Applications are being accepted to fill a full-time opening with the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office. To be considered, applicants must complete the Wisconsin Law Enforcement Standards Board form DJ-LE-330 as well as the release of information form found on Lincoln County’s website at www.co.lincoln.wi.us under Career Opportunities
Preventive patrol, traffic enforcement, investigations, enforce local and state laws, court duties, civil process and any other duty assigned by the Sheriff.
Eligibility for Wisconsin Law Enforcement Standards Board certification; minimum 60 college credits; vision correctable to 20/20; no felony convictions; no domestic-related convictions, free from any condition which might limit ability to perform essential functions of a Deputy Sheriff; must possess a valid Wisconsin driver’s license, ability to drive safely and to use all police-related equipment; strong written and oral communication and interpersonal skills; experience with and knowledge of computers. Must complete a one year probationary period.
SALARY & BENEFITS:
$22.78/hour starting pay, $29.10/hour after 72 months (per 2018-2021 contract). Lateral transfers are accepted (up to five years credit; $22.78 – $27.93 per hour) if currently employed as a full-time law officer and have a minimum of three years continuous service in this capacity. Eligible for Lincoln County benefit package including; health, dental, vision, life, LTD, vacation, sick leave, holiday pay and Wisconsin Retirement System.
Applications must be made on Wisconsin Law Enforcement Standards Board form DJ-LE-330, obtainable from the Lincoln County Service Center, 801 N. Sales Street, Ste. 205, Merrill, WI 54452, the County’s website address at www.co.lincoln.wi.us, or by calling 715-539-1010 between the hours of 8:00 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. M-F. Complete applications must be returned to the Administration Department by Friday, September 24, 2021 at 4:30 p.m. A release of information form must be completed and returned with each application. All application materials noted above must be submitted to be considered for this position. Job description is available upon request.
NOTE: Candidates are required to successfully complete all of the following: oral interview, psychological testing, and physical examination including drug screen, background investigation, and pre-employment agreement.
Completed applications may be mailed to:
Lincoln County Administration Department
801 N. Sales Street, Ste. 205
Merrill, WI 54452
uploaded online at www.co.lincoln.wi.us
faxed to (715) 539-8053 or
emailed to [email protected]
AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
Deadline Note: All application materials noted above must be submitted to be considered for this position. Job description is available upon request.