Immediate Employment Opportunities 
Reserve Police Officer Positions 

The Town of Fort Fairfield has immediate openings for full-time Police Officers. The Fort Fairfield Police Department is seeking qualified, motivated and community-oriented individuals. Fort Fairfield is a community with a population of approximately 3,500 residents and shares its borders with New Brunswick, Canada, and the communities of Caribou, Presque Isle, Limestone, and Easton, Maine.

The Town of Fort Fairfield offers lateral entry for full-time experienced law enforcement officers as well as a comprehensive benefits package, including a 25 year, 2/3rd, no age retirement plan (Maine Public Employees Plan 3C), competitive wages with overtime opportunities, officer development training, employee medical health with 80/20 employer paid family health care, dental, vision coverage, paid vacation and sick leave.

Individuals who are certified Maine Criminal Justice Academy (MCJA) graduates with current police certifications as either a full-time or part-time officer are encouraged to apply. Academy certified candidates will be required to successfully pass a background check as well as an interview process. Applicants may be required to pass medical, psychological, and polygraph examinations. Candidates must also pass the MCJA Alert and physical fitness tests if not already certified as a full-time law enforcement officer. 

Interested applicants must submit an application along with a resume to Matthew Cummings, Chief of Police, 18 Community Center Drive, Fort Fairfield, ME 04742. Applications may be obtained from the Fort Fairfield Clerk’s Office, 18 Community Center Drive or website ( and will be accepted until vacancies are filled. Questions can be directed by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. calling 207-472-7808.

Applications are also being accepted for Full Time Police Officers. No experience is necessary as a Law Enforcement Pre-Service Course will be offered locally the end of September. We are willing to assist the right candidates to get through the course. 
The Town of Fort Fairfield is an Equal Opportunity Employer.