PORTAGE COUNTY Deputy Sheriff in STEVENS POINT, Wisconsin

JOB REQUIREMENTS: Portage County is recruiting for a Deputy Sheriff eligibility list. As vacancies occur candidates would be hired from this list. This position performs various law enforcement functions including patrol, traffic enforcement, criminal investigations, serving warrants and civil papers. Potential opportunities exist for Special Response Team, Dive Team, Field Training Officer, technical accident investigation, law enforcement and safety program instructor; K-9 officer, as well as boat, ATV, and snowmobile patrol. ***** OTHER EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS: U.S. Citizen No felony or domestic violence convictions Ability to possess a firearm Valid Wisconsin driver's license with good driving record Good physical condition Vision correctable to 20/20 Good verbal and written communication skills Ability to perform all essential functions of this position Ability to effectively use all standard law enforcement equipment Previous law enforcement experience preferred, but is not required ***** APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: Apply In Person: Portage County Human Resources 1462 Strongs Ave. Stevens Point, WI 54481 Apply Online: www.co.portage.wi.us Other: You may also call 715-346-1327 to have an application mailed to you. A completed Portage County employment application must be submitted by 4:30 p.m. Monday, February 11, 2019 to be considered for this position. Applicants must either use the Badger State Sheriff's Association testing site located at: http://www.empco.net/wis Check this website for test dates and locations. OR Test with Portage County using the Wisconsin Personnel Partners test- candidates will be invited to this test which will be scheduled for March 2, 2019.