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Police Officer

Rhinelander Police Dept

Agency City
Rhinelander
,
Agency State
Wisconsin

Reason for Announcement:

Applications are now being accepted to
Fill vacancy
Type of Opening
Full-Time

Responsibilities:

Position Responsibilities

Entry level officer responsible for patrolling City of Rhinelander; enforcement of State laws and City ordinances; ordinance, criminal and traffic investigations; and all other functions outlined in position description or as designated by Administration.

Lateral Transfer Program Details:

Lateral entry officer shall be entitled to the wage commensurate with the officers prior full-time experience in accordance with Article7 Wage and Salary Schedule and Addendum A, recognizing up to four (4) years of prior experience. Additionally, the officer shall be entitled to the vacation accrual commensurate with the officers prior full-time experience to a maximum of eleven years credit (180 hours).

Salary:

Salary Minimum
$31.67
per
Salary Type
Hour
Dependent on Qualifications

Benefits:

Benefits
  • Clothing Allowance
  • Deferred Compensation
  • Dental
  • Education Incentive Pay
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Longevity Pay
  • Paid Holidays
  • Sick Leave
  • Vacation
  • Wisconsin Retirement Fund
Other Benefits
  • 36 hours floating holiday
  • 9 (12 hour) Kelly Days
  • 112 Holiday hours

Qualifications:

Qualifications
  • 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
  • React quickly and effectively to stressful situations
  • U.S. citizen
  • Minimum Age:
    Minimum Age
    21

Education Requirements:

Education Requirements
High school diploma

Notes:

Notes
  • Background Check
  • Drug Screening
  • Medical Examination
  • Oral Interviews
  • Psychological Examination
  • Residency Required
Other Notes
  • Must live within 40 miles of city limits
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
Joy Olson
Application Contact Title
Administrative Assistant
Application Contact Agency
Rhinelander Police Department
Application Contact Address

201 N. Brown Street
Rhinelander, WI 54501
United States

Phone
Application Contact Phone
(715) 365-5300 316
Fax
Application Contact Fax
(715) 365-5313
Email
Application Contact Email
jolson@rhinelanderwi.us
Website
Application Contact Website

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