Employment

To be considered for employment opportunities, applicants must complete the Police Employment Application. **Resumes are NOT accepted**

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Public Safety Dispatcher

Public Safety Dispatcher – Apply Here

The Byram Police Department is accepting applications for the position of Public Safety Dispatcher. To apply for this position, interested persons shall be at least 18 years of age and have a high school diploma or G.E.D. Applicants shall have NO previous convictions for felony crimes or misdemeanor crimes of domestic violence.

  • Competitive Salary
  • Employer provided health, vision, & dental insurance
  • All necessary¬† equipment and training are provided

**Resumes are NOT accepted.**


Recruit Police Officer

Recruit Police Officer – Apply Here

The Byram Police Department is accepting applications for the position of Police Officer / Police Recruit. To apply for this position, interested persons shall be at least 20 years of age and have a high school diploma or G.E.D. Applicants shall have NO previous convictions for felony crimes or misdemeanor crimes of domestic violence. Applicants shall agree to participate in an extensive selection process that includes:

  • Physical Fitness Test (Click Here for State Fitness Requirements)
  • Written Examination
  • Board Interview
  • Background Investigation
  • Polygraph Examination
  • Psychological Examination
  • Physical Examination including Drug Screen
  • Competitive Salary
  • Education pay for employees with college degrees
  • Employer provided health, vision, & dental insurance
  • All necessary uniforms and equipment are provided
  • Assigned take-home car (certain restrictions apply)

Certified/Lateral Police Officer

Certified/Lateral Police Officer – Apply Here

The Byram Police Department is accepting applications for the position of Police Officer / Police Recruit. To apply for this position, interested persons shall be at least 21 years of age and have a high school diploma or G.E.D. Applicants shall have NO previous convictions for felony crimes or misdemeanor crimes of domestic violence. Applicants shall agree to participate in an extensive selection process that includes same requirements as a recruit officer.

*Lateral Police Officers shall hold a current state law enforcement certification from any state and have at least three (3) years of continuous law enforcement experience from the certification date. Applicants for Lateral Police Officer SHALL include their state of certification and certification number to be considered for the position.

**Resumes are NOT accepted.**