Town of Freeport
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October 19, 2017

Wanted: Full Time Police Officer

The Town of Freeport is accepting applications for the position of full time police officer.
Freeport is a coastal community of about 8000 residents with a strong retail base, including L.L. Bean. The police department includes 14 full time officers, full time marine patrol, 4 part time officers, clerical staff, and seasonal parking enforcement personnel.

• Applicants must be at least 21 years of age and have no adverse driving record. Applicants must hold a valid Maine drivers license at the time of employment.
• The minimum requirement for the position is the successful completion of all phases of the Maine Law Enforcement Pre-Service Training Program.
• All applicants will be required to pass a physical agility test (MCJA Standards).

Candidates having an Associate’s Degree or a combination of relevant training and experience will have an advantage. Preference may be given to graduates of the MCJA Basic Law Enforcement Training Program.
An extensive background investigation, including psychological, polygraph, and medical examinations will be part of the process.
The department offers a competitive salary and benefit package for full time employment. Experience, education, and training factor into the wage considerations for officers.

Applications are available at: Freeport Police Department, 16 Main St, Freeport, ME 04032 or on the town’s web site: www.freeportmaine.com
The deadline for applications is 4 p.m. Thursday, 19 October 2017.
Applications can be returned to the above address. Applications and other applicable documents can also be emailed to Chief Susan Nourse at snourse@freeportmaine.com
The Town of Freeport is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Posted 21 September 2017