Police Officer I

Pittsboro, NC
Pittsboro Police Department

Salary: $52,333 to $57,042.

Position Summary:

Are you a dynamic, dedicated individual with a passion for law enforcement and a talent for adapting to diverse and active environments? Does the idea of working hands-on to protect and serve a community inspire you? If so, your perfect opportunity awaits in the charming town of Pittsboro, North Carolina.

Kickstart your career in law enforcement as a Police Officer I and play an essential role in shaping our town’s future. This entry-level position is a springboard to a rewarding career, offering you the chance to contribute to public safety and make a real difference in our community.

Essential Functions:

  • You might be enforcing traffic laws, conducting criminal investigations, or responding to calls for service.
  • Your strong problem-solving skills, attention to detail, and commitment to upholding the law will be critical in protecting life and property, ensuring the safety and peace of our tight-knit, vibrant community.


  • Applicants must possess a high school diploma or the equivalent.
  • Must be 21 years of age.
  • Must possess or be able to obtain a North Carolina driver’s license.
  • Must hold a North Carolina Law Enforcement Certification upon hire.
  • A completed Town of Pittsboro employment application and a North Carolina Criminal Justice Education and Training Standard Commission F-3(LE)-Personal History form must be submitted for hiring consideration. Pre-employment drug testing, DMV check, and background checks are required upon job offer. EOE.