Become a Kilgore Police Officer

 

Interested in becoming a Kilgore Police Officer ?

You Must Be:

  

  • A licensed Texas Peace Officer

  • A U.S. Citizen

  • Able to pass a thorough background

  • Able to pass physical / psychological

  • Able to pass a polygraph examination

  • Drug free

  • Highly Motivated

  • A Team Player

  • Of Exceptional Character and Reputation

  

Kilgore offers valuable benefits to our police officers:

 

· Starting Salary  $38, 440

· Lateral Transfer up to $41,787 DOE

· Top Pay for Patrol Officer $54,313

· Merit Based Step Pay

· 84 hours paid vacation per year

· Ten paid holidays

· 96 hours paid sick leave per year

· Certificate Pay up to $150 per month

· TML retirement 7% 2-1 match

· 20 year retirement

· Health, Dental and Eye Insurance

· Life Insurance / Disability

· Optional Deferred Compensation

· Uniforms and Equipment

· Access to Gym Facility

 

 Please download our Recruiting Brochure for more information.

 

If you have any questions contact 

Asst. Chief Roman Roberson

or

Lt. Tony Stone

 @

903-983-1559

 

Or come by and see us personally for a tour of our Department.