Town of Mashpee to hire new full-time police officer

Town is compiling an eligibility list

The Town of Mashpee has begun the process to hire a new full-time police officer.  Interested applicants must submit a completed town application and a check for the written exam in the amount of $35 (made payable to the Town of Mashpee).  The application is available on the official town website here.

Applicants must be 21-years-old, have no felony convictions and possess a valid driver's license. Certified candidates may be given preference based on qualifications. Uncertified candidates must succesfully complete a full-time recruit academy.

Applications are due by January 18, 2013. 

Candidates must successfully complete a written examination, oral board review, physical agility examination, interview, physical and psychological examinations and a comprehensive background check.

More information is available through the Town of Mashpee Human Resources Department by calling 508-539-1409. welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on