hero image

Patrol Captain

Monroe County Sheriff Department

  • Location: Sparta, WI
  • Post Date: 2/3/2019
  • Job Type: FULL TIME
Monroe County Sheriff Department  
Patrol Captain Monroe County, full-time  

The Patrol Captain is responsible for the administration of the Patrol's programs including the interpretation, assessment, and recommendation of policies and the supervision of the Bailiffs, Patrol Sergeants, and Deputies. Performs complex professional work assuring compliance with federal, state, and local laws and regulations; supervises and coordinates programs; and is responsible for the oversight and management of the equipment and budget assigned to this division. 

Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in law enforcement or related field. Minimum of five years law enforcement experience, with 2-3 of those years in a management level position with substantial administrative and supervisory duties (Law Enforcement-specific experience preferred). Associate's Degree or a minimum of 60-accredited semester credits may be considered in lieu of Bachelor's degree with a combination of equivalent leadership experience; or any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities. Wisconsin Law Enforcement Standards Board (LESB) Certification required (or ability to transfer or obtain equivalent certification credentials within reasonable timeframe). Must possess a valid Wisconsin driver's license.

Hiring Salary Range: $61,387 - $69,758 annually, with excellent benefits.  

To apply one must complete the Law Enforcement application (DJ-LE-330). In addition to the application one must provide a resume and cover letter related to knowledge, skills, training and experience related to the following: Proven leadership focused on implementation of innovative police practices, technologies and improvement initiatives Commitment to continued training and professional growth and development of the department Exceptional communication skills and engagement with the ability to represent the interests of the department and community Fostering an atmosphere of mutual respect and partnership among the internal and external stakeholders. To obtain please contact Personnel Office, 124 North Court Street, Sparta, WI, 608-269-8719. Must be postmarked or received by Friday, February 15, 2019. AA/OE
Monroe County Sheriff Department