How To Apply

To apply for a position with the City of Seaford, please fill out the appropriate application for the position you are applying for. There are two different applications. One for any position within the Police Department and the other is for any other City position. Applications must be filled out in full. If submitting a resume, an application is still required. All applications for positions other than the police department should be submitted to City Hall, 414 High Street, Seaford, DE 19973 or they can be faxed to 302-629-9307.

Police Department applications should be delivered to the Seaford Police Department, 300 Virginia Avenue, Seaford, DE 19973 or faxed to 302-629-0672.

All applications are retained on file for a period of three years. The City of Seaford is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Parks Part-Time Seasonal


Part-time seasonal employment available. Completion of a six month probationary period is required. Normal working hours will vary with a maximum working allowance of 29 hours per week. Applicants are expected to have excellent oral and written communications with the public, elected officials, management, and fellow employees. This is an hourly position. High School graduation or GED required. An application and job description may be picked up or downloaded from and returned to City Hall, 414 High Street, PO Box 1100 Seaford, DE 19973.

Applications will be received until a qualified candidate fills the position. The City of Seaford is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Parks - Part Time Seasonal Part time position to provide support to the Parks Department during the busy summer season by assisting with maintenance and upkeep of parks, right-of-ways, sports fields, and other City owned facilities. Starting pay is up to $11.75 per hour commensurate with experience. Inquiries and questions should be directed to Katie Hickey, Supt of Parks and Rec at (302) 629-6809.

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Delaware COPT Certified and Non-Certified Police Officer

The Seaford Police Department is now accepting applications for Delaware COPT Certified and Non-certified applicants for the position of Patrolman. Starting salary will be determined commensurate with law enforcement experience from $46,508.80 up to $51,646.40.

The City of Seaford offers excellent benefits - health and life insurance, State Municipal Pension plan, vacation, holiday pay and overtime. This is an Entry-level position and shift work is required. Candidates must be able to successfully pass a written exam, fitness agility, psychological screening, medical exam and drug screen. High school diploma required. All applicants are subject to a criminal history background check.

Applications may be obtained at the Seaford Police Department, 300 Virginia Avenue, Seaford, DE 19973 between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday or obtained online at Candidates with State of Delaware certification may seek a waiver on the written exam and are encouraged to apply.

Applications must be submitted to the Seaford Police Department on or before July 25, 2019 at 4:00 p.m.

The City of Seaford Police Department accepts applications for both police and civilian positions on a continual basis. Resumes without completed applications will not be accepted. Applications will be kept up until the next available testing process. Applicants will be notified once a testing date has been established.

The City of Seaford is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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