Employment Opportunities and Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications to become a patrol officer are as follows:

  • Must possess a high school diploma or GED equivalency certificate.
  • Must be 21 years old.  Must be able to qualify on the shooting range.  Must be able to pass the Oklahoma Police Pension and Retirement Systems medical standards and be State certified by CLEET;
  • Ability to operate two-way radio, walkie-talkie, in field situations, and to effectively operate radar equipment, etc.;
  • Ability to read, understand, and interpret ordinances, laws, and other operating procedures and communicate orally and in writing;
  • Ability to deal effectively with the public using tact and diplomacy, and remain calm in emergency situations;
  • Ability to make split second decisions that could affect the well being of the public, department, fellow employees, as well as the officer’s safety;
  • Ability and willingness to maintain strict confidentiality;
  • Must be able to respond to varying situations with tact and diplomacy and ability to deal with stressful, hostile or irrational persons, whether due to physical or mental disability, drugs, socio-economic differences, or other factors;
  • Ability to investigate crimes and complete reports;
  • Meet constitutional requirements, and perform first aid and/or CPR;
  • Ability to interface with other law enforcement personnel and safety personnel;
  • To perform routine preventative maintenance on vehicle;
  • Must be able to pass psychological requirements as required by law;
  • Must possess a valid Oklahoma Drivers license, and be insurable.


Noble Police Department operates three shifts listed below:

0700 – 1500 hrs.
1500 – 2300 hrs.
2300 – 0700 hrs.

Salary and Benefits

June 2023

Lateral Transfers – MPO1 $38,500

(At least 3 years of experience as a certified full time police officer and possess either an Intermediate or Advanced CLEET certificate)

Starting Pay Commissioned Peace Officers: $36,420

Annual Uniform Allowance:  $2,100

Monthly Cleaning Allowance: $150/month

Education and Training Incentives

Basic CLEET Certificate

$0.75 per hr.

Intermediate LE Certificate

$1.25 per hr.

Advanced LE Certificate

$1.75 per hr.

Associates Degree or 80+ hours

$1.00 per hr.

60 Accredited College Hours

$0.75 per hr.

Bachelor’s Degree

$1.50 per hr.

Master’s Degree

$2.00 per hr.

Shift Differential:

Evening Shift

$0.50 per hr.

Overnight Shift

$0.75 per hr.

76% of Health & 100% of Dental Insurance Paid by City

College Tuition Reimbursement Available


Vacation Earned As Follows:

0-5 yrs. of service – 12 days per yr.

5-10 yrs. of service – 15 days per yr.

10+ yrs. of service – 20 days per yr.

8 hours Sick Leave earned monthly

13 Holidays per year

Member of The Oklahoma Police Pension And Retirement System