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Police Officer

Poynette Police Dept

Agency City
Agency State

Reason for Announcement:

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


Position Responsibilities

Seeking highly motivated and intelligent individuals to be part of our public safety team. Responsible for providing services to the community to include the protection of life and property; enforcement of city, state & federal laws and other police services.


Salary Minimum
Salary Maximum
Salary Type
Dependent on Qualifications
Dependent On Qualifications


  • Deferred Compensation
  • Dental
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Holidays
  • Sick Leave
  • Vacation
  • Wisconsin Retirement Fund
Other Benefits
  • 2 personal days


  • 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
  • Previous experience
  • React quickly and effectively to stressful situations
  • U.S. citizen
  • Vision correctable to 20/20
  • Minimum Age:
    Minimum Age
Other Qualifications
  • Must be Wisconsin Law Enforcement Certifiable

Education Requirements:

Education Requirements
High school diploma
60 college credits / Associate's degree
Additional Education Information
Applications can be mailed to the Poynette Police Department or emailed directly to the police chief. Applicants must be Wisconsin Law Enforcement Certified. There is a potential opening for June/July.


  • Background Check
  • Drug Screening
  • Medical Examination
  • Oral Interviews
  • Physical Fitness/Agility Screening
  • Psychological Examination
  • Residency Required
Other Notes
  • Residency is one hour from village limits and must be within one year of hire date
Affirmative Action (AA)
Affirmative Action (AA)
American Disability Act (ADA)
American Disability Act (ADA)
Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)
Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)

Contact Information:

Application Contact Name
Eric Fisher
Application Contact Title
Chief of Police
Application Contact Agency
Poynette Police Department
Application Contact Address

118 South Main Street
PO Box 247
Poynette, WI 53955
United States

Application Contact Phone
(608) 635-2588 211
Application Contact Email

Apply By:

Application Deadline


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