Employment Opportunities


The Rawlins Police Department accepts applications for police officer and dispatcher throughout the year. We are a civil service department (sworn personnel) located on Interstate 80 in south central Wyoming. Applicants will be notified in writing of testing date and procedures. To request an application, call (307) 324-4503 or email us. Applicants will need to submit a pre-employment drug screening. The Police Department is an equal opportunity employer (EOE). Application Information (PDF)


  • Six holidays per year
  • 15 vacation days per year
  • 20-year retirement (cumulative for law enforcement / correctional officers / dispatchers)
  • Life insurance (sworn personnel)
  • Sick leave
  • Paid wellness program
  • Discounted family membership to city recreation center
  • Health / dental / vision coverage available
  • Most necessary equipment provided
  • Personally assigned vehicle program (sworn personnel)
  • Educational incentives
  • In-house fitness center
  • Full pay while attending the academy