Job Title

Permanent Full Time Police Officer

Starting Date            $39,031 – $48,788 per year
Opening Date           September 24, 2019
Closing Date             Open until filled; first review October 14, 2019

The Town of Elon is currently seeking applications for the position of Police Officer.  Elon is an active community with a population of 12,183, which includes Elon University.  Applicants should exhibit integrity, professionalism, and dedication to public service.  The Officer will perform general law enforcement duties. The starting salary range is $39,031 to $48,788, depending on experience.


Graduation from high school or GED equivalency and some prior experience in law enforcement work is desired.  Valid North Carolina Driver’s License; Basic Law Enforcement Certification (BLET) by the North Carolina Criminal Justice Education and Training Standards Commission is required.


Interested candidates who meet position requirements for educational training and related job experience and/or an equivalent combination of training and experience must submit a town application and F-3 to: Misty Hagood, Finance Director, P.O. Box 595, Elon, NC 27244. Resumes may accompany the completed application.  Application and F-3 are available here or on the Town of Elon’s Employment webpage found here.