Lateral Police Officer

Yelm, WA
Yelm Police Department

Salary: $74,802-$89,328 for contract year 2023.

Open until filled

Position Summary:

The City of Yelm is seeking applications from Lateral Police Officer candidates to fill vacancies. The City of Yelm currently employs 17 full-time commissioned officers, and 2 full time administrative staff. The City of Yelm has a current population of over 10,000 residents and is one of the fastest growing communities in Thurston County. Qualified applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible.


  • Be employed as a full time commissioned officer continuously for 12 consecutive months within the past 24
  • Washington State applicants must have completed the Washington State Criminal Justice Training Commission BLEA and hold current peace officer certification.
  • Applicants from outside of Washington must successfully complete the equivalency academy.