Employment & Volunteer Opportunities

 
Employment Opportunities
 
Town of Peru Police Chief Position
The Board of Selectmen are accepting applications for the Town of Peru Police Chief Position
 Essential Duties and Responsibilities
*work a minimum of 25 hours per week
*All administrative work such as LTC applications
*Eligible to receive CJIS access
*FCC License
*Budget Experience
*Scheduling
*Work on all shifts
*Conducting proactive, preventive and responsive patrol activities
*Conducting criminal, administrative and traffic investigations
*Comprehensive and thorough report writing
*Completing required documentation and computer tasks
Minimum Requirements
Successfully completed police recruit training or intermittent/reserve training as required by the Municipal Police Training Committee.
Have a current Massachusetts Driver’s license in good standing
Be eligible for an unrestricted License to Carry (LTC), MGL Chapter 140 sec 131
Pass a background investigation
Supervisory Experience
Preference may be given for current law enforcement experience
Preference may be given for Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice or related field or Spanish or secondary language proficiency.
The Town of Peru is an Equal Opportunity Employer that recruits and hires qualified candidates without regard to race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, disability, or veteran status.  Minorities are encouraged to apply.
Please send resumes to
Town Administrator: townadmin@townofperuma.com
 
 
 
Part-Time Municipal Police Officer
The Town of Peru Police Department is accepting applications for employment as a Part-Time Municipal Police Officer.  Candidates must be able to fulfill the essential duties and responsibilities of a Patrol Officer with the Police Department.  
Minimal Requirements: 
Have successfully completed police recruit training or intermittent/reserve training as required by the Municipal Police Training Committee. 
Have a current Massachusetts Driver’s license in good standing
Be eligible for an unrestricted license to carry (LTC), MGL Chapter 140 sec 131
Pass a background investigation
Preference may be given for current law enforcement experience
Preference may also be given for 
Bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice or related field
Spanish or secondary language proficiency
Other specialized assignment experience or training 
 
The Town of Peru is an Equal Opportunity Employer that recruits and hires qualified candidates without regard to race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, disability or veteran status.  Minorities are encouraged to apply.
Contact the Peru Police Department for Application
(413) 655-8377 OR EMAIL:BCullett@townofperuma.com
 
 
Volunteer Positions :
 
Cemetery Commission -1 Member Needed
 

Peru/Hinsdale Cultural Council : Members Needed

Historical Commission- 1 Member Needed 

Parks and Recreations Committee 1 Member Needed 

 

updated 5/21/2020  Kim Leach , Town Clerk