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Police Officer

Cornell Police Dept

Agency City
Agency State

Reason for Announcement:

Applications are now being accepted to
Fill vacancy
Type of Opening


Position Responsibilities

Responsibilities include: enforcing laws and ordinances, preventive and proactive patrol, and responding to calls for service. Full-time officers will be trained as Emergency Medical Responders. Patrol officers work rotating 12-hour shifts with a 3-day weekend every other week, with little forced overtime.

Lateral Transfer Program Details:

Pay is based on training achieved, not merely time-in-rank. Officers start at the pay rate commensurate with their qualifications. Cornell does not have a residency restriction.


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


  • Clothing Allowance
  • Deferred Compensation
  • Dental
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Holidays
  • Sick Leave
  • Vacation
  • Wisconsin Retirement Fund
Other Benefits
  • Advanced training opportunities
  • Pay progression based on training accomplishments
  • Comp time bank
Number of Paid Holidays


  • 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
  • Driver's license
  • Eligibility for Wisconsin Law Enforcement Standards Board Certification
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • No domestic abuse convictions
  • No felony convictions
  • U.S. citizen
Other Qualifications
  • Must have successfully completed LESB-approved recruit academy, OR be eligible for reciprocity exam.

Education Requirements:

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


  • Background Check
  • Drug Screening
  • Medical Examination
  • Oral Interviews
  • Psychological Examination
Other Notes
  • Please email DJ-LE-330 and resume.
  • Position is open until filled - send your application today!
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
Glenn Rehberg
Application Contact Title
Police Chief
Application Contact Agency
Cornell Police Department
Application Contact Address

221 Main Street
Cornell, WI 54732
United States

Application Contact Phone
(715) 239-3707
Application Contact Email
Application Contact Website

Apply By:

Application Deadline


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