Police Officer

Decorah Police Department

Hiring 2 Police Officers

We are currently accepting applications in order to fill to two vacancies that we have for the position of Police Officer with the Decorah Police Department. Decorah has a progressive police department with 20 employees, 13 of who are sworn personnel. Beginning salary for a Uncertified Patrol Officer is $48,380 and $51,084 for a Certified Patrol Officer. 

Some of the benefits for City employees include:
  • The employee pays 5% of the personal premium for hospital and medical care insurance policy. The employee pays 10% of the total family premium per month.
  • $30,000 term life insurance policy to full-time employees.
  • Vacation progresses as follows: One week after 1 year, two weeks after 2 years, three weeks after 7 years, four weeks after 15 years and five weeks after 20 years.
  • Full-time employees receive 10 holidays.
  • Longevity pays at a rate of $38/month after ten full years of service.
  • Shift differential pay of 40 cents per hour. 

If you are interested in applying for the position, please click apply now to be directed to our site. Once you have entered our site you will want to click on the link that is labeled; application packet. This is information that is relevant to test dates, test procedures, as well as information about Decorah, and our Police Department. The second link below is the actual employment application. Please fill out the application, save it, and then e-mail it to Decorah Police Captain Scott Herrmann at; sherrmann@decorahia.org.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Captain Herrmann at 563-382-3667.

Application deadline is 5 PM, September 3, 2019.

Job ID: 69114

Posted 9 days ago

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