Colchester Police Department is seeking to immediately fill the position of Patrol Officer.

Colchester is a diverse community with a population of approximately 17,000 located on the shores of Lake Champlain. We are proud to recently be named one of Money Magazine’s 50 Best Places to Live in America. Our police department has 28 sworn officers, eight civilian staff, and in 2016 handled over 13,000 calls for service.

Colchester Police Department offers excellent pay and an attractive benefit package including a retirement program through the Vermont Municipal Employees Retirement System.

The Town of Colchester is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

To apply – Applications may be picked up at our headquarters at 835 Blakely Road, Colchester, VT or from our website or request one from our contact below.

Send a letter of interest and a resume along with a completed application to:

Lt Douglas Allen

Colchester Police Department

835 Blakely Road

Colchester, VT 05446




The Colchester Police Department is seeking full-time qualified applicant with a background in general office work including clerical, data entry, and strong computer skills. Salary range is $17.83 - $19.10 Background check is required. For more information and/or to apply for this position, contact Lt Douglas Allen at 802-264-5541 or Douglas.Allen@Colchesterpdvt.org.

The job description is listed below.