Southborough – The Southborough Police Department is currently accepting applications for the position of full-time police officer to fill a recent opening. Applications can be picked up in person at the Southborough Police Department, 32 Cordaville Road, Southborough, MA or downloaded from this link. Application deadline is Thursday, Feb. 11, at 4 p.m. All applications can be sent certified registered mail or delivered in person in sealed envelopes to Chief of Police Kenneth M. Paulhus. Applicants having trouble securing key documents by the deadline should contact Lt. Ryan Newell.
The department operates out of the new state-of-the-art Southborough Public Safety Facility. Features include a commercial level fitness center and training room. The department is accredited through MPAC. Pay and benefits are highly competitive for the area per Local 167 contract. Applicants must meet the following minimum requirements: U.S. citizen; high school graduate (college degree preferred); at least 21 years of age; have a valid driver’s license; and able to pass an intensive background check.
Lateral Transfer or Full-Time MPTC Police Academy Training strongly preferred, but not required for ideal candidates. Cadets currently attending a full-time academy are encouraged to apply as well as past applicants. Applicants from the July 2020 hiring process will continue to be considered and need not reapply. Women and minorities are urged to apply. The town of Southborough is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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