PD Employment Opportunities
Selbyville Police Department is Accepting Applications
Applicants must meet the following minimum requirements:
- 21 years of age upon completion of the police academy;
- U.S. Citizen
- High School Graduate or Equivalent, 2 years of college, or more, preferred
- Possess a valid Delaware or Maryland driver’s license
The Town of Selbyville offers a competitive starting salary, paid vacation, health care, State Municipal Retirement, and a Take-home Vehicle.
Applicants who meet the minimum qualifications are selected on a competitive basis. Each candidate must successfully complete the following:
- Written job-related examination
- Physical Agility Test
- CVSA examination
- Background investigation
- Psychological examination
- Medical / Physical /Drug Screening
Non-certified applicants who are granted a conditional fire will be required to successfully complete both the basic police officer training program conducted at the Delaware State Police Academy, and a 10 week field training program.
Certified applicants must be able to meet the requirements established by the Council on Police Training. Certified applicants that are granted a conditional hire will also participate in a abbreviated field training program.
The Selbyville Police Department is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Application for Employment
EACH APPLICANT IS REQUIRED TO PROVIDE A PERSONAL HISTORY STATEMENT
The applicant is responsible for showing the requested documents to the investigator / interviewer and also for providing a photocopy of each original document. The investigator will review the documents with you at the time of the interview. Failure to produce the requested documents will results in a delay of processing your application or possible rejection from the process.
Included in the Application for Employment are the following items:
CERTIFICATE OF BIRTH, HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA, COLLEGE DIPLOMA (IF APPLICABLE), OFFICIAL TRANSCRIPTS – HIGH SCHOOL AND/OR COLLEGE DD214 FOR EACH PERIOD OF MILITARY SERVICE, NATURALIZATION CERTIFICATE ANY COURT ORDERS: DIVORCE, BANKRUPTCY, CHILD SUPPORT, NAME CHANGE, ORDER OF JUDGEMENT, LEGAL SEPARATION, ETC., DRIVER’S LICENSE, SOCIAL SECURITY CARD.
Please us the attached Acrobat File Document to provide the necessary information for the interview.
View the New Employment Application Form
Application may also be obtained at the Selbyville Police Department, 68 W. Church St., Selbyville, DE 19975.