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Police Officer

Prescott Police Dept

Agency City
Agency State

Reason for Announcement:

Applications are now being accepted to
Fill vacancy
Type of Opening


Position Responsibilities

Effectively interact with the community while enforcing the ordinances of the City of Prescott, and the laws of the State of Wisconsin while adhering to the Constitution of the United States. Officers of the Prescott Police Department are encouraged to build community relations with the citizens who live here and the thousands of visitors throughout the year.

Lateral Transfer Program Details:

Candidates with qualifying service have the opportunity to enter the pay and vacation scale at the level coinciding with years of FT experience. Must have left prior employment in good standing. Lateral transfers are not afforded seniority in this program.


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
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
  • 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
  • U.S. citizen
  • Vision correctable to 20/20

Education Requirements:

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


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

How to Apply:

Contact Information:

Application Contact Name
Eric P Michaels
Application Contact Title
Chief of Police
Application Contact Agency
Prescott Police Department
Application Contact Address

1601 Pine St
Prescott, WI 54021
United States

Application Contact Phone
(715) 262-5512
Application Contact Fax
(715) 262-0123
Application Contact Email

Apply By:

Application Deadline


Application Requirements
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