Law Enforcement Pre-Employment Testing

Law enforcement agencies use the Optimize Hire Pre-Employment Test to improve hiring decisions. The Optimize Hire Law Enforcement Pre-Employment Test is a 10-minute aptitude test designed to assess which law enforcement job applicants will perform best in the law enforcement industry. The Optimize Hire Pre-Employment Test measures 9 traits including Cognitive AbilityPersonality, and Motivation to help law enforcement employers hire hard-working, reliable employees with diligent attention paid to duty and service. Optimize Hire helps organizations fill the following positions in law enforcement for local, state, and federal agencies: uniformed police officers, investigators, evidence technicians, firearms examiners, crime lab technicians, intelligence analysts, office staff, and more.

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What’s Included

  • Customized online application page for your organization
  • Customized job descriptions
  • Tools to help you quickly post the job description online
  • Assess an unlimited number of job applicants
  • Online Applicant Tracking System to manage your job applicants
  • Structured interview guide that is tailored to each applicant
  • Pre-written emails (e.g. Rejection and Interview emails) to send to applicants
  • Step-by-step guide to hiring best practices

Case Study: Pre-Employment Tests Improve Law Enforcement Agencies’ Performance

In a meta-analytic review to predict customer service performance, Drs. Murray Barrick and Michael Mount analyzed 117 studies of more than 23,000 individuals. They found that one Personality trait predicted job performance more effectively than any other personality trait. The Optimize Hire Pre-Employment Test scores candidates on this key trait and 8 others to predict job performance:

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