Join the Team

WPD Recruitment

Join the Woodland Police Department Team

The Woodland Police Department offers exciting and rewarding careers in law enforcement to quality candidates. We invite you to join us. The journey is long and difficult, but the rewards last a lifetime.

Contact a Woodland PD Recruiter

Are you interested in an exciting career in law enforcement with the Woodland Police Department? Do you have questions? If so, fill out this contact form and a member of our Recruitment Team will contact you. Let’s start the conversation today! 


Current Openings

To view our current openings visit our Jobs page.

Ideal Candidate

  • Age: Must be 21 years of age
  • Citizenship: Must be a U.S. citizen, or have permanent resident alien status and applied for citizenship at time of appointment
  • Education: High School diploma or equivalent
  • Possess: California POST Basic Academy Certificate and Basic Certificate


Apply utilizing the CalOpps website. Please be prepared to submit copies of your academy completion certificate and resume when requested.

The City of Woodland is an Equal Opportunity Employer.