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Police Officer

Location: Pulaski, VA


Pulaski Police Department


Open until filled.

Job Description / Responsibilities

The Pulaski Police Department currently has openings for the position of Police Officer.  Officers are responsible for the enforcement of laws and ordinances pursuant to the Town, State, and Federal Governments, as well as, providing assistance to the public.  Officers are subjected to hazardous and life threatening situations and must be able to work as a team member and maintain a good relationship with fellow employees.

Starting Salary


Qualifications include education equivalent to graduation from high school, must be twenty-one years of age by date of graduation from the academy and possess a valid Virginia’s driver’s license with a good driving record. 

Candidates must successfully complete the minimum training standards as required by the Virginia Department of Criminal Justice Services, and agency field training program.

Preference may be given to DCJS certified officers.

A complete job description and disqualifiers for this position are available at

How to Apply

Deadline:  Open until filled.

Applications may be picked up Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., at:

Town of Pulaski Municipal Building
42 First Street, N.W.
Pulaski, VA 24301


The first phase of the Police Officer candidate selection process is a written test.  The testing will be held on Saturday, September 23rd, 2017, beginning at 9:00 a.m.  You need to wear appropriate athletic clothing to the testing. Upon successful completion of the written test you will be given a physical agility test.   

The testing is held at the Municipal Building on the bottom floor. Come to the back of the building, step into the covered bay area and someone will let in the back door. You will need to bring a valid Driver’s License or other form of photo identification with you to the testing. 

Following submission of your application, call and confirm that you will be attending the testing. If for any reason you are unable to attend the testing on the date and time indicated, please call and advise Pulaski PD as soon as possible at (540) 994-8667.

Individuals requiring accommodations due to a physical disability, must notify this office of their requests by Wednesday September 20th, 2017.

More Information

If you have any questions, you may contact Pulaski PD at (540) 994-8667.


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