POSTED 07/19/2018


The Town of Kittery has an opening for a Police Officer. This union position is on-duty for four (4) consecutive ten (10) hour days, with three (3) consecutive days off. The pay rate for this non-exempt position is $21.83 per hour, however up to eight (8) years of prior police officer experience may be applied to pay, longevity and vacation earned. This position is eligible for medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short-term disability and retirement benefits.


The purpose of this position is to enforce all criminal, civil, and motor vehicle laws on behalf of the Kittery Police Department. This position reports to the assigned supervisor. Duties include but are not limited to: patrolling assigned areas; dispersing unruly crowds; preparing paperwork; warning, citing, or arresting violators; and performing additional tasks as assigned.


Please complete the application located on our website at under employment opportunities and submit a cover letter, resume and three professional references to:


Town of Kittery Attn:  Maureen Paro

200 Rogers Road, Kittery, ME 03904


Accepting application packets until position is filled.


The Town of Kittery is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to excellence through diversity in its staff. We strongly encourage all qualified individuals to apply.


Interested in a career in Law Enforcement?

  The Kittery Police Department may be right for you!

The Kittery Police Department offers a competitive starting salary and benefits package.

 Uniforms and equipment provided by the department.

 Lateral entry up to 8 years

Retirement = 50% @ 20 yrs.


Voted #6th safest Town in Maine - 2014