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Public Safety Officer

Palmyra 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

A Full-time Public Safety Officer will perform police patrol and law enforcement duties including but not limited to investigation of criminal and civil ordinance violations, enforcement of traffic laws, and related law enforcement activities. The office protects life and property by performing firefighting, emergency medical aid, rescue, and fire prevention duties. A full-time officer in this position may work extended work shifts exceeding 24 consecutive hours with workplace assignment that may involve active patrol duty and time spent in quarters awaiting calls for service.


Salary Minimum
Salary Type
Dependent on Qualifications


  • Clothing Allowance
  • Deferred Compensation
  • Education Incentive Pay
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Holidays
  • Sick Leave
  • Vacation
  • Wisconsin Retirement Fund


  • 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
  • Previous experience
  • React quickly and effectively to stressful situations
  • Supervisory/Management Experience
  • U.S. citizen
  • Vision correctable to 20/20
Other Qualifications
  • Wisconsin Law Enforcement Standards Board certification as a Law Enforcement Officer
  • EMT certification
  • Wisconsin Fire Fighter I certification or the ability to obtain certifications within one year

Education Requirements:

Education Requirements
High school diploma
60 college credits / Associate's degree
Additional Education Information
Two-year associate degree in law enforcement, firefighting, or related degree


  • Background Check
  • Drug Screening
  • Medical Examination
  • Oral Interviews
  • Physical Fitness/Agility Screening
Affirmative Action (AA)
American Disability Act (ADA)
Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)
Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)

How to Apply:

Contact Information:

Application Contact Name
Derrick Hurley
Application Contact Title
Deputy Chief
Application Contact Agency
Palmyra Public Safety Department
Application Contact Address

126 N. 1st Street/P.O. Box 380
Palmyra, WI 53156
United States

Application Contact Phone
(262) 495-4200
Application Contact Email
Application Contact Website

Apply By:

Application Deadline


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