City of Torrington Short Line Route of the Pheasant Caboose at the Homesteaders Museum

Because law enforcement must meet standards set by the state statute, a separate law enforcement application process shall be followed by the Police Department.

This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

Applications for City Job Openings

  • Applications for city employment (PDF) may be picked up at city hall or any other appropriate location.
  • No one will be denied the opportunity to submit an application.
  • Applicants should be reminded that failure to complete or fraudulent completion of the application may result in their application being denied.


  • Applicants are requested to submit a resume with their completed application.
  • A resume outline (PDF) will be provided.

The City Clerk/Treasurer will keep all applications on file for 12 months.

You may request an application by telephone by contacting City Hall at 307-532-5666, by completing the online application form. or request by mail at:
P.O. Box 250
Torrington, WY 82240

Employment Positions Available:

City of Torrington Lincoln Community Complex/Part-time Event Staff:
The City of Torrington is accepting applications for the position of Part-time Event Staff at Lincoln Community Complex (29 hours/week). Event Staff prepare/set up for events. Tasks require a variety of physical activities including lifting and carrying moderately heavy loads, using ladders, and some cleaning/housekeeping duties. Applicant must have a valid driver’s license and a high school diploma or GED.

For information or applications, contact City Hall at 307-532-5666, P.O. Box 250, 436 East 22nd Ave, Torrington, WY 82240 or on the web at www.torringtonwy.gov. Open until filled. The City of Torrington maintains a drug and alcohol free workplace. EOE

Torrington Police Department
Police Officer

Pay Range: $21.85 to $27.31 per hour.


  • Wyoming Law Enforcement Retirement (2.75% Employee Contribution.)
  • Affordable health insurance for employee and family.
  • Generous Holiday, Floating Holiday, Vacation, Safety Day, and Sick Leave
  • Employer Paid Long Term Disability.
  • Employer Paid Life Insurance

Opening: October 11th, 2021
Closes: October 22nd, 2021

Assessment Center: Planned for the week of October 25th, 2021
Anticipated Hire Date: November, 2021.


Torrington Police Department serves the City of Torrington, (Population 6,800) in southeast Wyoming.  

Our community offers a low cost of living, comfortable amenities, beautiful scenery, and an invigorating environment for those who love the outdoors.  

We are one hour from Cheyenne, Wyoming and only 40 minutes from Scottsbluff, Nebraska.

We enjoy a small town environment where law enforcement officers build relationships in our community every day, and enjoy fantastic support and appreciation in return.  

Our agency consists of 16 sworn officers.  We have modern equipment, take home patrol vehicles, and offer opportunities for career diversification such as SRO, Detective, and Task Force Officer.  Many of our officers are building skill specialties in areas such as K9, Defensive Tactics, Firearms Instruction, CSI, and Evidence Technician.  

We also work 12 hour rotating shifts that allow for ample time off, and a three day weekend twice a month!

If you are interested in an engaging career where you can truly make a difference, be appreciated, and enjoy a healthy work-life balance, please consider applying.  

Lateral Applicants are encouraged to apply and are eligible to move up in our pay plan at an accelerated rate.

To apply, please download our application at:  https://torringtonwy.gov/247/Patrol-Careers
If you have questions, please contact Chief Johnson at mjohnson@torringtonpolice.org or at 307-532-7001.  

City of Torrington Journeyman or Apprentice Lineman
**Must have a valid Class A or B CDL driver’s license, or be able to obtain within 60 days.
**Must have a high school diploma or GED.

This is a full-time position with benefits and will remain open until filled.
For more information, contact Dana Youtz at 307-532-1856 or 307-532-2422

The City of Torrington is an Equal Opportunity Employer and maintains a drug and alcohol free workplace.