Employment - Benefits
The Waupun Police Department IS CURRENTLY excepting applications to fill multiple vacancies. Follow the links below for a current application information pertianing to the necessary qualifications.
The following benefits are based upon the current 2016-2017 contract.
7:00am to 3:00 p.m. - Dayshift
3:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. - Afternoons
11:00 p.m. to 7:00 am - Nightshift
Officers work a rotating 6 days on and 3 days off schedule (1950 hours annually).
Along with 10 Patrol Officers, the Department has a School Liaison Officer, a Detective, three Shift Lieutenants, a Deputy Chief, and the Chief of Police. We also have a records clerk and an administrative assistant.
Starting pay for a patrol officer is currently $24.36/hr, with top pay of $29.41/hr after 5 years. (Under current contract.)
Employees accumulate 12 sick days per year, paid vacation, 11 paid holidays, employer/employee paid retirement under the WI State System, paid health insurance, compensatory time, income continuation, and deferred compensation.
Employees also receive a yearly uniform allowance, and longevity bonuses after 5 years of employment.
No residency requirement.
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