Skip to main content

Police Officer

Cumberland Police Dept

Agency City
Agency State

Reason for Announcement:

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


Position Responsibilities

Prevention of crime and the enforcement of State Statutes and City Ordinances. Responds to requests for service in both emergency and non-emergency situations and takes appropriate action. • Responds to ambulance calls, provides first responder emergency services. Takes action to prevent criminal acts by checking residential, commercial, and industrial structures and investigates suspicious conditions, activities, or persons. Responds to the scene of traffic accidents and investigate crashes. Determines if any traffic laws have been violated and writes a report identifying the circumstances involved in the crash. • Directs and controls traffic and enforces the established traffic laws. Provides enforcement of the criminal law: identifies and arrests violators. Upon arrest, the Police Officer books the violator on charges and prepares a variety of police reports to be used in the criminal prosecution. Testifies in court. Conducts the initial crime investigation at the scene of criminal activity. Secures the scene, identifies and collects evidence and interviews witnesses. May be assigned other duties, as needed, for certain periods of time. Routinely utilize in-car computers, as well as desk-top computers, running a variety of software applications. Maintains police equipment and police vehicles. Prepares various written reports/forms. May provide information to other law enforcement agencies when required.


Salary Minimum
Salary Maximum
Salary Type
Dependent on Qualifications


  • Clothing Allowance
  • Deferred Compensation
  • Dental
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Holidays
  • Sick Leave
  • Vacation
  • Wisconsin Retirement Fund
Other Benefits
  • Night Differential $.50 per hour
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
  • Good driving record
  • Good physical condition
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Knowledge and skills in operating computer systems
  • No felony convictions
  • Minimum Age:
    Minimum Age

Education Requirements:

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


  • Background Check
  • Drug Screening
  • Medical Examination
  • Oral Interviews
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
Heather Wolfe
Application Contact Title
Chief of Police
Application Contact Agency
Cumberland Police Department
Application Contact Address

950 1st Avenue
Cumberland, WI 54829
United States

Application Contact Phone
(715) 822-2754
Application Contact Email

Apply By:

Application Deadline


Application Requirements
Agency Application
Deputy Sheriff
Waushara County Sheriff's Office -
Police Officer
Ripon Police Dept - Full-Time
Police Officer
Spooner Police Dept - Full-Time, Part-Time
Police Officer
Superior Police Dept - Full-Time
Marinette County Sheriff's Office - Full-Time

Recent Job Postings

Deputy Sheriff
Columbia County Sheriff's Office - Full-Time
Police Officer
UW - Green Bay Police Dept - Part-Time
Jail/Corrections Officer
Columbia County Sheriff's Office - Full-Time
Police Officer
Sturtevant Police Dept - Full-Time
Mukwonago Village Police Dept - Full-Time
View All Employment Opportunities