Patrol Officers

Portage Borough is accepting applications for part time police officer. The candidate will be required to work 32 hours per week.  Must be Act 120 Certified, community minded, demonstrate interpersonal, public relations, and communication skills.  The part time officer is required to pass a background check, physical and drug test.  Pay is commensurate with experience.


Applications can be obtained at the Borough Office located at 721 Main Street, Portage, PA 15946 between 8:00 am to 4:00 pm or by calling 814/736-4330.  Completed applications must be returned along with a resume to the Borough Manager.  The e-mail address is  Applications can also be downloaded at