Now Hiring: Part-time Police Officer

City of Arlington

Part-time Police Officer


General Duties:

The Part-time Police Officer is responsible for the protection of life and property through the enforcement of the law consistent with federal and state law, municipal ordinances and according to the policies of the City of Arlington utilizing the community policing philosophy. Part-time Police Officers work to form partnerships with the community and other service providers, perform problem solving based on community identified issues and perform community outreach to a diverse citizen constituency. 


Minimum Requirements:

  • Associate Degree in Law Enforcement, Criminal Justice or equivalent.
  • Licensed or eligible to be licensed (academic and skills training completed) by the Minnesota P.O.S.T. Board.
  • Must work a minimum of two shifts a month and be available to assist the Department by filling in for other staff and as needed and for special events.



For required application and job description, see below or contact Arlington City Offices, 204 Shamrock Drive, Arlington, MN 55307 – (507) 964-2378.  Cover letter, resume and application will be accepted and considered until August 20, 2018. The City of Arlington is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Part-Time Police Officer Job Description

Job Application