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Police Officer

Wilton Police Department - Wilton, Maine

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Salary Information

Entry Level Salary:
$29,000.00 annual
Top Pay:
$45,000.00 annual

Job Description

Police Officer/Lateral Police Officer:


Come and enjoy the beautiful Mountain and Lakes Region of Western Maine with unlimited outdoor activities and adventures. The Town of Wilton Maine is accepting applications for the position of full time police officer. The Wilton Police Department is continuously striving to be a progressively minded, teamwork driven, department We work hard to provide for the public safety needs of our citizens who openly give support for their department. With strong community support, we work hard for the public safety of our citizens. Police officers receive impressive financial benefits to include: scheduled overtime, holiday pay, nigh time differential pay, stipends for uniform cleaning, employee participated compensated time system, and competitive starting pay.

Incentive Packages:

The Town of Wilton provides an excellent incentive package to include health, medical, vision, dental and disability insurance. Officers are provide retirement contributions, flex working schedules, rotating shifts, union representation, and two weekends off per month with use of all new 2007 Dodge Chargers. The Town at no cost to the officer provides all necessary equipment to the applicant. Each officer receives advanced specialized training when available. Special units include DARE, CARE, SRO, Traffic, and Investigations.


Minimum requirements are graduation from a high school or successful completion of a GED, with no felony charges, serious misdemeanors, domestic violence, and must have a valid Maine driver’s license upon certification and must meet all the requirements of the Maine Criminal Justice Academy. The ideal candidate will be a certified law enforcement officer with college courses in criminal justice. Out-of-state applicants must meet the Maine Criminal Justice Academy requirements. The Wilton Police Department will assist all applicants through the hiring process. All applicants must successfully pass a suitability screening, agility test, oral board screening, physical exam, intensive background investigation, psychological test, and polygraph test, successfully complete a field training program, and 6 month probationary period. This list of requirements is not all-inclusive and may vary by order of the Chief of Police. The Wilton Select Board has the final authority to hire the police officer applicant. Wilton is an EOE.

Request for an application package and questions call, write or email: The Town of Wilton Police Department

Job Requirements

  • Age: 21
  • Education: Some College
  • Experience: 1 year

Contact Informaton

Dennis Brown

Wilton Police Department
847 Main Street
Wilton, Maine 04294
phone: (207) 645-4222

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