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Police Officer

Wausau Police Department

Agency City
Wausau
,
Agency State
Wisconsin

Reason for Announcement:

Applications are now being accepted to
Establish eligibility list
Type of Opening
Full-Time

Responsibilities:

Position Responsibilities

General duty police work involving protection of life and property, enforcement of laws, crime investigation, and service to the public. The employee has a significant impact on the quality of life through community partnership, strategic police patrols, and thorough investigations.

Salary:

Salary Minimum
$25.00
-
Salary Maximum
$33.00
per
Salary Type
Hour
Dependent on Qualifications

Benefits:

Benefits
  • Wisconsin Retirement Fund
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Sick Leave
  • Dental
  • Paid Holidays
  • Clothing Allowance
  • Longevity Pay
  • Deferred Compensation
  • Education Incentive Pay
  • Vacation
Other Benefits
  • Advancement; Shift Differential; Certified Instructor Pay; and Lateral Transfer incentive.
10

Qualifications:

Qualifications
  • U.S. citizen
  • Eligibility for Wisconsin Law Enforcement Standards Board Certification
  • Ability to possess a firearm
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • React quickly and effectively to stressful situations
  • Able to work evenings, weekends, and holidays
  • Ability to perform essential functions of this position
  • Ability to use all standard law enforcement equipment
  • Minimum Age:
    Minimum Age
    21

Notes:

Other Notes
  • The Wausau Police Department has a residency requirement for Police Officers of 20 miles of the jurisdictional boundaries of the City of Wausau. Such residence must be established within six months after completion of the probationary period.
Affirmative Action (AA)
American Disability Act (ADA)
American Disability Act (ADA)
Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)
Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)

How to Apply:

Contact Information:

Application Contact Name
Jennifer Kannenberg
Application Contact Title
HR Specialist
Application Contact Agency
City of Wausau
Application Contact Address

407 Grant Street
Human Resources Dept
Wausau, WI 54403
United States

Phone
Application Contact Phone
(715) 261-6802
Fax
Application Contact Fax
(715) 261-4112
Email
Application Contact Email
jennifer.kannenberg@ci.wausau.wi.us
Website

Submit:

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