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Police Officer

Fort Atkinson Police Dept

Agency City
Fort Atkinson
,
Agency State
Wisconsin

Reason for Announcement:

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

Responsibilities:

Position Responsibilities

We are seeking Lateral Transfer Officers who are dedicated and love their work. Are you a certified officer looking to relocate, become a member of a team that is a better fit for you and your skills? Maybe you're looking for a department a little bigger or smaller than where you currently work? This is your opportunity to join a progressive team that places a strong emphasis on you as an employee and teammate. We maintain positive connections with our community and have a strong focus on community policing and teamwork. This just might be your dream department!

Lateral Transfer Program Details:

Starting wage and top pay time frame negotiable at time of hire. Come in with immediate vacation, holiday time and sick time bank. No written test or agility testing for experienced lateral officers.

Salary:

Salary Minimum
$30.29
-
Salary Maximum
$35.57
per
Salary Type
Hour
Dependent on Qualifications
Dependent On Qualifications

Benefits:

Benefits
  • Clothing Allowance
  • Deferred Compensation
  • Dental
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Longevity Pay
  • Paid Holidays
  • Sick Leave
  • Vacation
  • Wisconsin Retirement Fund
Other Benefits
  • Vision
Number of Paid Holidays
10

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
  • Previous experience
  • React quickly and effectively to stressful situations
  • U.S. citizen
  • Vision correctable to 20/20
  • Minimum Age:
    Minimum Age
    20
Other Qualifications
  • Lateral Transfer Officer Process (1 or more years experience required)

Education Requirements:

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

Notes:

Notes
  • Background Check
  • Drug Screening
  • Medical Examination
  • Oral Interviews
  • Psychological Examination
  • Residency Required
  • Vision Examination
Other Notes
  • Residency within 25 Mile Radius of Police Department within 12 months of hire.
Affirmative Action (AA)
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
Lisa Langer
Application Contact Title
Records Clerk
Application Contact Agency
Fort Atkinson Police Department
Application Contact Address

101 S WATER ST W
FORT ATKINSON, WI 53538
United States

Phone
Application Contact Phone
(920) 397-9905
Fax
Application Contact Fax
(920) 563-3311
Email
Application Contact Email
LLanger@fortatkinsonwi.gov
Website
Application Contact Website

Apply By:

Application Deadline

Submit:

Application Requirements
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