The Trumansburg Police Department (TPD) is seeking a transfer applicant to fill an immediate full-time Police Officer position in the Village of Trumansburg. The TPD prides itself on its dedication to the protection of life and property, to working with our citizens to reduce crime, disorder, and the fear of crime. Through community-based and problem-oriented policing we provide personalized police services.

Eligible candidates must have already taken and passed the New York State Civil Service examination for Police Officer/Deputy Sheriff, or the minimum qualifications of the position that they currently holds (or held) must be equal to or greater than those of the Tompkins County position: must have been appointed permanent from an eligible list and have passed their probationary period to apply. Along with completing the Tompkins County electronic employment application for Police Officer/Deputy Sheriff-Transfer/Reinstatement Opportunity, candidates must also provide a copy of:

  1. Their roster card (shows dates of employment and civil service status)
  2. A copy of their current job description, and
  3. A copy of the exam announcement from which they received their permanent appointment. The examination that you took must be identical or substantially similar to a test that would be held for the Tompkins County position.

Complete an application by visiting https://www.tompkinscivilservice.org/civilservice/vacancies and scrolling to Police Officer/Deputy Sheriff-Transfer/Reinstatement Opportunity.