Looking for a meaningful career that will allow you to make a difference in the community? The Fort Atkinson PD is seeking qualified applicants for the position of police officer. This is your opportunity to join a progressive team that places a strong emphasis on serving the community. Our officers perform a variety of tasks associated with community patrol, criminal and municipal law enforcement, emergency and nonemergency response, problem solving, with a strong focus on community policing and teamwork.
Qualifications: U.S. citizen; Minimum age - 21; Driver license; Good driving record; Good physical condition; Current Wisconsin Law Enforcement Standards Board Certification; High school diploma; 60 college credits; Ability to possess a firearm; No felony convictions; No domestic abuse convictions; Vision correctable to 20/20; Good verbal and written communication skills; React quickly and effectively to stressful situations; Able to work evenings, weekends, and holidays; Knowledge and skills in operating computer systems; Clear and concise speech; Ability to handle several tasks simultaneously; Ability to perform essential functions of this position; Ability to use all standard law enforcement equipment
Salary Range: $29.40 - $35.57 per hour
Benefits: Wisconsin retirement fund; Health insurance; Life insurance; Sick leave; Dental; Vision; Paid holidays - 10; Clothing allowance; Longevity pay; Deferred Compensation; Vacation and Strong Community Support
(Lateral Transfer Program for Experienced Officers!)
Application Deadline: 8AM on April 7, 2023!
City of Fort AtkinsonLisa Langer