- Patrol Officer
The City of Shawano Police Department is currently recruiting for one (1) open patrol officer position.
Shawano Police Department - Full-time Patrol Officer The City of Shawano Police Department is continuously recruiting for patrol officers.
The mission of the Shawano Police Department is to protect and serve the members of the community by enforcing laws and responding to calls for service. Officers are expected to have a positive impact on community relations through meaningful citizen contacts with an emphasis on service.
The Shawano Police Department takes great pride in being progressive and looking to officers for new ideas and strategies. The police department strives to modernize and upgrade all of its equipment to ensure officers have what they need to succeed in their mission.
Patrol Officers work the Pitman work schedule (12 hours shifts with a 2-2, 3-2, 2-3 rotation). This schedule allows officers to have every other weekend off (Fri, Sat, Sun) with the longest work week being 3 days.
City of Shawano provides a generous benefits package for police officers. Newly appointed officers receive all initial duty equipment (uniforms, duty belt, ballistic vest, etc.). Additionally officers receive a generous clothing allowance. A starting sick leave bank of 360 hours, 226 available hours of time off, and minimum of 48 hours of in house training per year (not including specialized training).
For patrol officers, 144 hours of holiday pay is paid out at the beginning of December. Other benefits include longevity, and educational incentive for Associate, Bachelor, and Master Degrees.
Specialized positions available in the department include drug unit, evidence technician, dive/rescue member, school resource officer, detective, K-9 officer, field training officer, special response team (SRT) member, unified tactics instructor, arson investigator, and crime prevention officer.
The deadline for submission of an application and resume is March 17, 2023 at midnight. City of Shawano applications and resume may be mailed to:
City of Shawano Police Department
Attn: Captain Shane Stange
125 S Sawyer Street
Shawano, WI 54166
Electronic submission of application and resume is also acceptable. Email to email@example.com.
Click here for the application link.