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City of Eau Claire
Police Officer

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Position Title: Police Officer
Concentration: Law Enforcement
Level of Entry: Entry Level

Hiring Agency

Agency: City of Eau Claire
Address: 203 S Farwell Street
City: Eau Claire
State: WI    Zipcode: 54701
Contact: Kelsey Brunner
Phone: 7158394887
Email Address:

Descriptive Tasks/Responsibilities for Position

Enhance the quality of life in Eau Claire by partnering with the community to solve problems, reduce crime and disorder, safeguard individual rights, and improve public safety. Join the City of Eau Claire’s Police Department! We are now accepting applications for current Police Officer openings and a hiring eligibility list.

Salary Range: $30.30* to $37.64** per hour ($60,842.51 to $75,574.55 annually), plus excellent fringe benefits.
*Cadet rate - $24.35, payable during initial Police Academy attendance, if applicable
**Available after a minimum of twenty (20) years of service

Application Deadline: January 8, 2023

Written & Physical Agility Test Date: January 28, 2023

Online application and Full Job Description:

Additional information regarding the process can be found in the recruitment brochure:

Equal Opportunity Employer


Eligible candidates must: have a High School diploma or equivalent (GED, etc.); possess a minimum of 60 post high school semester credits at the time of appointment; possess and maintain a valid driver’s license; be a US Citizen; be at least 18 years old; and have no felony convictions on record. Applicants must successfully pass each of the following components: written examination, physical agility test, oral interview, polygraph examination, and psychological evaluation.

Application Period

Application Period Begins: 11/23/2022

Application Period Ends: 01/08/2023

Number Positions to be Filled: 5

Yearly Salary: $60,842.00 to $75,574.00
(Some agencies may post only their standard hourly rate)

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