Current Employment Openings with the City of Keyser

The City Of Keyser is accepting applications for Street Department employees, Seasonal or Full-Time. Applications can be picked up at City Hall. Hours are Monday thru Friday 8AM to 4PM - examples of job duties are cutting grass, weed-eating, helping maintain the playgrounds, etc. Seasonal positions will last until September or if a student can end when school starts back - seasonal is open to applicants aged 16 years old and up. If applying for full-time, will include benefits - please be sure to indicate on application if you are applying for seasonal or full-time. Applications may be picked up at City Hall. Applications will be accepted thru July 31st.


Keyser Police Civil Service Commission

        P.O. Box 111, Keyser, WV  26726



The City of Keyser is now accepting applications for Police officer candidates. The starting uncertified salary is $32,000 with an increase to $36,000 after certification through the West Virginia Law Enforcement Academy. Previously certified law enforcement officers are eligible to receive a one-time $2,500 sign-on bonus. Applications may be obtained at the city Police Department on N. Davis Street. Completed applications should be mailed to the Keyser Police Civil Service Commission, P.O. Box 111, Keyser, WV 26726. The closing date for receipt of applications is June 26, 2021.


Job Requirements

  • Age: 18 to 40

  • Education: High School Diploma / GED

  • No criminal history

  • No illegal drug history

  • Must be able to pass a background check, drug screen, and polygraph

  • Must successfully complete an examination by a physician and psychologist

  • Must successfully pass a physical fitness assessment, oral board and/or exam administrated by the Civil Service Commission

  • Must possess a valid driver’s license

  • Must be able to become certified through the West Virginia Law Enforcement Academy

  • Applicants must be able to work all shifts, holidays, and weekends.

  • Starting uncertified salary: $32,000


The City of Keyser is an equal opportunity employer.

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