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Police Officer

Fontana Police Dept

Agency City
Agency State

Reason for Announcement:

Applications are now being accepted to
Fill vacancy
Type of Opening


Position Responsibilities

The Village of Fontana is a lakefront community positioned on the West end of Geneva Lake. We serve our community through its busy tourist season, followed by its calming off season. This position requires community involvement, problem solving, traffic enforcement, criminal investigations, etc. The Village of Fontana offers full lateral transfers with pay and vacation based upon prior years of service. The Village of Fontana also offers continuing education reimbursement. If you meet the requirements, please don't hesitate to apply.


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


  • Clothing Allowance
  • Deferred Compensation
  • Dental
  • Education Incentive Pay
  • Health Insurance
  • Paid Holidays
  • Sick Leave
  • Vacation
  • Wisconsin Retirement Fund
Other Benefits
  • Lateral transfer - full hourly pay rate and vacation based upon prior years of experience
  • Increased hourly rate for those with Bachelors Degree
  • Continuing education reimbursement
Number of Paid Holidays


  • 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
  • Minimum Age:
    Minimum Age

Education Requirements:

Education Requirements
60 college credits / Associate's degree


  • Background Check
  • Drug Screening
  • Medical Examination
  • Oral Interviews
  • Psychological Examination
  • Residency Required
  • Written Exam
Affirmative Action (AA)
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
Jeff Cates
Application Contact Title
Chief of Police
Application Contact Agency
Fontana Wisconsin Police Department
Application Contact Address

190 Fontana Blvd
P.O. Box 325
Fontana, WI 53125
United States

Application Contact Phone
(262) 275-2275
Application Contact Fax
(262) 275-3855
Application Contact Email

Apply By:

Application Deadline


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