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Police Officer

Linn Town Police Dept

Agency City
Zenda
,
Agency State
Wisconsin

Reason for Announcement:

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

Responsibilities:

Position Responsibilities

As a member of our team you will patrol designated areas of the Town to preserve law and order, discover and prevent the commission of crimes, and enforce traffic and other laws and ordinances; protect real and personal property by providing security checks of residential, business, and public premises; maintain awareness of and remains alert for wanted suspects, known criminals, stolen vehicles, missing persons, traffic violators, and crimes in progress; issue warnings and citations. You will also serve as liaison and public relations officer; establish and preserve good relationships with the public and answer questions concerning local and state laws, procedures, and activities of the department.

Lateral Transfer Program Details:

Officers with full-time experience with another agency start at a comparable wage and vacation tier. Officers with at least 1 year of experience start at $30.56 per hour (January 2023 rate, step 2) and receive 1 week of paid vacation. Officers with at least 3 years of experience start at $33.60 per hour (January 2023 rate, step 4) and receive 2 weeks of paid vacation.

Salary:

Salary Minimum
$63,939.00
-
Salary Maximum
$73,248.00
per
Salary Type
Year
Dependent on Qualifications
Dependent On Qualifications

Benefits:

Benefits
  • Clothing Allowance
  • Deferred Compensation
  • Dental
  • Education Incentive Pay
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Holidays
  • Sick Leave
  • Vacation
  • Wisconsin Retirement Fund
Other Benefits
  • Insurance deductible paid via deposit to HSA
Number of Paid Holidays
10

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
  • Minimum Age:
    Minimum Age
    21

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
Affirmative Action (AA)
American Disability Act (ADA)
Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)
Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)

Contact Information:

Application Contact Name
Jon Albrecht
Application Contact Title
Chief of Police
Application Contact Agency
Town of Linn Police Department
Application Contact Address

W3728 Franklin Walsh St
P.O. Box 99
Zenda, WI 53195
United States

Phone
Application Contact Phone
(262) 275-6194 x 32
Email
Application Contact Email
jalbrecht@townoflinn.wi.gov

Apply By:

Application Deadline

Submit:

Application Requirements
Resume
Agency Application
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