction

Alexandria

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Police Sergeant

Exam Date
11-20-19
Application Deadline
09-17-19
Jurisdiction

Baton Rouge

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Police Sergeant

Exam Date
11-12-19
Application Deadline
10-11-19
Jurisdiction

Houma

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Police Sergeant

Exam Date
09-25-19
Application Deadline
09-06-19
Jurisdiction

DeRidder

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Police Sergeant

Exam Date
10-17-19
Application Deadline
08-22-19
Jurisdiction

Abbeville

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Assistant Chief Fire Investigator

Exam Date
11-20-19
Application Deadline
09-17-19
Jurisdiction

Baton Rouge

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Assistant Fire Chief

Exam Date
11-05-19
Application Deadline
09-20-19
Jurisdiction

Baker

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Assistant Fire Chief

Exam Date
10-02-19
Application Deadline
09-17-19
Jurisdiction

Covington

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Assistant Fire Chief

Exam Date
10-17-19
Application Deadline
08-22-19
Jurisdiction

Abbeville

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Assistant Fire Prevention Chief

Exam Date
11-20-19
Application Deadline
09-17-19
Jurisdiction

Baton Rouge

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Assistant Fire Prevention Chief

Exam Date
12-10-19
Application Deadline
TBD
Jurisdiction

Monroe

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Assistant Hazardous Materials Chief

Exam Date
11-20-19
Application Deadline
09-17-19
Jurisdiction

Baton Rouge

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Chief Fire Safety Officer

Exam Date
11-20-19
Application Deadline
09-17-19
Jurisdiction

Baton Rouge

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Chief of Fire Prevention

Exam Date
12-04-19
Application Deadline
TBD
Jurisdiction

Covington

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Chief of Operations

Exam Date
11-20-19
Application Deadline
09-17-19
Jurisdiction

Baton Rouge

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Departmental Records Clerk II (P)

Exam Date
09-30-19
Application Deadline
TBD
Jurisdiction

Lafayette

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Deputy Fire Chief

Exam Date
12-10-19
Application Deadline
TBD
Jurisdiction

Monroe

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Deputy Fire Chief

Exam Date
09-30-19
Application Deadline
TBD
Jurisdiction

St. Bernard FPD 1 & 2

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Deputy Fire Chief

Exam Date
10-02-19
Application Deadline
08-27-19
Jurisdiction

Ouachita FPD #1

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District Fire Chief

Exam Date
09-24-19
Application Deadline
08-20-19
Jurisdiction

St. Tammany FPD #2

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District Fire Chief

Exam Date
10-08-19
Application Deadline
TBD
Jurisdiction

Benton FPD #4

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Fire Captain

Exam Date
11-05-19
Application Deadline
09-20-19
Jurisdiction

Baker

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Fire Captain

Exam Date
11-13-19
Application Deadline
08-15-19
Jurisdiction

Plaquemine

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Fire Captain

Exam Date
11-12-19
Application Deadline
TBD
Jurisdiction

Bayou Cane FPD

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Fire Captain

Exam Date
11-20-19
Application Deadline
10-24-19
Jurisdiction

St. Tammany FPD #8

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Fire Captain

Exam Date
09-24-19
Application Deadline
08-20-19
Jurisdiction

St. Tammany FPD #2

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Fire Captain

Exam Date
09-24-19
Application Deadline
06-27-19
Jurisdiction

Jefferson FPD

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Fire Captain

Exam Date
10-02-19
Application Deadline
09-17-19
Jurisdiction

Covington

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Fire Captain

Exam Date
10-08-19
Application Deadline
TBD
Jurisdiction

Benton FPD #4

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Fire Captain

Exam Date
10-08-19
Application Deadline
09-06-19
Jurisdiction

Caddo FPD #7

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Fire Captain

Exam Date
10-10-19
Application Deadline
08-21-19
Jurisdiction

Denham Springs

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Fire Captain

Exam Date
10-15-19
Application Deadline
08-31-19
Jurisdiction

Donaldsonville

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Fire Captain

Exam Date
10-17-19
Application Deadline
08-22-19
Jurisdiction

Abbeville

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Fire Communications Officer II

Exam Date
09-30-19
Application Deadline
TBD
Jurisdiction

Lafayette

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Fire District Chief

Exam Date
10-25-19
Application Deadline
06-27-19
Jurisdiction

Jefferson FPD

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Fire Engineer

Exam Date
09-19-19
Application Deadline
08-13-19
Jurisdiction

Sulphur

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Fire Engineer

Exam Date
09-30-19
Application Deadline
TBD
Jurisdiction

St. Bernard FPD 1 & 2

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Fire Equipment Operator

Exam Date
11-05-19
Application Deadline
09-20-19
Jurisdiction

Baker

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Fire Equipment Operator

Exam Date
09-25-19
Application Deadline
06-27-19
Jurisdiction

Jefferson FPD

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Fire Inspector II

Exam Date
09-24-19
Application Deadline
06-27-19
Jurisdiction

Jefferson FPD

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Fire Inspector II

Exam Date
09-30-19
Application Deadline
TBD
Jurisdiction

Lafayette

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Fire Investigator II

Exam Date
09-24-19
Application Deadline
06-27-19
Jurisdiction

Jefferson FPD

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Fire Lieutenant

Exam Date
12-05-19
Application Deadline
10-09-19
Jurisdiction

Opelousas

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Fire Lieutenant

Exam Date
09-24-19
Application Deadline
06-27-19
Jurisdiction

Jefferson FPD

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Fire Lieutenant

Exam Date
09-24-19
Application Deadline
06-27-19
Jurisdiction

Jefferson FPD

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Fire Prevention Chief

Exam Date
09-26-19
Application Deadline
06-27-19
Jurisdiction

Jefferson FPD

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Fire Prevention Chief

Exam Date
10-02-19
Application Deadline
TBD
Jurisdiction

Lafayette

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Fire Technician II

Exam Date
09-25-19
Application Deadline
06-27-19
Jurisdiction

Jefferson FPD

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Fire Training Officer II

Exam Date
09-24-19
Application Deadline
06-27-19
Jurisdiction

Jefferson FPD

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Firefighter First Class

Exam Date
09-30-19
Application Deadline
TBD
Jurisdiction

Lafayette

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Firefighter First Class

Exam Date
10-17-19
Application Deadline
08-22-19
Jurisdiction

Abbeville

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Jailer II

Exam Date
11-19-19
Application Deadline
10-03-19
Jurisdiction

Bossier City

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Operator

Exam Date
10-30-19
Application Deadline
TBD
Jurisdiction

Morgan City

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Police Captain

Exam Date
11-19-19
Application Deadline
10-03-19
Jurisdiction

Bossier City

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Police Captain

Exam Date
10-30-19
Application Deadline
TBD
Jurisdiction

Morgan City

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Police Captain

Exam Date
12-04-19
Application Deadline
09-30-19
Jurisdiction

New Iberia

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Police Corporal

Exam Date
09-30-19
Application Deadline
TBD
Jurisdiction

Lafayette

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Police Corporal

Exam Date
10-01-19
Application Deadline
09-06-19
Jurisdiction

DeRidder

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Police Corporal

Exam Date
10-10-19
Application Deadline
08-21-19
Jurisdiction

Denham Springs

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Police Lieutenant

Exam Date
11-19-19
Application Deadline
10-03-19
Jurisdiction

Bossier City

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Police Lieutenant

Exam Date
10-30-19
Application Deadline
TBD
Jurisdiction

Morgan City

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Police Lieutenant

Exam Date
10-24-19
Application Deadline
07-26-19
Jurisdiction

Alexandria

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Police Lieutenant

Exam Date
12-04-19
Application Deadline
09-30-19
Jurisdiction

New Iberia

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Police Lieutenant

Exam Date
10-01-19
Application Deadline
09-06-19
Jurisdiction

DeRidder

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Police Major

Exam Date
10-02-19
Application Deadline
TBD
Jurisdiction

Lafayette

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Police Officer First Class

Exam Date
10-22-19
Application Deadline
09-12-19
Jurisdiction

St. Martinville

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Police Officer First Class

Exam Date
11-12-19
Application Deadline
10-11-19
Jurisdiction

Houma

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Police Sergeant

Exam Date
10-22-19
Application Deadline
09-12-19
Jurisdiction

St. Martinville

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Police Sergeant

Exam Date
11-19-19
Application Deadline
10-03-19
Jurisdiction

Bossier City

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Police Sergeant

Exam Date
10-24-19
Application Deadline
07-26-19
Jurisdiction

Alexandria

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Police Sergeant

Exam Date
11-20-19
Application Deadline
09-17-19
Jurisdiction

Baton Rouge

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Police Sergeant

Exam Date
11-12-19
Application Deadline
10-11-19
Jurisdiction

Houma

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Police Sergeant

Exam Date
09-25-19
Application Deadline
09-06-19
Jurisdiction

DeRidder

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Police Sergeant

Exam Date
10-17-19
Application Deadline
08-22-19
Jurisdiction

Abbeville