We Are Hiring Police Officers

The University Of Maine Police Department is seeking applicants for the position of Police Officer. This position is responsible for performing skilled police work to protect life and property and to enforce University regulations and Federal, State and local laws. 

The successful applicant will have the opportunity to practice Community Policing in a diverse University community of student, faculty, and visitors, many from Maine but some coming from across the United States and throughout the world. Work schedules will vary and will include day, evening, midnight, weekend, and holiday work, as well as numerous special “extra” details such as duty at many athletic events. Officers interact regularly with the community, most often in a positive and supportive role, to improve their educational and living activities and opportunities at The University of Maine. 

Pay scale: $25.00 – 30.57 with Maine Criminal Justice Academy certification and lateral with experience.

Benefits include Excellent health plan, Maine State Retirement System (MPERS 2C) or Employer Contribution Retirement Plan (10% immediately), education incentive pay, and shift differential. Shift differential is paid for evening ($1.00) and midnight shifts ($2.00), ample overtime with patrol shifts and event details on campus, free membership to University Fitness Center and fitness classes, free tuition, 4/10 work schedule, advanced and specialty training opportunities, accrued vacation and sick time, paid holidays. Additional Benefits to be determined.


For more information, contact: UMaine Police Chief Roland LaCroix, 207.581.4050; rjlacroix@maine.edu

Apply at: http://umaine.hiretouch.com

The University of Maine is an equal opportunity/affirmative action Institution.