The Rock Springs Police Department is hiring for the full time position of Patrol Officer I. We are an agency of 46 sworn officers and we serve a community of approximately 23,000 in southwestern Wyoming. Our community size means that we are a busy agency, which provides for an interesting career while still offers smaller community security to raise a family. If you would like the opportunity to experience the many facets of police work, please apply! Our Patrol Officers have the ability to investigate a large variety of calls, often from start to finish. They are also able to rotate into different positions such as K-9 Unit, School Resource Officer, Detectives and SWAT Team. Starting wage is $26.28 to $26.94 per hour, depending on experience. The Rock Springs Police Department will pay for your POST Certification at the Wyoming Law Enforcement Academy and we pay your wages while you become certified.
Please look at some more of our benefits below:
-Medical, dental, vision and life insurance
-Vacation (12 days/year), sick (12 days/year), wellness leave (up to 32 hours/year) and comp-time
-Department issued equipment
-Take home vehicle plan
-13 paid holidays
-4 day work week shifts
-Paid passes to 2 recreational facilities
-Half-off passes to golf course
-100% employer-paid Wyoming Law Enforcement Retirement
We are 1/2 hour from Flaming Gorge Reservoir and an hour from The Wind River and Wyoming mountain ranges. If you enjoy wide, open space with an abundance of outdoor recreational activities such as fishing, hunting and off-roading, apply with the Rock Springs Police Department. If you have questions, stop by the Rock Springs, Wyoming Police Department booth!