Dewey Beach Police Employment Opportunity

Date: August 12, 2019












STARTING SALARY up to $52,000.


The Town of Dewey Beach Police Department is now accepting applications for Delaware COPT-Certified and Non-Certified applicants for the position of Police Officer. Starting salary and rank will be determined commensurate with law enforcement experience from $42,000 (plus a bonus) to $52,000.


The Town of Dewey Beach offers an excellent benefit package including health and life insurance, State of Delaware Municipal Pension plan, vacation, sick and holiday pay.  Overtime will be required.  These are entry-level positions and shift work is also required. Candidates must be able to successfully pass a written exam, fitness agility, psychological screening, medical exam and drug screen.  High school diploma required.  All applicants are subject to a criminal history background check.


Applications may be obtained at the Dewey Beach Police Department, 105 Rodney Avenue, Dewey Beach, DE 19971, between the hours of 9:00 A.M. and 5:00 P.M. Monday through Friday, or obtained online at www.townofdeweybeach.comCandidates with State of Delaware certification may seek a waiver on the written exam and are encouraged to apply.


Applications must be submitted  to the Dewey Beach Police Department on or before Friday, August 30, 2019 at 3:00 P.M.


The Town of Dewey Beach Police Department accepts applications for both police and civilian positions on a continual basis.  In addition, we will accept applications for Seasonal Officers for calendar year 2020 season.  Resumes without completed applications will not be accepted. Applications will remain on file until the next available testing process. Applicants will be notified once a testing date has been established.


The Town of Dewey Beach is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



105 RODNEY AVENUE | DEWEY BEACH | DELAWARE | 19971 | 302-227-1110