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Police Officer

Edgerton Police Dept

Agency City
Edgerton
,
Agency State
Wisconsin

Reason for Announcement:

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

Responsibilities:

Position Responsibilities

The Patrol Officer uses independent judgement within guidelines established by the policies and procedures of the department in deciding courses of action to handle difficult and emergency situations sometimes without assistance. Officers duties include maintaining a safe community through patrol activities, responding to calls, crime prevention, problem solving, conducting criminal investigations, enforcing state laws & local ordinances including traffic laws, ability to communicate and resolve conflicts, testify in court, complete official records & reports. The Officer must exhibit a great amount of discretion and a working knowledge of criminal law, city ordinances and department policies when dealing with the citizens of the community. Our Officers serve the citizens and visitors to the city and respond to requests for assistance. The Officers not only enforce all laws and ordinances but they uphold the Constitutions of the United States and the State of Wisconsin

Salary:

Salary Minimum
$24.63
-
Salary Maximum
$32.00
per
Salary Type
Hour
Dependent on Qualifications

Benefits:

Benefits
  • Dental
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Holidays
  • Sick Leave
  • Vacation
  • Wisconsin Retirement Fund
Other Benefits
  • Personal Days (3)
Number of Paid Holidays
9

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
  • Previous experience
  • React quickly and effectively to stressful situations
  • U.S. citizen
  • Vision correctable to 20/20
  • Minimum Age:
    Minimum Age
    0
Other Qualifications
  • Certified with the Wisconsin Law Enforcement and Standards Board

Education Requirements:

Education Requirements
High school diploma
60 college credits / Associate's degree
Additional Education Information
Officer must be certified with the Wisconsin Training and Standards Bureau

Notes:

Notes
  • Background Check
  • Drug Screening
  • Medical Examination
  • Oral Interviews
Other Notes
  • DJ-LE-330 questions required
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
Robert Kowalski
Application Contact Title
Chief of Police
Application Contact Agency
Edgerton Police Department
Application Contact Address

215 West Fulton St
Edgerton, WI 53534
United States

Phone
Application Contact Phone
(608) 884-3321 501
Fax
Application Contact Fax
(608) 884-7997
Email
Application Contact Email
rjkowalski@edgerton.wi.gov

Apply By:

Application Deadline

Submit:

Application Requirements
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