JOB OPPORTUNITY – Spooner Police Officer

Posted: January 15, 2024

Application Closing Date:  Job posting will remain open until the position has been filled.

Please see and complete the following documents:

  • Job Posting: Spooner Police Officer (Official job posting Spooner PD Ad – 2024)
  • Job Description:  The City of Spooner Police Department is now accepting applications to be an integral member of a vibrant and progressive team as a Spooner Police Officer. Located in the heart of the Northwoods, Spooner is a full service community that offers career opportunity and responsibility including impactful and meaningful police work that maintains the public safety through community engagement and enforcement in accordance with State, Federal, and Municipal ordinances required by the Chief of Police. An employee in this class performs a wide variety of duties connected with law enforcement work ranging from investigation, enforcement, and inter-agency assists, to participating in various community engagement events and activities. General supervision is received from the Chief of Police and Police Captain and the officer is expected to exercise independent judgment and initiative when faced with emergency situations.
  • Full-time Position
  • Compensation: $57,075 – $64,001 annually dependent on experience and qualifications, with a full benefit package.
  • Minimum Qualifications:
    • Graduation from an accredited high school or equivalent.
    • Associate Degree in Police Science or 60 college-level credits and certification.
    • Must meet the minimum requirements of the State Law Enforcement Standards Board and possess a valid motor vehicle driver’s license
  • Application Form – DJ-LE-330 COS PD Application
  • Application Attachment –  Spooner WAIVER AND RELEASEThis form must be included with job application to be considered complete.    
  • Please submit a detailed resume with your application.