Employment Opportunities


Woods Cross City - Current Job Opening   


Police Officer, Senior Officer, Master Officer 

Position Summary: Performs a variety of entry level technical law enforcement duties related to enforcing the state and local laws, maintaining the peace, and protecting the citizens of Woods Cross.

Education and Experience: Candidates who apply for this position may be hired as a Police Officer, Senior Officer or Master Officer based on experience.
Graduation from high school plus "basic certification" through P.O.S.T. preferred. If not currently P.O.S.T certified as a Law Enforcement Officer, it is required within six (6) months of hire. Woods Cross City is willing to sponsor an applicant through P.O.S.T with an employment agreement.

Salary Range: Annual starting salary range is between $54,184 and $80,860 (DOQ). This position is eligible for benefits and Woods Cross City offers a generous benefits package including health, dental, life and short/long term disability insurance. The City participates in Utah Retirement System (URS). Other benefits include sick and vacation leave, holiday pay, and City provided vehicle and cell phone.

Application Procedure: Applicants must submit a resume’ and a completed Woods Cross City job application form. These materials will be accepted online at chart@woodscross.com. Applications may also be submitted by mail or in person at the Woods Cross City offices at 1555 South 800 West Woods Cross, UT 84087. Initial review of applications will be September 14, 2023. Applications received after September 14, 2023 will be held for consideration and reviewed on a rolling basis. Any inquires can be directed to Cassandra Hart, Human Resource Director, at chart@woodscross.com or at 801-677-1015.
All applications will be evaluated and ranked based on relevant education and experience in relationship to the job duties as listed in the job description. Highest ranked applicants may be invited for a personal interview.


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Woods Cross City uses E-Verify and is proud to be a drug-free work place and an equal opportunity employer.