The Meeker Police Department is accepting applications for the position of Police Officer. An immediate opening exists for a qualified candidate. Meeker is a beautiful Town in rural Northwest Colorado with a population of about 2,500. The area is known for our great hunting, fishing and other outdoor recreational sports.
Must be P.O.S.T. certified or be able to obtain certification within six months. Police Officer experience preferred. Must have a valid Colorado driver’s license when employed. Must be at least 21 and have a high school diploma or equivalent. No felony charges or domestic violence in history. Must pass pre-employment psychological, polygraph, drug test and physical exam.
In addition to a competitive salary of $47,000 to $49,000 annually, plus overtime, the Town offers some excellent benefits to include: Family medical, dental and vision coverage; uniforms and vests furnished with assistance if needed for leather and duty weapon; excellent paid training and educational opportunities; pay incentives for bilingual officers; 6% matching retirement; take-home vehicles; eleven paid holidays each year and possible moving assistance.
Applications will be accepted by mail at: Town of Meeker, 345 Market Street, Meeker, CO 81641 c/o HR Lisa Cook, or email: firstname.lastname@example.org. EOE