Employment

POSITION:   Police Officer (Certified)            

The Bow Police Department is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Police Officer.  The Bow Police Department authorized 13 full time Officers, 1 part time Officer, and 1 civilian.  Some specialties include: K9 Officer, Detective, SRO, Firearms, Defensive Tactics, RAD Instructors and is the Department is a member of the Central New Hampshire Special Operations Unit.

REQUIREMENTS: 

Applicants must be currently employed as a full-time New Hampshire certified police officer or have been employed as a full-time New Hampshire certified police officer within the last 12 months, OR currently employed as a full-time out of state police officer, or have been employed as  a full-time out of state police officer within the last 12 months, whose certification is  recognized by the Police Standards and Training for the State of New Hampshire (Law Package).

Applicants must be able to pass a physical fitness test, polygraph exam, background investigation, psychological exam and drug screening.

COMPENSATION:

$24.31/hourly, $50,557.72/annually (step 3 of a 9-step scale). Minimum three (3) year contract required.

SIGNING BONUS:

$2,500.00 signing bonus shall be paid upon hire. If successful candidate fails to complete three (3) years of service, they must repay the $2,500 signing bonus.

 BENEFITS:

  • Health insurance benefits package or a health insurance buy-out
  • Annual paid time off
  • Sick Leave
  • Holidays – 11 paid days (OT for working)
  • NH Retirement System Group II
  • Extra Duty Details (current rate of $52.50/hour)

APPLY:  Candidates must apply through policeapp.com under Bow Police.

CLOSING DATE: July 31, 2019 @ 3:00 p.m.

The Town of Bow, New Hampshire is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)