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Patrol Officer

City of Cut Bank
Cut Bank, MT
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

The Cut Bank Police Department in Cut Bank, MT is looking to hire a full-time Patrol Officer to protect public safety and participate in community policing programs. Are you passionate about serving your community? Do you want to further your career within a growing police department? If so, please read on!

This law enforcement position earns a competitive wage of $19.96-$24.05 per hour, depending on experience and certification. New hires who are POST (Peace Officer Standards and Training) certified will be given a signing bonus of $1,000 per year of service, up to $5,000. We provide excellent benefits, including health insurance, 20-year MPORS retirement, paid holidays, paid vacation, and sick leave. Additionally, we offer our employees and their families free use of our city facilities, including the swimming pool and recreation center. If this sounds like the right law enforcement opportunity for you, apply today!


The City of Cut Bank is located 45 minutes east of Glacier National Park. We are minutes away from world-class hunting, fishing, and hiking. Our city is growing, and we have various businesses including several restaurants, clothing stores, grocery stores, and a brewery. We also have a newly established walking trail and a city park next to the creek.

Our mission is to protect public health, protect public safety, and enhance public welfare. Along with offering our employees excellent benefits and perks, we offer a friendly community with small-town hospitality. Join us and discover it for yourself!


As a Patrol Officer, you patrol assigned areas to maintain order, prevent illegal activity, enforce laws, and protect the community. Also, you investigate various misdemeanor and felony cases, mediate disputes, and respond to other calls for service. You participate in community policing programs and work closely with local businesses, schools, and charity organizations. You are proud to serve the people of the City of Cut Bank and help build trust, reduce crime, create a safe environment, and enhance their quality of life!


  • Ability to pass a standard test

POST certification is preferred but not required. For new hires who are not POST certified, the Cut Bank Police Department will pay for all academy costs as well as pay wages while working towards certification.

Are you honest and sincere when dealing with others in your community? Do you treat all people with kindness, tolerance, and dignity? Will you adhere to the highest moral and ethical standards? If yes, you might just be perfect for this law enforcement position!


Our police department works 4 ten-hour shifts, giving plenty of time for recreation. Patrol Officers are encouraged to take part in community activities, and this shift schedule allows time for coaching and other volunteer activities.


If you feel that you would be right for this law enforcement job, please fill out our initial 3-minute, mobile-friendly application. We look forward to meeting you!

Location: 59427

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City of Cut Bank


Cut Bank, MT
59427 USA



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