City of Buckhannon West Virginia
☰ Menu

Probationary Police Officer


Closing date: 1/11/19

Applications for the position of Probationary Police Officer with the
Buckhannon City Police department are currently being accepted. The
closing date for applications will be 4:30 pm, 11 January 2019.
Applications must be received or postmarked by the closing date.

  • Applicants must be at least 18 years of age and no older than 45
    at time of application.
  • Must have High School diploma or GED equivalent and have no
    convictions of misdemeanors, felonies or serious traffic offenses
    on their backgrounds.

The Buckhannon Police Dept. offers a competitive salary, paid sick and
vacation time.

Applications may be picked up at City Hall, 70 E. Main Street between
Monday and Friday, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm. For applications by email call the
Buckhannon Police Department at 304-472-5723.

Applications are to be returned by mail or in person to City Hall at 70 E.
Main Street between Monday and Friday, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm.

Any questions can be directed to Chief Gregory at 304-472-5723 or
email to:

Equal Employment Opportunity

The City provides equal opportunity to all applicants for employment and administers hiring, conditions and privileges of employment, compensation, training, promotions, transfer, and discipline without discrimination regardless as to race, sex, age, national origin, creed, disability, familial status, sexual orientation or political affiliation. The City also prohibits retaliation against employees who have alleged discriminatory conduct. Any employee who believes that they have been discriminated against in violation of this policy should report the matter immediately to their Department Supervisor.  Our City fully subscribes to the federal Equal Employment Opportunity Act and the West Virginia Human Rights Act.