Job Opportunities

Available Positions
View all of our current available positions.

How to Apply

Click here for instructions on how to apply for an entry level or lateral police officer position.

Important Application Information:
Please do not answer the following questions on the application:

  • the question regarding being convicted of a felony or jail time
  • the question about previous salary

We are working on updating the application on the website.

Drug Free
The City of Mount Vernon provides a drug free work place for all City employees. Drug and/or alcohol testing may be required prior to or during employment. Specific information is available in the Drug Free Workplace and Alcohol Testing Policy.

Equal Opportunity
The City of Mount Vernon is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, marital status, disability status, or any other basis that is prohibited.