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COME WORK WITH US!

We are seeking qualified applicants for Lateral Police Officers.
Now offering *$10,000 SIGNING BONUS*
The Taneytown Police Department is currently accepting applications seeking Maryland Certified officers. The Department currently has a 15 member force in a growing community of approximately 7,200 residents.

Salary:

  • Starting salary of $45,756 – $53,145 for Maryland certified officers depending on experience.
  • Night shift differential pay.
  • Compensation for Holidays worked.
  • Minimum 3 hours overtime for off-duty court appearances.
  • Yearly step increments with acceptable performance evaluations.
  • Please inquire about $10,000 signing bonus.

Benefits:

  • Maryland State L.E.O.P.S, 25 year retirement.
  • Annual leave accrual 3.08 – 7.38 hours per pay period depending on years of service.

Years of service:               Hours per pay period:
1-4 years                              3.08
5-9 years                             3.69
10-14 years                        4.62
15-19 years                        6.46
20 years+                            7.38

  • Two personal leave days.
  • Sick leave accrual, 4 hours per pay period with unlimited accrual.
  • Employee does not pay for health insurance coverage and only pays 25% of dependent coverage. Pre-loaded HRA card $7,000 - $14,000 based on dependents.

2021-2022 Employee Health/Dental/Vision Insurance bi-weekly payroll deductions:
                                                Health                   Dental                   Vision                    HRA amount
Employee only                   $0                           $0                           $0                           $7,000
Employee and Spouse    $59.57                   $11.42                   $2.08                     $14,000
Employee and child         $38.91                   $9.23                     $1.73                     $14,000
Family                                   $87.08                  $13.85                   $2.54                     $14,000

  • Life insurance $25,000
  • Supplemental Insurance: Colonial Life for disability, cancer, injury, and life insurance packages.
  • Take home vehicle program. Must reside within 25 air miles.
  • All equipment and uniforms provided, including yearly shoe allowance.
  • Rotating twelve-hour patrol shifts.
  • Tuition reimbursement available.
  • Frequent training opportunities.

*The City of Taneytown is an equal opportunity employer*

Applications can be obtained online at: http://cms6.revize.com/.../Employment%20Application.pdf

Completed applications can be dropped off, or sent via post to:
120 E Baltimore Street
Taneytown MD, 21787

The application deadline is February 28th, 2022
For more information, please call 410-751-1150, Monday – Friday 7:30am to 4:00pm.