Employment Opportunities

Buffalo Police Department - Police Officer

 

The Buffalo Police Department has an opening for the position of Police Officer/Patrolman. Applicants must be 21 years of age and have a High School Diploma, or equivalent. Applicant must pass the Wyoming Law Enforcement Academy physical fitness standards, written test, polygraph test, drug screen, medical exam and extensive background check. Applicant must possess or obtain a valid Wyoming driver’s license. Starting pay is $19.00 an hour. Benefits include health insurance and state retirement. Lateral transfers will be considered. Applications are available online under the City of Buffalo or at the Criminal Justice Center, 639 Fort Street, Buffalo, WY 82834. Applications must be completed and returned to the Criminal Justice Center by 3 PM on April 30th, 2021. If you turn in an application, you need to show up on the testing date.

Testing will take place on May 5th, 2021 at 8 AM, applicants must be on site in Buffalo, WY for testing at 639 Fort St. Candidates will participate in a written test, typing test, physical fitness test and oral board interview on this same day.

Buffalo Police Department - Dispatcher

 

The Buffalo Police Department has an opening for the position of Dispatcher. Applicants must be at least 21 years of age, have a high school diploma or equivalent, and be willing to work shift work, weekends, and holidays. Applicants must pass a written test, psychological test, polygraph test, drug screen, medical exam, and extensive background check. The position is full time. Starting wage is $15.00 an hour. Benefits include health and life insurance and State
retirement. Applications are available at the Criminal Justice Center 639 Fort Street Buffalo, WY 82834 or at cityofbuffalowy.com. Applications must be returned to the Criminal Justice Center no later than 3:00 p.m. on April 16, 2021.

Testing will take place on Wednesday April 21st, 2021 at the Criminal Justice Center at 8:00 a.m to 5:00 p.m. All persons who turn in an application need to show up on the testing day. Candidates will participate in a written test, typing test, and an oral board interview on this same day.

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Rawlins Police Department - Sworn Officer

The Rawlins Police Department is accepting applications for a Police Officer I position. We are a civil service department (sworn personnel) located on Interstate 80 in south central Wyoming. Applicants will be notified regarding testing upon receipt of an application. To request an application, call (307) 324-4503 or email us. Applicants will need to submit a pre-employment drug screening.

 

The Police Department is an equal opportunity employer (EOE). 

Benefits:

  • Six holidays per year

  • 15 vacation days per year

  • 20-year retirement (cumulative for law enforcement / correctional officers / dispatchers)

  • Life insurance

  • Sick leave

  • Discounted family membership to city recreation center

  • Health Insurance provided at no cost to employee and family

  • Dental / vision coverage available

  • Most necessary equipment provided

  • Personally assigned vehicle program (sworn personnel)

  • Educational incentives

  • Incentives for increased training responsibilities

  • In-house fitness center

  • Full pay while attending the academy

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City of Lander - Chief of Police

 

The City of Lander is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Chief of Police. Located at the base of the Wind River Mountains, you are within minutes of many enjoyable outdoor actives including hiking, camping, fishing, rock climbing, mountain biking, ATV riding, hunting and many other sports.


The City of Lander offers a very generous benefits package including State Retirement Pension medical, dental, vision; paid holidays, sick time and vacation time. Starting salary depends on experience and qualification.


MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Graduation from a college or university with a bachelor’s degree in police science, criminology or some other related field. Also 10 years of progressive responsible law enforcement experience, 3 years of which must have been in a supervisory capacity or equivalent combination of education and experience. Must possess a valid Wyoming driver’s license and must be POST certified professional police officer.


Applications may be obtained at the Lander Police Department or City Hall. Applications may also be obtained by accessing our web site at https://landerwyoming.org/ then Employment Opportunities/City Application. Please attach your resume to the application.


Please bring or mail your application to the Lander Police Department, attn. D Kaiser, 250 Lincoln Street, Lander WY. 82520
 

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, and we do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age national origin or disability.
 

APPLICATION WILL BE ACCEPTED UNTIL THE POSITION IS FILLED

Johnson County Sheriff's Office - Detention Officer

The Johnson County Sheriff's Office is now accepting applications for the position of Detention Officer. Applicants must be 21 years of age, be able to pass WLEA physical standards, written test, background check and oral interview. Must be able to work nights, evenings, weekends and holidays. Beginning base wage $4,569.95 per month (12 month probationary period). Full benefits package including Wyoming Peace Officers Retirement, Blue Cross Blue Shield Health Insurance, Vision and Dental Insurance. Applications can be found online at johnsoncountywyoming.org/government/sheriff, or they can be picked up at 639 Fort Street, Buffalo WY.

Cokeville Police Department - Police Officer

The Town of Cokeville Police Department is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Police Officer. This position has an annual pay range from $40,000-$45,000 depending on experience. Lateral transfers of current Law Enforcement Officers are preferred, but not required and must be Wyoming POST certified or certified from another state with eligibility for the Wyoming POST Challenge. The Cokeville Police Department benefits package include: Blue Cross/Blue Shield family health insurance, vacation, holidays, sick time and participation in the Wyoming State retirement program. Cokeville Police Department offers take home vehicles and updated weapons and duty equipment. The Cokeville Police Department has one working K-9 Unit at this time with hopes of expanding the program.

For more information click HERE or for an application, visit www.cokeville.net.

Fremont County Sheriff’s Office - Communication Officer, Detention Deputy and Patrol Deputy

The Fremont County Sheriff’s Office located in Central Wyoming is currently accepting applications for the positions of Communication Officer, Detention Deputy and Patrol Deputy. These positions are full time with benefits to include sick time, vacation time, retirement and health insurance. The Sheriff’s Office covers close to 9,200 square miles and employs around 95 employees. The main office, to include the Detention Center and Communication Center, is located in Lander, Wyoming, with substations in Riverton and Dubois. The Detention Center hosts a 190-bed facility with an average inmate booking of 2500 a year. The Communication Center is a 911 Emergency Center and takes over 100,000 calls per year. Patrol responds on average to 9,000 calls a year.

To apply you must be a United States Citizen at least 18 years of age, have a high school diploma or equivalent and a valid driver’s license. Successful applicants must be able to pass a background check and psychological exam in addition, must be able to pass a physical fitness test if applying for Detention. If you are interested in applying for Patrol you must have a valid Peace Officer Certification or equivalent to Wyoming Post Certification.

For additional information or an application contact:

Fremont County Sheriff’s Office Fremont County Sheriff’s Office 460 Railroad Avenue 1160 Major Avenue Lander, WY 82520 Riverton, WY 82501 (307)332-5611 (307)856-7200.

Fremont County is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.

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Wheatland Police Department - Police Officer

The Town of Wheatland is seeking two candidates for Patrol Officer. Knowledge in modern law enforcement principles, procedures, techniques and equipment, local, state and federal laws, city ordinances and departmental rules and regulations, traffic safety, pursuit, arrest and detention, and emergency medical assistance are required. This is a full-time position with a starting annual salary of $37,625.00 with no experience, laterals will be based on experience, and includes an excellent benefit package. A valid Wyoming Class C Driver’s License is required, as well as Basic Training certification.

 Employment applications will be accepted until filled, and are available at www.wheatlandpolice.org or at the Wheatland Police Department 951 Water St Wheatland, WY 82201 or contact us at (307)322-2141.

The Town of Wheatland is an EEO, ADA & Drug Free Workplace Employer.

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Sheridan Police Department - Police Officer

The Sheridan Police Department is recruiting to fill Police Officer positions. Join our team to help make our community a safe, great place to live. This is a fully benefited position including health, dental, vision, and life insurance, full pension retirement after 20 years of service, tuition reimbursement, a wellness program and paid time off. The hiring range is $20.92-$23.11 an hour DOE. Candidates must pass a physical fitness test, online examination, an interview and comprehensive background investigation. A complete job description and a Police Department application can be found at www.sheridanwy.net. Interested applicants must submit a completed Police Department Application Packet to City Hall, 55 Grinnell Plaza. The City of Sheridan is a drug-free workplace.

Guernsey Police Department - Patrol Officer

The Town of Guernsey is seeking candidates for Patrol Officer. Knowledge in modern law enforcement principles, procedures, techniques and equipment, local, state and federal laws, city ordinances and departmental rules and regulations, traffic safety, pursuit, arrest and detention, and emergency medical assistance are required. This is a full-time position with a starting annual salary of $33,280.00 with no experience, laterals will be based on experience, and includes an excellent benefit package. A valid Wyoming Class C Driver’s License is required, as well as Basic Training certification.

 Employment applications will be accepted until filled, and are available at www.townofguernseywy.us or at the Town of Guernsey  81 W Whalen St Guernsey, WY 82214 or contact us at (307)836-2335.

The Town of Guernsey is an EEO, ADA & Drug Free Workplace Employer.

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Douglas Police Department - Patrol Officer

The City of Douglas is seeking a candidate for Patrol Officer. Knowledge in modern law enforcement principles, procedures, techniques and equipment, local, state and federal laws, city ordinances and departmental rules and regulations, traffic safety, pursuit, arrest and detention, and emergency medical assistance are required. This is a full-time position with a starting annual salary of $42,552.12, depending on experience, and includes an excellent benefit package. A valid Wyoming Class C Driver’s License is required, as well as Basic Training certification.

 Employment applications will be accepted until filled, and are available at the City of Douglas Administrative Services Department at 101 N. 4th St., P.O. Box 1030, Douglas, WY 82633, 307-358-3462, or visit our website at www.cityofdouglas.org.

The City of Douglas is an EEO, ADA & Drug Free Workplace Employer.