Virtual Hiring Process

FAQs

Due to the COVID-19 crisis, is MPD still hiring?
Yes. MPD has suspended hosting in-person Prospect Days, however, we are offering the opportunity to start your application and background investigation remo...
Thu, 19 Mar, 2020 at 2:15 PM
Is there anything I will need to do in-person?
When operations return to normal, applicants will be invited for in-person appointments to complete the Physical Ability Test and Fingerprinting. Applic...
Thu, 19 Mar, 2020 at 2:10 PM
How long will I have to take the NTN after I receive instructions from my background investigator?
The NTN exam must be taken within ten (10) business days of receiving instructions from your background investigator.
Thu, 19 Mar, 2020 at 2:11 PM
How long will it take to hear back from my background investigator once I email my packet?
A background investigator will contact you only if they have follow-up questions or require additional documents from you. Otherwise, if you successfully pa...
Thu, 19 Mar, 2020 at 2:13 PM
How do I take the National Testing Network (NTN) exam?
Once you successfully pass initial screening, your background investigator will send you a letter of instructions to schedule the exam.  Each applicant is r...
Tue, 7 Jul, 2020 at 2:36 PM
Will I have to come to DC to take the NTN test? Can I take it from home?
The NTN is a proctored exam and must be completed in a testing location, but you will not have to travel to DC to take the exam, you may take the NTN at a l...
Thu, 19 Mar, 2020 at 2:08 PM