Current Job Opportunities

Current Openings

With over 1000 uniform and civilian members, the Waterloo Regional Police Service proudly serves a population of over 565,000 residents in one of the fastest growing areas of Ontario. The WRPS is committed to a leadership role in crime prevention and law enforcement in a community partnership to improve safety and the quality of life for all people. Police and civilian positions offer a wide variety of career opportunities along with competitive salaries and benefit packages.

Civilian Positions

Thank you for your interest in employment with the Waterloo Regional Police Service.  We are currently accepting applications for the following positions. 


Part-time Special Constables

The Waterloo Regional Police Service is looking for Part Time Special Constables to become part of our team in 2018.


HOURS OF WORK: Up to 30 hours/week (various shifts)

SALARY/WAGE: $35.16/hour

START DATE: April 2018


As a Special Constable, you will be responsible for:

  • Maintaining courtroom decorum
  • Searching the general public within the courthouse in accordance with WRPS procedures
  • Providing assistance to police officers
  • Transporting, monitoring, controlling, and receiving custody of prisoners
  • Prisoner security in, during, and out of court and in custodial facilities
  • Serving of Summonses and Subpoenas
  • Fingerprinting and photographing criminally charged persons


Successful completion of the Test Results Profile or OACP Certificate from Applicant Testing Services (ATS) is required. For more information on ATS, please visit:



  • Basic knowledge of reading, writing, mathematical and communication skills, normally acquired through the attainment of an Ontario Secondary School Diploma or equivalent as determined by the Ontario Ministry of Education. 
  • Knowledge of standardized office and filing procedures and processes, basic keyboarding and data entry skills.
  • Communication and interpersonal skills using tact and diplomacy required to respond to and take control of emergency situations in a sensitive manner.
  • Ability to meet government criteria for appointment as Special Constable.
  • Ability to participate as an effective team member and to support and project values compatible with the organization.
  • Ability to meet testing requirements for the position.
  • Successful completion of the Test Results Profile from Applicant Testing Services.
  • Valid CPR (Basic Rescuer Level) and Standard First Aid Certificates, from an accredited agency, with renewal as per police standards.
  • A valid Glass "G" Ontario Driver's Licence with no more than six demerit points.
  • Ability to meet police security clearance requirements and to maintain confidentiality.
  • Previous Special Constable or security experience is preferred.

Please submit your Application for Employment, Personal History Form, and your Applicant Testing Services Results by Friday, February 9, 2018 at 4:00 p.m. to:


Mail:   Human Resources Branch, Waterloo Regional Police Service

200 Maple Grove Road, Cambridge, Ontario N3H 5M1

Fax:    519-650-8587

Only applications including all three components will be considered.

If you have any questions, or if you require accommodation with any portion of the application process or interview, please email the WRPS at

Constable Positions

Thank you for your interest in employment with the Waterloo Regional Police Service.  We are currently processing applications for the position of Police Constable. Please check our website for further status updates.   

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