Police Officer

Job Description

Entry level position responsible for protection of life and property, prevention of crime through patrol and/or directed activities, enforcement of State and local laws and ordinances relating to criminal and traffic violations, and solution of crime through preliminary investigation, identification, apprehension and conviction of criminals; other duties as assigned.  The work is performed under the general direction of a Watch/Unit Commander but considerable leeway is granted for the exercise of independent judgment and initiative.


Contact Workforce Engagement Director Mike Conley at mconley@kaskaskia.edu for a document fully describing the qualifications for the job.

Salary and Benefits

$27.19  per hour ($56,555.00 annualized). Bargaining Unit position represented by the Police Protective Association.

How to Apply

Submit resume by going to www.cityofwaterlooiowa.com , clicking on Career Opportunities, reviewing the Police Officer Recruit description and following directions to submit cover letter and resume.  We will not accept mailed, faxed, hand-delivered or directly emailed resumes.  Do not submit resume directly to Police Department – it will not be processed.  Deadline to submit resume is Noon on Friday, April 23, 2021.

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