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Water/Lake Patrol

Hartford Town Police Dept

Agency City
Agency State

Reason for Announcement:

Applications are now being accepted to
Fill vacancy
Establish eligibility list
Type of Opening


Position Responsibilities

Swear an oath to uphold and defend the Constitutions of the United States of America and the State of Wisconsin. Perform all law enforcement functions. These duties include summer and winter recreational patrols. Therefore, experience in boating, ATV, and snowmobile is preferred. A background in the enforcement of Chapter 23.33, 30, and 350 is a plus. MUST be able to swim. Able to work weekends, holidays (religious and otherwise), birthdays, evenings. The ability to patrol with little supervision is required. MUST be able to attend mandatory department trainings and successfully complete the Field Training Program. Initial Interviews are expected to be held: February 8, 2022. If selected to move on, the second interview is expected to be held February 22, 2022.


Salary Minimum
Salary Type
Dependent on Qualifications


  • Clothing Allowance


  • Ability to handle several tasks simultaneously
  • Ability to perform essential functions of this position
  • Ability to possess a firearm
  • Ability to use all standard law enforcement equipment
  • Able to work evenings, weekends, and holidays
  • Clear and concise speech
  • Driver's license
  • Eligibility for Wisconsin Law Enforcement Standards Board Certification
  • Good driving record
  • Good physical condition
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Knowledge and skills in operating computer systems
  • No domestic abuse convictions
  • No felony convictions
  • React quickly and effectively to stressful situations
  • U.S. citizen
  • Vision correctable to 20/20
Other Qualifications
  • Bilingual in Spanish, Russian, Miao or Hmong are encouraged to apply.

Education Requirements:

Education Requirements
High school diploma
60 college credits / Associate's degree
Additional Education Information
MUST have completed a Wisconsin accredited Law Enforcement Academy by 06-30-2022.


  • Background Check
  • Drug Screening
  • Medical Examination
  • Oral Interviews
  • Physical Fitness/Agility Screening
Affirmative Action (AA)
American Disability Act (ADA)
Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)

Contact Information:

Application Contact Name
Shawn McGee
Application Contact Title
Chief of Police
Application Contact Agency
Town of Hartford Police
Application Contact Address

3360 County Highway K
Hartford, WI 53027
United States

Application Contact Phone
(262) 673-2369
Application Contact Email

Apply By:

Application Deadline


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