Status: CLOSED Employment Opportunity:
School Resource Officer (Full Time Position), Town of Rutland

The Town of Rutland, Vermont is currently accepting applications for the position of School Resource Officer.

Job Description

The School Resource Officer supports and facilitates the educational process within the Rutland Town School System by providing a safe and secure environment through building and establishing meaningful relationships with students and staff and proactively interacting with the school community to ensure the enforcement of town and state laws, preservation of public order, protection of life and the prevention, detection, or investigation of crime.


Recruiting period opens starting at 8:00 am on July 12th, 2019 and closes at 5:00 pm on August 12th, 2019. Applications post marked prior to the August 12th, 2019 deadline will be honored; applications received after the August 12th, 2019 deadline will not be accepted.

Minimum Requirements

  • Must be 20 Years Old
  • Must be a US Citizen
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license
  • Minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Have no felony convictions


Entry level position’s start at $20.00 an hour.

Application and other important documents

         RTPD Recruiting Announcement (PDF)

  • School Resource Officer Press Release
  • School Resource Officer Recruiting Announcement
  • School Resource Officer Applicant Process
  • RTPD Application for Employment

Application Submission

Applications can be filled out on a computer however MUST be printed off and signed by hand. Applications must be mailed to:

Rutland Town Police Department
Attn: Deputy Chief Ted Washburn
181 Business Route 4
Center Rutland, Vermont 05736