The Minocqua Police Department is currently accepting applications for Seasonal Community Service Officer.  See below for details.


Police Officer:

Reason:                        Full-Time Police Officer

Responsibilities:          Perform the essential functions of a police officer while enforcing the laws of the State of Wisconsin and the municipal ordinances of the Town of Minocqua.

Salary:                         Dependent on Qualifications/Lateral entry for officers who are currently employed as a full-time law enforcement officer and have a minimum of three (3) years of continuous service in this capacity concurrent to the hire date (excludes academy time) and has an exemplary work history.

Benefits:                       Deferred Compensation, Dental, Vision, Health Insurance, Life Insurance, 9 Paid Holidays, Paid Time Off (PTO), Wisconsin Retirement Fund, Health Reimbursement Account, Short Term Disability Plan, State Income Continuation Plan, Flexible Spending Account, 110 Hours of Kelly time, Compensatory time

Qualifications:              Minocqua Police Department is a forward- thinking department committed to problem-oriented, and community policing concepts.   Successful candidates will possess the following qualifications:  Minimum age of 18; U.S. citizen; Driver’s License; good driving record; High school diploma; a minimum of 60 college credits from an accredited university; Ability to possess a firearm; No felony convictions; No domestic abuse convictions; Vision correctable to 20/20; strong verbal and written communication skills; willingness to work weekends/ holidays/ evenings; ability to use all standard law enforcement equipment; Ability to react quickly and effectively to stressful situations; Ability to handle several tasks simultaneously; Knowledge and skills in operating computer systems; Ability to perform essential functions of this position; good physical condition.

Apply By:                     Friday, February 2, 2024 at 4:00 PM

Submit:                        Completed DJ-LE-330 application including Questions A, B, C along with cover letter, resume and additional documents contained within the department’s application packet as instructed.  Contact Administrative Assistant Miranda Schmitz to obtain application packet.

Contact:                       Administrative Assistant Miranda Schmitz

Minocqua Police Department
P.O. Box 346
Minocqua, WI 54548
Phone: (715) 356-3234
E-mail:  [email protected]

Notes:                          Physical fitness/agility screening; Written exam; Oral interviews; Psychological profile; Medical examination; Drug screening; Background investigation.

The Town of Minocqua is an equal opportunity employer.



 Minocqua Police Department is accepting applications for the position of Community Service Officer.  This position is a civilian position and is classified as a limited term employee, non-sworn position, responsible for performing downtown parking enforcement and foot patrol duties.  All duties and responsibilities are performed under and subject to the review and guidance of the Lieutenant of Police.

Qualified applicants must be 18 years of age; U.S. citizen; high school graduate or equivalent; have prior experience and knowledge of computers; and the ability to work varied hours.  Applicant must be self-motivated and able to work independently.

The hours of the position will be full-time from Memorial Day through Labor Day, with part-time hours for the month of May and September.  The full-time and part-time hours will vary with applicant required to work days, evenings, weekends and holidays.  The pay for this position is $17.00 per hour.

Please return application to the Minocqua Police Department, ATTN: Miranda Schmitz, 418 E. Chicago Ave., P.O. Box 346, Minocqua, WI  54548, or Email request for application to:  [email protected].  Application packets with a complete job description are available for pick up at the department 24 hours a day.  Please call Miranda Schmitz at 715-356-3234 or email at [email protected] to request an application packet.