University Police Officer


University of Wisconsin- Platteville -


Job no: 494015
Work type: University Staff – Permanent
Location: Platteville
Categories: Safety

Job Details:
The University of Wisconsin-Platteville, located in Southwest Wisconsin, is currently recruiting for a campus Police Officer. This is a full-time position with full benefits. Hours and work schedule vary and are subject to change. Starting pay $21.00/hr.

Candidates must have completed a WI Department of Justice “Law Enforcement Recruit” training course and be eligible to receive certification upon employment.

Or already be certified by the WI Law Enforcement Standards Board as a Law Enforcement Officer.

This position will fully perform all law enforcement functions by enforcing local and state laws and University regulations on the UW-Platteville Campus under limited, general supervision; conduct general and investigations; performance of security and various other services to the University Community; attend required meetings and training programs; implement emergency procedures. This position will work in a wide variety of outdoor and indoor settings, including working in adverse weather conditions.

Department Information:
The University Police Department consists of a Police Chief, Police Sergeant, six full time officers, two program assistants, and approximately twenty student University Resource Officers. The mission of the University Police to maintain a safe and secure environment for learning, working, and personal growth, while providing assistance to a culturally enriched and diverse college population.

Campus Information:
The University of Wisconsin-Platteville, founded in 1866, enrolls about 8,000 students in 42 baccalaureate and 6 master’s programs. It possesses institutional strengths in middle level education, engineering, industrial technology, agriculture, criminal justice and business. The campus is located in Southwest Wisconsin’s largest and most historic community. The region offers excellent school systems, high quality medical and hospital facilities, outstanding recreational opportunities, and vibrant businesses and industries. UW-Platteville is a cultural and educational center for the Tri-State region of Illinois, Iowa and Wisconsin.

To Ensure Consideration:
Applications must be received by Monday, July 2.

To Apply:
To apply, complete the online application process and submit the following documents:

A current resume
Cover letter

Questions about this position may be addressed to:
Police Chief Joseph Hallman (hallmanjo at

Advertised: June 05, 2018 Central Daylight Time
Applications close: July 02, 2018 Central Daylight Time

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