Certified Police Patrolman Vacancy

Job Status: 
Open - open and accepting applications
Job Reference Number: 
Police Patrolman

Notice of Vacancy

Police Patrolman

The City of Bayard is accepting applications for the position of a full-time Police Patrolman.  Requirements include a high school diploma or equivalent and certification as a police officer by the New Mexico Law Enforcement Academy is required. Applicants must be able to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing.  Applicant must possess a valid New Mexico driver’s license.  Applicant must be free of physical impairments that would prevent performance of duties. Applicants will undergo thorough background investigations, interviews and psychological testing, as well as a pre-employment drug and alcohol test.  Fringe benefits include annual and sick leave, group health insurance and PERA retirement.  

Applicants are required to undergo a pre-employment drug and alcohol test; physical medical examination and criminal background checks. 

Applications may be picked up at the Bayard City Hall, 800 Central Avenue, Bayard, New Mexico or by visiting the city website at www.cityofbayardnm.com. Applications will be accepted until position is filled.  All applications must be returned to Kristina Ortiz, Clerk-Treasurer, Bayard City Hall, 800 Central Avenue, P.O. Box 728, Bayard, NM 88023. 

The City of Bayard is an Equal Opportunity Employer and reserves the right to reject any and all applications not in the best interest of the City of Bayard and to re-advertise for filling of the position.