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Career Center Employment Listing:
Police Officer


City of Clear Lake
Clear Lake, IA
Full Time


Position Duties / Responsibilities
POLICE OFFICER
 
The City of Clear Lake is seeking qualified applicants for employment in the position of police officer.  
 
Applicants must possess, or be able to obtain by time of hire, a valid Iowa Driver’s license, and maintain such license from date of hire complying with the City’s Driver’s License Retention Policy; be a U.S. citizen; possess a high school diploma or GED equivalent; not have a conviction for a felony or any crime involving domestic violence.  Preference will be given to candidates with at least an Associate Degree in criminal justice or a related field; ILEA certified; and previous law enforcement experience.  
 
Applicants selected to participate in the hiring process will be required to participate in a written exam, physical agility test, interview, and background investigation. Finalists will be required to undergo a medical examination, psychological evaluation, and preemployment drug screen.  
 
Beginning hourly rate after January 1, 2021 is; $25.12 for uncertified, $25.41 for certified police officers, with a generous benefit package. Employment applications are available at www.cityofclearlake.com or at the Police Department and will be accepted until the position is filled. Applications can be mailed to: Clear Lake Police Department, Attn: Captain Mike Colby, 511 1st Avenue N., PO Box 291, Clear Lake, IA 50428, or emailed to; mcolby@cityofclearlake.org.  
 
The City reserves the right to notify only those individuals selected for testing as to the status of their application for employment.
 
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