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Mar 22, 2022



POSITION: Chief of Police 



Chief law enforcement officer for the Village of Cadott charged with direct oversight and control of Police Department including budgets, inventory, and personnel.



  • Assist the Village Clerk with development of operational and capital budgets for department
  • Inventory control of all necessary supplies needed for operation of department
  • Hire, supervise, report, evaluate, and discipline department personnel
  • Organize and conduct training of officers
  • Development of department policies in accordance with Village Board guidelines
  • Preparation of required reports and reporting forms
  • Development of patrol schedules and work assignments of patrol officers
  • Maintain accurate records on all police investigations
  • Direct all police activities including patrols, complaint intakes, and investigations
  • Perform all law enforcement functions including patrol, investigation, and interrogation in full uniform chosen by the Village Board
  • Maintain effective community relations
  • Development of crime prevention programs
  • Provide assistance to neighboring governments per mutual aid agreements
  • Report on departmental activities to the Village Board as requested
  • Supervise all activity of Communications Center as prescribed by Chippewa County
  • Serve as Village representative to various related boards and commissions with all required duties there associated
  • All duties as required by Village ordinances
  • Other duties as assigned by the Village Board and Village President



  • Valid Wisconsin driver’s license
  • Able to read and comprehend operating and technical manuals
  • Able to communicate knowledge and experience in an effective manner during training
  • Experience with computers
  • Able to meet physical requirements of police duty
  • Knowledge of federal, state, and municipal criminal and traffic laws
  • Able to lift at least 50 pounds



  • Graduate of Wisconsin Law Enforcement Academy
  • Certified law enforcement officer
  • Two or four year degree in law enforcement or criminal justice
  • Meet state psychiatric test standards
  • Minimum 10 years law enforcement experience with three years administrative experience



  • Report to the Village Board
  • Must reside within the village or a negotiated arrangements with the village board
  • On call at all times for back up and emergencies
  • Work flexible hours including some nights, early mornings, weekends, and holidays.  At least 2 night shifts a month.
  • Regular interaction with abnormal human behavior
  • Duties may be hazardous and life threatening
  • Perform duties in all weather conditions
  • Bloodborne Pathogen Classification II: There may be exposure to blood, body fluids, or tissues.  Employee will be required to take necessary training and any required vaccinations, paid for by the Village of Cadott.



40 hour per week salary

Vacation time to be determined

Holiday Days 9.5 Plus 3 Personal Days

Starting 28.50 Per hour to 30.00 Per Hour to be determined

Full Healthcare Paid by employer

WRS “Wisconsin Department of Retirement”  ETF

Uniform Allowance


Please submit Application of Employment DJ-LE-330 and Resume to Village of Cadott, P.O. Box 40, Cadott WI 54727 no later than April 14th 2022 at 4:00pm. 



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