Police Officer

Laurel, MT
Laurel Police Department

Salary: $24.83/Hr.

Open until filled

Position Summary:

The Laurel Police Department consists of 14 Sworn Officers, an active Reserve Officer program, animal control / code enforcement, and dispatch center that handles approximately 10,000 calls for service each year. In addition to the Patrol Division there are special duty assignments such as D.E.A. Drug Task Force Detective, General Detective, School Resource Officers, Reserve Officer Coordinator, Yellowstone County Tactical Response, and a K-9 unit. The command structure consists of the Chief of Police, Assistant Chief / Captain, and a Sergeant position.

An active and growing department, the Laurel Police Department strives to meet the highest professional standards in law enforcement in service to their community, while striving to meet the demands of the future.

Additional benefits include: a generous paid medical insurance package, Municipal Police Officer Retirement System, paid vacation, sick and personal leave, retention, and longevity pay. Patrol Officers work 12 hour shifts on a 2-2-3 rotation which provides an excellent work/ family life balance.