Employment Opportunities

This page contains information about the Big Spring Police Department's recruiting process and applying for employment as a Police Officer.

The Big Spring Police Department is currently accepting applications for the position of Certified and Police Officer.   Entry level testing will take place on May 2, 2017, at 9 a.m.  The application deadline is 5 p.m. on Wednesday, April 26, 2017.  Interested persons must submit a completed application and the required documentation by the posted deadline in order to be eligible for testing.

**Entry level testing for certified officers is scheduled on an as needed basis. Certified officers are strongly encouraged to apply at anytime.

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Minimum Requirements
If you feel you possess the minimum requirements and have the maximum desire to serve your community, a career with the Big Spring Police Department may be right for you.

Application Packet
The Police Officer Application Packet can be obtained at the City of Big Spring Human Resources office located at 310 Nolan Street, Big Spring, Texas, between the hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. Applications (PDF) can also be downloaded online.

Completed application packets must be submitted in person or by mail to the City of Big Spring Human Resources Office. We cannot accept email or fax copies of applications for employment. Completed applications must be filed with the Human Resources Office. Interested individuals must submit an application packet by the posted deadline in order to be eligible to test on that date.

Department's Aim
The City of Big Spring Police Department is committed to reaching out to the citizens it serves while providing the highest level of professionalism and services available. The department has adopted a community oriented policing philosophy. The department's aim is to provide that information and those services necessary to reduce crime, the fear of crime and to improve the quality of life in our community. The department is working with the community toward a common goal of having the safest streets and neighborhoods possible.

The City of Big Spring is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age or disability in employment or the provision of services.

Please review all the areas of this page regarding employment with the Big Spring Police Department and if you still have questions regarding recruitment and job opportunities with the Big Spring Police Department, you may contact the Human Resources office at 432-264-2347.