Police Officer

The Barnstead Police Department is seeking applicants for Full-Time Police Officer positions. The town of Barnstead is a progressive agency with a new stand alone police facility and state o the art law enforcement equipment.


United States citizen, high school diploma or equivalent, valid drivers license. Qualified candidates must have the ability to pass a physical fitness test and rigid background check in accordance with academy standards.

Preference will be afforded to current certified NH Police Officers or those holding other police certifications.


Hourly pay range for non certified $21.80 ($45,344). Certified officers commensurate with experience.


Full-time Officers will receive a competitive benefit package to include: Health & Dental Insurance, Life insurance, paid sick and vacation time, holiday pay and participation in the New Hampshire Retirement System.


Testing for these positions will take place Saturday, March 14, 2020. The closing date to submit resume and cover letter is March 6, 2020. Applicants who do not submit a resume and cover letter will not be considered to move forward in the hiring process.

Job Type: Full-time


Interested applicants should send their resume and cover letter to ppoirier@barnsteadpd.org no later then March 6, 2020 to be considered for the next testing process. 

Town of Barnstead
Close Date: 
Friday, March 6, 2020