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Police Officer

Pleasant Prairie Police Dept

Agency City
Pleasant Prairie
,
Agency State
Wisconsin

Reason for Announcement:

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

Responsibilities:

Position Responsibilities

General Police Officer Duties

Lateral Transfer Program Details:

The Village of Pleasant Prairie accepts lateral transfers from qualified law enforcement officers from municipal, county and state law enforcement agencies. Corrections, reserve officer, security officer, and federal officer experience does not fulfill the requirement for certified police experience as a lateral applicant. Officers may be hired under the lateral transfer agreement at the discretion of the Chief of Police and the Village of Pleasant Prairie. Out-of-state applicants will be required to have passed a Reciprocity Equivalency exam administered by the State of Wisconsin and be certifiable according to those standards by date of appointment.

Salary:

Salary Minimum
$29.53
-
Salary Maximum
$36.90
per
Salary Type
Hour
Dependent on Qualifications

Benefits:

Benefits
  • Clothing Allowance
  • Deferred Compensation
  • Dental
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Sick Leave
  • Vacation
  • Wisconsin Retirement Fund

Qualifications:

Qualifications
  • 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
  • Minimum Age:
    Minimum Age
    18

Education Requirements:

Education Requirements
High school diploma
60 college credits / Associate's degree

Notes:

Notes
  • 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
Zachary Quever
Application Contact Title
Lieutenant
Application Contact Agency
Pleasant Prairie Police Department
Application Contact Address

8600 Green Bay Rd
Pleasant Prairie, WI 53158
United States

Phone
Application Contact Phone
(262) 694-7353
Email
Application Contact Email
Zquever@pleasantprairiewi.gov
Website
Application Contact Website

Submit:

Application Requirements
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