The Wilmington Police Department is accepting applications for a full-time police officer position.
We are seeking positive, self-motivated individuals to join our police force, individuals who want to contribute to community engaging activities and making Wilmington a safer place for all that live and visit here. Our officers work four days per week 10 hours each day for 40 hours with the expectation of working overtime as needed. Elective overtime is available to officers including highway safety patrols, snowmobile patrols and police details.
Officers will receive paid vacation; VMERS plan D retirement (20 year), paid sick time, health insurance, deferred comp (elective) and holiday pay. Pay rate for full time certified officers starting at $45760 and higher depending on experience.
Currently seeking full time certified police officers and preference to applicants already Vermont full time certified. VT certified FT police officers may be eligible for a hiring bonus of up to $7500. Full time certified police applicants from out of state who qualify for a waiver certification from the VJCTC would be eligible for a hiring bonus up to $5000.
Applications are available on Town of Wilmington website. Please send completed applications to Chief of Police. Chief of Police, Wilmington Police Department PO Box 217, Wilmington, VT 05363. The position will remain posted until it is filled. The Town of Wilmington is an Equal opportunity employer.