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We are currently accepting applications for the position(s) of Police Officer.

Qualifications:

1.  Colorado P.O.S.T. certified candidates OR
2.  Candidates who are currently attending a Colorado POST certified Law Enforcement Academy OR
3.  Out-of-state officers whose certification will transfer to Colorado POST.

Additional Qualifications include:

  • High school diploma
  • Tobacco-free
  • Weight proportionate to height
  • Acceptable criminal and driving record
  • United States citizen

Salary:

  • Hiring range is $4,040 - $5,577 per month depending on education and experience

Qualified applicants are evaluated through the use of:

  • Selection Interview
  • Physical Fitness Test
  • Background Investigation
  • Written Test
  • Oral Board Review
  • Polygraph
  • Report Writing Exercise
  • Medical Exam
  • Psychological Evaluation

Full-time benefited positions include:

  • Employer paid health and dental insurance for employee and family
  • Police pension plan, 12% employee contribution; 12.2% City
  • Uniform and weapon provided
  • 4-10 schedule with two month rotations
  • Ski and ice rink pass for employee and family
  • $400 per year Wellness Program
  • Entry level receives 6.5 weeks Paid Time Off (PTO) annually

For further information, please contact Patrol Captain Jerry Stabile at (970) 879-4344, ext. 119. For recruitment questions, please send us an email.

To submit a complete application packet for police officer, click the following forms to download. You will need Adobe Reader in order to view these documents.  Print all forms, fill out completely, sign, and send to the City of Steamboat Springs Police Services (see address on application) or you can fax your completed and signed application packet to (970) 871-7090, ATTN: Capt. Jerry Stabile.


To apply for other positions, print an employment application, fill out completely, and send to the City of Steamboat Springs Human Resource Division (see address on application).