Applications will be accepted once a Physical Agility Test (PAT) date has been established. (See available PAT dates below)
If no PAT dates have been established, fill out the applicant information here, enter your contact information on the form and you will be contacted once PAT dates have been set.
Applicants must successfully pass the required physical agility test to proceed in the hiring process.
- Upper Body Strength
Must be able to complete 18 properly executed push-ups within one minute.
- Aerobic Power (1.5 Mile Run)
Must be able to complete the 1.5 mile run within 14 minutes, 36 seconds.
- Muscular Endurance
Must be able to complete 28 properly executed sit-ups within one minute.
- Swimming Test
Must be able to swim 37 ½ yards fully clothed. Candidates should bring long pants and a shirt for the fully clothed swimming test and a change of clothing for the running test.
Following the four PAT testing dates listed below, the DOP written exam will be administered at the WVDNR Headquarters, 324 4th Avenue, South Charleston, 25303 on November 15, 2021. Written testing begins promptly at 10:00AM.
Applicants must also complete a psychological evaluation and meet the medical requirements as stated in the Law Enforcement Standards which are found at the link below before receiving an offer of employment.
Walk-ons will be accepted.
|South Charleston Community Center |
601 Jefferson Road
South Charleston, WV 25309
|October 16, 2021 at 9:00 AM|
121 E Main St,
Beckley, WV 25801
|October 23, 2021 at 9:00 AM|
|Aquatic Center at Mylan Park |
1847 Fitness Way
Morgantown, WV 26501
|October 29, 2021 at 9:00 AM|
|Romney Wellness Center |
68 Heritage Circle
Romney, WV 26757
|November 13, 2021 at 9:00 AM|
For more information on Physical Agility Testing, contact the Division of Natural Resources
Law Enforcement Section at (304) 558-2784.