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Police Officer

Thorp Police Dept

Agency City
Agency State

Reason for Announcement:

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


Position Responsibilities

Applicants must meet the following requirements: be a U.S. citizen with a valid WI driver’s license; have an acceptable driver’s record with no felony driving convictions; must be in good physical condition; must be eligible for certification by the Wisconsin Department of Justice-Law Enforcement Standards Board and have a minimum of 60-college credits or an associate degree or bachelors degree in Criminal Justice or related field and have completed a required recruit academy; have obtained a high school diploma; have a criminal history clear of felony convictions and the ability to possess a firearm; no domestic abuse convictions; vision correctable to 20/20; above average written and oral communication skills; the ability to react quickly and effectively in stressful situations; the ability to work nights, weekends and holidays or otherwise as directed by the Chief of Police; knowledge and skilled in operating computer systems; to be able to speak clearly and concisely; the ability to multi-task; the training and ability to perform essential job functions of the position and the ability to use all required law enforcement equipment correctly and effectively.


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


  • Clothing Allowance
  • Deferred Compensation
  • Dental
  • Education Incentive Pay
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Holidays
  • Sick Leave
  • Vacation
  • Wisconsin Retirement Fund
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
  • Ability to keyboard/type words per minute:
    Ability to keyboard/type words per minute

Education Requirements:

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


  • Background Check
  • Drug Screening
  • Medical Examination
  • Oral Interviews
  • Psychological Examination
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
Tydon Schneider
Application Contact Title
Chief of Police
Application Contact Agency
Thorp Police Department
Application Contact Address

300 W. Prospect St.
Thorp, WI 54771
United States

Application Contact Phone
(715) 669-5523
Application Contact Email

Apply By:

Application Deadline


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