Employment Opportunities


The Town of Interlachen, Florida, is accepting applications for Certified Police Officer. Applicants must have:

  1. Knowledge of the Department’s Standard Operating Procedures and general orders, Florida Statutes, constitutional law
  2. Municipal ordinances and applicable court decisions.
  3. Ability to read, understand and apply information to include laws, ordinances and regulations.
  4. Ability to prepare clear, concise and comprehensive reports.
  5. Ability to firmly, courteously and tactfully handle situations with respect for the rights of others.
  6. Ability to establish and maintain satisfactory working relationships.
  7. Ability to analyze situations quickly and objectively, and act quickly and calmly in emergencies.
  8. Ability to observe, understand and recall facts/information and compose and write legibly.
  9. Ability to apply personal defense techniques and pursue, apprehend and restrain persons.
  10. Ability to learn and follow prescribed routines and follow oral and written instructions.
  11. Ability to administer basic first aid.
  12. High School Diploma or GED.
  13. A FL Class E Drivers License is required prior to appointment and must be maintained.
  14. A FL Law Enforcement Officer Certification must be passed and maintained.
  15. Certification of Recognition/Compliance/Comparative Compliance in Law Enforcement is required prior to appointment and must be maintained.
  16. Must be able to pass: drug test, physical and a criminal history background check.

Please address questions to Larry B. Wilburn, Police Chief, at 386-684-2164 during normal business hours of Monday through Friday 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. or email lwilburn1@windstream.net. Deadline for applications to be received is Friday, July 31, 2020, at 5:00 P.M. Applications may be picked up from and returned to the Interlachen Town Office located 311 Atlantic Avenue, Interlachen, Florida, 32148, or www.interlachen-fl.gov website.

The Town of Interlachen reserves the right to reject any or all applications received.

Larry B. Wilburn
Police Chief
Town of Interlachen, Florida