Police Officer - Plaistow, NH

June 28, 2019


Police Officer


Police Officer

Town of Plaistow



The Town of Plaistow, NH is seeking applicants for an immediate opening for full-time Police Officer. Candidates must be at least 21 years old, possess a college degree or equivalent experience in the law enforcement field, must possess a valid driver's license, U.S. citizenship, and excellent communication and writing skills. The Department is seeking an individual with ability to maintain professionalism while providing quality community safety services assuring equal treatment for all. Must be able to meet current requirements set forth by the NH Police Standards and Training Council, which can be viewed at http://www.pstc.nh.gov/faqs.htm#coopers.

Certified Officers encouraged to apply.

Candidates are required to complete a police examination, physical agility test, professional interview, polygraph, medical and psychological examinations, and must pass an extensive background investigation.

Starting hourly rate is based on a step progression from $21.88 to $22.54. Generous benefit package, including participation in the New Hampshire Retirement System.

Please submit a preliminary application for employment, which can be found on the website for the Town of Plaistow at www.plaistow.com, along with a cover letter and resume to:

Interim Police Chief Douglas P. Mullin
Plaistow Police Department
27 Elm Street
Plaistow, NH 03865

Submission Deadline: Open until filled.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for this position, however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

The Town of Plaistow is an Equal Opportunity Employer and offers a competitive salary and benefits package, DOQ/DOE.

Closing Date / Removed from Database Date
July 18, 2019

  All jobs posted are considered open until filled and may close at anytime except as stated in the Job Description.