Deadline:March 20, 2020
Applications are now being accepted for the position of Police Officer.
The City of Hiawatha will receive applications until 4:00 P.M. on March 20th 2020, for the position of full-time Police Officer with the Hiawatha Police Department. . Base salary-$51,667 with a generous benefit package. EOE.
-$25/mo Family Plan Insurance
-Night Shift Differential
-Every Other Weekend Off (normal operations)
-Employer Paid Health Insurance Upon Retirement with 25 yrs
-$70,482 Base Salary After 5 yrs (current contract)
-Very Supportive Community and City Council
-Most Officers are Certified Instructors in a Specific Discipline
We are a very progressive department committed to developing talent and providing the very best equipment to our officers. Don’t believe us, reach out to any of our officers and ask. We are looking for the right person to add to our team on July 1st, 2020.
Hiawatha Police Department 2020 Hiring Process
2/7/2020 Post Job Opening/ Receive Applications
3/20/2020 5pm Close/ All Applications Received
3/23/2020 Invitation Letter for Physical/ Written Testing
Background Packet Sent (attachment)
4/11/2020 Physical Agility test Afternoon, Written Test to
Request Background Be Completed
4/13/2020 1st Review of Applicants
4/20/2020 Background Packet Due by 8am
4/21/2020 Interview Invitation Letters Sent
Letters to References Begin
5/2/2020 Oral Board Interviews
5/11/2020 Full Background on Finalists
6/1/2020 Conditional Job Offer
6/8/2020 MMPI Testing
6/15/2020 Physical and Final Hiring Decision
6/30/2020 Hire Date
**All dates are the anticipated time frame. This may change as we progress.
Application and job description is available at www.hiawatha-iowa.com under job opportunities. Applications and resumes (include email address); must be received at the Clerk’s Office at 101 Emmons Street Hiawatha, Iowa 52233