Patrol Officer

Thermopolis, WY
Thermopolis Police Department

Salary: $21.37 per hr.

Open until filled

Essential Functions:

  • All officers of the Department will, at all times, within the jurisdictional limits, endeavor to prevent crime, preserve the peace, protect life and property, detect and arrest violators of the law, and enforce the laws of the United States, the State of Wyoming, and all local ordinances, in accordance with the rules, regulations, policies, procedures, and orders of the jurisdiction and the Department.
  • Patrol Officers must obtain knowledge in all areas of laws, regulations, police methods, procedures and techniques.
  • Must be able to conduct critical thinking and have problem solving skills.
  • Communication and interpersonal skills are key in police related incidents.
  • All patrol officers are required to obtain certification through the Wyoming Law Enforcement Academy within one (1) year of hire and successfully complete the Field Training Officer (FTO) program.


  • Be a US Citizen;
  • Be at least 21 Years old;
  • Possess Driver’s License;
  • High School Diploma/Equivalent;
  • Pass Written Exam;
  • Pass Physical Fitness Exam;
  • Pass Physical;
  • Pass Psychological Exam;
  • Pass Background Check.