The Brandon Police Department is always interested in hearing from qualified applicants. Applications received by the Brandon Police Department are kept on active file for a period of two years. All portions of the application must be received to be considered for review.
You may download our Application for Employment and other required forms below as PDF files, which can be completed and returned to us for consideration.
The Town of Brandon is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Full Time Patrol Officer
The Town of Brandon is accepting applications for a full-time patrol officer.
The successful candidate will possess the following minimum requirements: be at least 18 years of age, be certified or certifiable as a police officer by the VT Criminal Justice Training Council (VCJTC), possess a valid VT drivers license, and must be able to perform all essential functions of the job. Preference will be given to those applicants who are currently certified through the VCJTC. However, those without certification are also encouraged to apply.
The application process includes; entrance testing as required by the VCJTC (written, physical fitness and MMPI), medical/physical exam, oral board, polygraph exam, extensive background investigation and criminal/motor vehicle records check.
Brandon offers a competitive starting wage for full-time officers, including a benefits package of medical, dental, life, disability, retirement, paid sick time, vacation and personal time. Uniforms and police equipment are provided.
Those wishing to apply may download the application above, and mail a completed application incuding cover letter to:
Brandon Police Department
301 Forest Dale Road
Brandon, VT 05733