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HPD and HFD Positions Open

If a job working on the front line of the community interests you, the City of Hope has opportunities available.

Currently, the city has positions open for a communications operator for the Hope Police Department and Firefighters for the Hope Fire Department.


HPD Communications Operator:

Applicants must be at least 21-years-old, free of any felony convictions, and a person of good character and reputation.

The job requires a criminal justice security clearance since the position requires working with law enforcement sensitive and confidential information.

Starting Salary is expected to be between $13.70 and $14.20 an hour. The Chief of Police with permission of the City Manager may depart from the expected salary based on education and or work experience. The City of Hope is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The City of Hope provides health insurance to all employees at no cost and covers half the cost for the employees’ family.  All employees are a part of the APERS Retirement system vested after five years.

Persons applying by Friday, April 19, 2019 will be given preference.

You may pick up an application at the Hope Police Department or download the application via the City of Hope website hopearkansas.net.

If you have any question, contact Asst. Chief Kim Tomlin at 870-722-2577.

HFD Firefighter:

The City of Hope Fire Department is currently accepting applications for firefighter positions. Applicants must be at least 18-years-old. Preference will be given to applicants with academy certification. The City of Hope is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Annual pay is just over $30,000 per year. The City of Hope provides health insurance to all employees at no cost and covers half the cost for the employees’ family. Coverage includes medical, dental and vision. HFD employees are part of the Arkansas Local Police and Fire Retirement System.

Applications may be picked up at the Hope City Hall located at 206 West Avenue A in Hope Monday – Friday, between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. or downloaded via the City of Hope website hopearkansas.net.

Call 870-777-6702 and ask for Fire Chief Dale Glanton for more information.

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