Sunday, January 21, 2018


The City of Vicksburg is currently accepting applications for  Entry level Police officers.

Beginning salary $14.15 hr.

Great benefits package which includes:
Employee Paid Health, Life, Dental & Vision;
State Retirement; 9+ Holidays; Sick/Personal Accrued Leave

Hiring Qualifications:

21 years of age

United States citizen

High school graduate (GED acceptable)

Have a valid driver’s license

If any military service, must have been discharged under honorable conditions

Pass physical fitness agility test

Score 70% or better on Civil Service written examination

Pass background check. Cannot have a felony or any domestic violence conviction.

Pass physical examination

Pass drug screen

Receive satisfactory psychological evaluation

Application packets may be obtained at the City of Vicksburg Human Resource Office, 1415 Walnut Street, Suite 100, Vicksburg, Mississippi 39180 beginning Wednesday, January 3, 2018, during regular business hours Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. 

The deadline to return application packets is 4:00 p.m., Friday, January 19, 2018. 

Physical Agility test date is Saturday, January 20, 2018, beginning promptly at 8:00 a.m. 

For more information, call 601-631-2996, or visit


The City of Vicksburg is an Equal Opportunity Employer