An examination will be given for the position of Dispatcher/Communications Officer. The deadline for applications will be Friday, January 12th, 2018. You must be at least 19 years of age, have a valid driver's license, and be eligible to work in the United States to apply. Please click the Dispatcher application below to download and print. Complete the application and bring to the Civil Service office. A copy of your driver's license will be required to accompany your application. Once your application has been reviewed, you will receive a test date notice.
Thank you for your interest in the City of Oxford Police Department.
Applications for all positions are always welcome and will be held in the Civil Service office for two years. You may download an application by clicking the desired position below. You may also come in to the Civil Service Board office at 600 Stanley Merrill Drive, Oxford, Alabama 36203 to obtain an application. Please remember when mailing an application for Police Officer, Fire Fighter, Corrections Officer or Communications Officer, a copy of your driver's license is required.
Requirements for Fire Fighter, Police Officer, Corrections Officer and/or Communications Officer applications:
YOU MUST BE AT LEAST 21 YEARS OF AGE TO BE A POLICE OFFICER
YOU MUST BE 19 YEARS OF AGE TO BE A FIRE FIGHTER, CORRECTIONS OFFICER OR COMMUNICATIONS OFFICER
YOU MUST BE A LEGALLY AUTHORIZED TO WORK IN THE UNITED STATES AND THE STATE OF ALABAMA
YOU MUST HAVE A VALID DRIVER'S LICENSE
YOU MUST HAVE A HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA OR GED
If you have any questions, please feel free to call. Thank you for your interest in the City of Oxford.
CONTACT: Kellie B. Harrell, Clerk 256-831-3730
Download Dispatcher Application
Download Corrections Officer Application
Download Police Officer Application
Download Fire Fighter Application
Download Non Public Safety Application
Applications for Non-Public Safety covers all positions in the City of Oxford except
Fire Fighter, Police Officer, Corrections Officer and Communications Officer.
When mailing an application for Police Officer, Fire Fighter, Corrections Officer or Communications Officer,
please include a copy of your driver's license.
Note: The Adobe Acrobat reader is required for viewing the Application Form. If you do not have the Acrobat reader already, you may download it from Adobe Systems, Inc. Adobe's site opens in a new window.
The City of Oxford is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against otherwise qualified applicants on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, age, sex, marital status, national origin, disability or handicap or veteran status.