March 28, 2020

Seekonk Police Looking for New Officers


The Seekonk Police Department will conduct an entrance exam on February 8 to fill current and anticipated police officer vacancies, during the next two years. Seekonk is a community of approximately 15,000 residents spread over 18 square miles. Salary range for patrolmen is approximately $54,724.80 to $59,051.20 annually. Patrol officers work a standard 4-2 schedule. The Town pays 75% health insurance premiums and 50% dental. Other benefits apply. In addition to uniformed patrol in marked and unmarked cruisers, officers may be assigned to bicycle patrol depending upon specific needs. The department currently maintains two K9 officer positions.

All applicants must be US citizens, at least 21 year old, write and speak English fluently, possess good communication skills, have no felony convictions or prior conduct involving reckless, immature, irresponsible or questionable behavior, or incidents involving moral turpitude. Applicants must have an overall stable and suitable character as determined by a thorough background investigation. Military veterans must have an honorable discharge.

Examination Date: Saturday, February 8, 2020 at 8:30 AM. Examination Location: Seekonk High School, 261 Arcade Avenue, Seekonk, MA. Registration Deadline: Friday, January 31 at 9:00 AM. For more information:


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