Police Officer (Lateral Transfer)

Germantown, WI
Village of Germantown Police Department

Salary: $74,447.00 – $89,455.00 Annually.

Closing Date: 4/5/2024.

Position Summary:

The Germantown Police Department has opened a hiring process for lateral transfers. Eligible candidates will have a minimum of two (2) years of experience as a sworn law enforcement officer. Starting wages will depend on a candidate’s years of experience. Germantown Officers work a 4-2 rotation with 8.5-hour shifts. We are in the early stages of planning a new police facility with a potential start date of 2024. We are a rapidly growing department with 4 immediate vacancies. A public safety referendum is scheduled for April where we are requesting 4 additional officers. You will work with a team consisting of outstanding, dedicated individuals and also have access to an on site fitness room with ability to workout on duty (last half hour of an employees shift).


  • Minimum two (2) years of law enforcement experience.
  • 21 Years of Age.
  • Ability to perform essential functions of this position.
  • Ability to possess a firearm.
  • Ability to use all standard law enforcement equipment.
  • Able to work evenings, weekends, and holidays.
  • Driver’s license Good driving record.
  • Good physical condition.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • No domestic abuse convictions.
  • React quickly and effectively to stressful situations.
  • U.S. Citizen.
  • Vision correctable to 20/20.
  • High School Diploma.
  • 60 college credits/Associate’s Degree.