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Police Officer

Melrose Police Dept

Agency City
Agency State

Reason for Announcement:

Type of Opening


Position Responsibilities

Sole general patrol duties for a small rural village. Police department does not provide 24 hour coverage. Work shift times and schedule is very flexible. The Village prefers evenings and weekends shifts. however working some shifts over the July 4 weekend is mandatory. This position is not suited for an inexperienced officer but is great for a recently retired one (not connected to the WRS) .


Salary Minimum
Salary Maximum
Salary Type
Dependent on Qualifications


Other Benefits
  • Uniforms provided


  • 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 verbal and written communication skills
  • Knowledge and skills in operating computer systems
  • No felony convictions
  • Previous experience
  • React quickly and effectively to stressful situations
  • U.S. citizen

Education Requirements:

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


  • Background Check
  • Drug Screening
  • Medical Examination
  • Oral Interviews
  • Vision 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
Cal Smokowicz
Application Contact Title
Police Chief
Application Contact Agency
Melrose Police Department
Application Contact Address

PO Box 117, 112 N Washington Street
Melrose, WI 54642
United States

Application Contact Phone
(715) 299-7007
Application Contact Email

Apply By:

Application Deadline


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