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Police Officer

Germantown Police Dept

Agency City
Agency State

Reason for Announcement:

Applications are now being accepted to
Fill vacancy
Establish eligibility list


Position Responsibilities

Perform essential functions of a police officer, enforce the laws of the State of Wisconsin and ordinances of the Village of Germantown.

Lateral Transfer Program Details:

Qualified applicants with a minimum of 3 years of experience as a sworn officer will enjoy an accelerated process. Those qualified will not be required to complete the written test and physical agility. They will participate in a combined interview with the command staff and the Police and Fire Commission. Lateral Transfers can earn up to $87,274.06, based on experience. Qualified applicants will be notified of the date and time of the interview.


Salary Minimum
Salary Maximum
Salary Type
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
  • Good driving record
  • Good physical condition
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • No domestic abuse convictions
  • 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
  • Physical Fitness/Agility Screening
  • Psychological Examination
  • Written Exam
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
Michael Snow
Application Contact Title
Application Contact Agency
Germantown Police Department
Application Contact Address

N112W16877 Mequon Rd
Germantown, WI 53022
United States

Application Contact Phone
(262) 253-7788
Application Contact Fax
(262) 253-7787
Application Contact Email

Apply By:

Application Deadline


Application Requirements
Agency Application
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