Patrol Officer
State of Wisconsin - Wisconsin

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Examples of essential duties and responsibilities include, but other duties may be assigned. 1)Enforces County ordinances and state and federal laws; and serves and protects individuals, their rights and property; 2) Safely operates department vehicles while patrolling roads, highways and other public and private areas in Calumet County, to preserve the peace and enforce laws; investigates and responds to suspicious or unlawful activities or requests assignment of another officer when individual response is not possible. Issues traffic and ordinance citations; 3) Promptly responds to both emergency and non-emergency calls for service and complaints of disputes, disturbances and alleged unlawful activity; assesses and brings situations under control; intervenes, mediates and assists in resolving citizen complaints; and takes appropriate action to enforce applicable laws; 4) Directs and controls traffic; provides assistance and escorts at special events; and maintains security in courtrooms and designated public buildings, as directed; 5) Pursues, apprehends, searches, and arrests suspects using only necessary physical force. Maintains security of all persons in their custody; prevents individuals from injuring themselves or others by using physical restraint or appropriate weapons; transports suspects to County jail; and advises suspects of their rights, as needed; 6) Responds to and investigates traffic crashes, including assessing extent of injuries, calling for emergency medical assistance, administering first aid and/or CPR, photographing/video taping and measuring crash scenes, taking statements from victims and witnesses, directing removal of damaged vehicles, and ensuring area is clear; and provides other assistance to crash and other victims or those requesting or requiring assistance; 7) Participates in formal investigation of crimes, including, but not limited to: searching crime scenes; collecting, preserving and protecting evidence according to prescribed procedures; and interviewing suspects, witnesses, victims, and others as needed during the investigative process. Conducts legal searches of persons and property with and without a warrant; and 8) Serves various legal documents, including, but not limited to: warrants, subpoenas, summonses, court orders, notices of hearings, and other civil papers; and returns documents to appropriate officials and courts. Testifies in court to present evidence, as required.
Job Knowledge, Skills and Abilities : Education and/or Experience: Associate Degree in Police Science or related field from an accredited program; two to three years experience in civil or military law enforcement; or an equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities. In addition, to perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. There are requirements listed in the online announcement which are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. These knowledge, skills and abilities are: Language skills; mathematical skills; reasoning ability; computer skills; certificates/licenses/registrations; physical demands and work environment.

How To Apply : Applicants must apply online using required application. Visit www.co.calumet.wi.us to apply by July 1, 2013 @ 4:00 p.m. Questions may be directed to Personnel Office; 206 Court Street; Chilton, WI 53014-1109; (920) 849-1611; Equal Opportunity Employer.

How To Apply:
Applicants must apply online using required application. Visit www.co.calumet.wi.us to apply by July 1, 2013 @ 4:00 p.m. Questions may be directed to Personnel Office; 206 Court Street; Chilton, WI 53014-1109; (920) 849-1611; Equal Opportunity Employer.

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