Meet Your Career Goals as an Officer or Dispatcher with Ocean Springs Police Department

May 24, 2022


Meet Your Career Goals as an Officer or Dispatcher with Ocean Springs Police Department

Ocean Springs, Mississippi – Are you seeking a stable, rewarding, full-time career with benefits? Consider stepping up as a Police Officer or Dispatcher with Ocean Springs Police Department! We work to provide effective and reliable police services, to keep the community safe and secure, and to build strong relationships with the public. If this is the type of career you want, then we encourage you to apply today for the June 25, 2022, Civil Service testing!

NOTE: You must be 21 or older for Police Officer and 18 or older for Dispatcher.

• Annual pay is based on 2,280 hours per year.
• Police Officer: $41,040-53,557 annual
• Dispatcher: $29,640-38,668 annual
• Training and experience are evaluated individually to determine the rates of pay for experienced police officers and dispatchers.
• Our excellent benefits package includes state retirement, low-premium medical insurance, life insurance, and optional dental, vision, and supplemental coverage.

Complete and submit your basic City Application directly to the City’s Human Resources Department in downtown Ocean Springs or apply online at After Human Resources receives your application, you will be notified via email with the scheduled time and location for the June 25 civil service testing.

City of Ocean Springs
Human Resources Department 1018 Porter Avenue
Ocean Springs, MS 39564 228-872-3338
8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., M-F

City of Ocean Springs
Ravin Nettles, Executive Assistant to the Mayor and Board of Aldermen 228-875-6722
[email protected]

Ocean Springs Police Department
Charlene Anderson, Executive Assistant to the Chief of Police 228-875-2211
[email protected]

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 1800, Ocean Springs, MS 39566-1800
Delivery Address: 1018 Porter Avenue, Ocean Springs, MS 39564