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Full-Time Police Officer

The Oak Bluffs Police Department hiring process consists of a completed employment application, written exam, oral board, psychological exam, physical exam, background investigation, and successfully completing the full-time police academy. 


The minimum requirements for becoming a full-time police officer on the Oak Bluffs Police Department are as follows:

Must be a minimum of 21 years of age.

Must be a United States citizen.

Must have no felony convictions.

Must have a good driving record.

Must have the ability to obtain a Massachusetts driver's license.

Must be in good health and physical condition.

Must be committed to becoming a resident of Martha’s Vineyard within 6 months of hiring.

The minimum education requirement is an associate’s degree or its quarter hour credit equivalent from an accredited university, or equivalent military service.


Please note: Applicants who have completed a full-time police academy are preferred.

The Town of Oak Bluffs is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer.

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