Career Opportunities

Coopertown Police Department 


Fulltime position for Patrol Officer of Coopertown Police Department

Applications will be accepted through June 28, 2019.

The successful applicant must meet the following criteria

  • High school degree or equivalent.  A bachelor's degree in criminal justice and/or additional certifications are a plus
  • Must be POST certified as an officer in the State of Tennessee
  • Qualify with firearm (handgun and shot gun)
  • Psych Evaluation
  • Drug Screen & Physical
  • The individual hired must reside within 30 miles of the city within 60 days of date of hire. 
  • Matching TCRS Plan

Starting pay range is $31,000 to $34,000. Salary is DOQ

 Mail resume, cover letter, and full list of training and certifications to:

Town of Coopertown

2525 Burgess Gower Rd.

Springfield, TN 37172

Attn: Chrissy Murphy



Town of Coopertown is subject to the Tennessee Open Records Act.  Background checks will be conducted.  EOE