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Police Officer

Job Title

Police Officer


Permanent Full Time


STARTING SALARY           $ 36,961-$46,201 per year

OPENING DATE:                 April 3, 2017

CLOSING DATE:                  May 5, 2017, 5:00 p.m.

The Town of Elon is currently seeking applications for the position of Police Officer.  Elon is an active community with a population of 10,357, which includes Elon University.  Applicants should exhibit integrity, professionalism, and dedication to public service.  The Officer will perform general law enforcement duties. The salary range is $36,961 to $46,201, depending on experience.


Graduation from high school or GED equivalency and some prior experience in law enforcement work is desired.  Valid North Carolina Driver’s License; Basic Law Enforcement Certification (BLET) by the North Carolina Criminal Justice Education and Training Standards Commission is required.


Interested candidates who meet position requirements for educational training and related job experience and/or an equivalent combination of training and experience must submit a town application to: Misty Hagood, Finance Officer, P.O. Box 595, Elon, NC 27244. Interested candidates should apply by May 5, 2017 at 5:00 p.m.  The required Town of Elon application is available on our website at  Resumes may accompany the completed application.

The Town of Elon is an equal opportunity employer and a drug-free workplace. A pre-employment background check and drug test are required.

Employment Application

F-3(LE)-Personal History Statement