We are seeking applicants who are interested in joining a 21st Century progressive and community-oriented police agency.
The Zebulon Police Department is looking for qualified, motivated men and women with a strong, professional work ethic, exceptional communication skills and who want to make a positive difference in our community. As a member of the Zebulon Police Department you will enjoy excellent benefits, competitive salary and a professional working environment.
Starting salary as of July 1, 2017 is $39,198 for applicants with BLET certification/no experience. Officers with experience may receive higher salary dependent upon years of service, training and overall experience. A 5% increase may be given upon successful completion of the probationary period.
The Zebulon Police Department's minimum requirements for employment as a police officer are:
High school graduate or equivalent with some college preferred
Must be at least 20 years of age
Good moral character (as determined by an extensive background investigation)
Not have been convicted of a felony or crime punishable by more than two year imprisonment or an offense involving moral turpitude as well as obtain clearance from NC. Criminal Justice Education Training and Standards Requirements
Must possess a valid Driver's License
Demonstrate employment stability
Ability to work varied shifts
Ability to deal with the public tactfully and firmly
Citizenship/U.S. work authorization
Pass an interview, a CVSA (computer voice stress analysis) given by a certified examiner, a psychological test, a drug screen and a medical examination.
The Town of Zebulon is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities and women are encouraged to apply.
How to apply
You must submit the following:
Copy of Drivers License (All States)
Copy of Birth Certificate
Copy of High School Diploma
Copy of College Degree Diplomas (If Any)
Certified copy of College Transcripts
Copy of DD214 (If you have Military Experience)
Copy of Social Security Card
Photograph of yourself
Completed F-3 (signed & notarized)
Town of Zebulon Application
Authorization of Release (notarized)
Resumes may be submitted in addition to but not in lieu of a completed employment application. Applications may be mailed or hand-delivered to the Zebulon Police Department located at 1001 N. Arendell Avenue Zebulon, NC 27597.