Open Position 6-2-23

Westmoreland Police Department is currently accepting applications for a Tennessee State POST Certified Police Officer.

Requirements for Certified Police Officer:

-Must be able to meet the Minimum Standard Law Requirements (TCA 38-8-106)

-Be at least 18 years of age

-Be a citizen of the United States

-High School Diploma or Equivalent

-Meet the physical, psychological, criminal records requirements, and other standards for the assignment established by the Westmoreland Police Department.

-Possess a valid Tennessee Driver’s License.

-Must be willing to work nights, weekends, and holidays.


-Starting rate of $20.25 an hour

-Shift-differential pay

-42-hour work week

-Department issued smart phone

-Take-home vehicle policy

-Medical, dental and vision paid

-Disability, & other supplement policies available

-Paid vacation, 12 paid holidays & birthday pay


Applications can be picked up at City Hall or accessed on


Completed applications should be submitted to City Hall by June 16th.

City of Westmoreland

P.O. Box 8

1001 Park Street

Westmoreland, TN  37186


The City of Westmoreland is an equal opportunity employer & provider.