Patrol Officer

Williston Police Department | Williston, ND

Posted Date 6/24/2024

Patrol Officer

The Williston Police Department is accepting entry-

level and lateral patrol officer applications. Successful entry-level applicants will attend the 12-week Law Enforcement Academy to become licensed peace officers in North Dakota. This position is eligible for a $2,000 hiring bonus, paid in two installments. Entry level applicants are required to pass a physical agility test, ;ateral applicants must take the test. Applicants with less than two years of licensed law enforcement experience will be required to pass a written exam. Testing is tentatively scheduled for Saturday, July 27 and Monday, July 29.

Salary- Entry Level: Police Recruit: $55,692 annually, $26.78/hour (Salary during police academy)
Police Officer: $65,520 annually, $31.50/hour (Salary upon completion of police academy and becoming ND POST licensed)

Salary- Lateral:-$65,520 annually, $31.50/ hour- $85,489 annually, $41.10/ hour. DOE
- Prior licensed law enforcement experience is credited at the discretion of the department.

** The City of Williston is now offering a $10,000 recruitment bonus to eligible lateral officers, paid in two installments**

The City of Williston offers a comprehensive and competitive benefits package. Benefits offered include paid leave (vacation, sick, holidays), fully funded health insurance for single and family plans, retirement, life insurance, dental, vision, FSA, deferred compensation, and tuition reimbursement. Currently, the City of Williston is offering a $2,000 relocation bonus!

Applications will be accepted until noon on July 12, 2024.

Please visit the Employment/ Open Positions section on the City of Williston website to view the full job posting and apply for the position. Applications submitted through Indeed are not considered.


Williston Police Department website: https://police.cityofwilliston.com/careers.php

Salary26.78 - 41.10 Hour
Highest Educational Degree Required
High school diploma or equivalent
Job Type
Entry Level | Academy Graduate | Lateral Transfer | Top Pay

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