Job Openings & Upcoming Events

The following are jobs that are open within the field of law enforcement. Most job openings are sent by members of the association for posting. However, those members are in no way able to enhance a person's ability to get any of the posted jobs. Please check dates of the job openings to make sure they are still current.



Cherokee County hiring Deputy

DEALINE: JULY 8, 2019

THE CHEROKEE COUNTY CIVIL SERVICE COMMISSION ANNOUNCES ENTRANCE EXAMINATIONS FOR

CHEROKEE COUNTY DEPUTY SHERIFF’S LIST. APPLICANTS WILL BE NOTIFIED BY

MAIL/EMAIL OF THE POST TESTING TIME AND LOCATION. APPLICATIONS MAY BE REQUESTED

BY PHONE, MAIL, FAX OR EMAIL. PLEASE CONTACT THE CHEROKEE COUNTY SHERIFFS OFFICE

AT 712-225-6728 OR CIVIL SERVICE COMMISSION AT THE CHEROKEE COUNTY COURT HOUSE

520 W MAIN BOX F CHEROKEE,IA 51012. EMAIL OF CHEROKEECOCSC@GMAIL.COM PHONE

712-225-6744 FAX 712-225-6749 APPLICATIONS MUST BE RECEIVED OR POSTMARKED NO

LATER THAN 7/8/2019.

Crawford County hiring Deputy

DEADLINE: JUNE 28,2019 AT 1630 HRS

CRAWFORD COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE IS CURRENTLY ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS

FOR THE POSITION OF FULL-TIME DEPUTY SHERIFF- CANDIDATES MUST MEET STATE OF

IOWA  MINIMUM HIRING STANDARDS FOR PEACE OFFICERS- APPLICATIONS MAY BE OBTAINED

FROM CRAWFORD COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE 1202 BROADWAY SUIT 3 DENISON, IA 51442-

THE SHERIFF MAY BE CONTACTED BY CALLING 712-263-2176 OR EMAIL

SHERIFF@CRAWFORDSO(PERIOD)NET

Sac City hiring Officer

DEADLINE: JUNE 21,2019 BY 4PM

THE CITY OF SAC CITY (POPULATION 2,200) IS SEEKING A FULL TIME POLICE OFFICER.

IOWA LAW ENFORCEMENT ACADEMY PREFERRED OR TWO-YEAR POLICE SCIENCE DEGREE.

APPLICANTS MUST BE A U.S. CITIZEN, HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATE OR THE EQUIVALENT, FREE

FROM ANY FELONY OR CRIME OF MORAL TURPITUDE CONVICTION AND HAVE A SATISFACTORY

DRIVING RECORD.  PHYSICAL AGILITY AND WRITTEN TEST WILL BE GIVEN TO THOSE

APPLICANTS MEETING THE MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS.  NEW OFFICERS WILL HAVE A SIX (6)

MONTH PROBATIONARY PERIOD FROM THE DATE OF HIRE.  HOURLY WAGE OFFERED IN

ACCORDANCE TO TRAINING.  BENEFIT PACKAGE INCLUDES IPERS AND HEALTH INSURANCE.

TO BE CONSIDERED, APPLICANTS MUST SUBMIT AN APPLICATION, COVER LETTER, RESUME, 3

REFERENCES, HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA OR COLLEGE TRANSCRIPTS, AND MILITARY DISCHARGE

(IF APPLICABLE).CONTACT CHIEF JOHN THOMSEN AT 712-662-7772 OR CITY ADMINISTRATOR

JAMIE LAWRENCE AT 712-662-7593.APPLICATIONS MAY BE PICKED UP AT SAC CITY HALL

MAIL RESUMES AND APPLICATIONS TO:SAC CITY POLICE DEPARTMENT, 302 E MAIN STREET

P.O BOX 37, SAC CITY, IA 52033

Pleasant Hill hiring Officer

Deadline: June 28

The City of Pleasant Hill is seeking exceptional and dedicated individuals for an opportunity with the Pleasant Hill Police Department as a full-time Police Officer. The City of Pleasant Hill, Iowa, is a progressive and growing community located east of Des Moines. Those chosen will become a member of a community-based Police Department focused on improving the quality of life for our residents. Applicants for the position of Police Officer should possess excellent interpersonal skills, a high level of personal integrity, a clean driving record and the ability to successfully pass a criminal background check. Pleasant Hill Police Officers are highly valued by the department and our citizens and are encouraged to embrace the Police Department’s motto, “Honor, Integrity, and Service.”

All applicants will be required to pass a physical and written test. Applicants should also be a minimum of 21 years of age with a High School diploma or equivalency. Applicants possessing ILEA certification and/or college credits or degrees are also desirable but not necessary for consideration. All successful applicants will be placed on a 12-month eligibility list.

Applicants must submit the following information to CSO
Jennifer Anderson by 4:00 p.m. on June 28, 2019:
Application, Resume and cover letter.

For an Employment application – Click the link to download the application.

Any incomplete applications or applications that are received after the deadline will not be accepted.

Iowa DPS hiring

Deadline: July 26, 2019

The Iowa Department of Public Safety (DPS) will be opening the application window for the 43rd Basic Academy in search of the next Iowa State Patrol Trooper 1’sTrooper 2’s and the Division of Criminal Investigation Special Agents!

If you don’t see the postings right away, it is because they might not even be completed yet.  But please be patient and check back – they will be posted soon!!

What you have to do to apply:

Visit the DAS Jobs website at:  https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/iowa

Watch for the postings that say:  Trooper 1, Trooper 2,  Special Agent 2.

There will be three (3) separate postings.  You MUST apply for each and every position you want separately.  If you want to be a Trooper 1 AND a Trooper 2,  you will need to apply for each position.  (2 applications)  If you want to apply for all 3 openings, you will need to complete 3 separate applications.  You will be able to save your information so you’ll only have to type it out once.

Click the “APPLY” button, complete your NeoGov application information on their website and follow all of the instructions very carefully!

I will be away from the office beginning today through at least next Friday.  If you should have any questions or concerns, please contact Lt. David Halverson at:  dhalvers@dps.state.ia.us.

For further information about the selection process, visit the DPS website at:  http://www.dps.state.ia.us/jobs/index.shtml

Because you are receiving this even before some changes have been made to the DPS website, check back often to see the updates.

Informational Session for becoming a US Marshall – Cedar Rapids

An Informational Session for becoming a US Marshall is being held in Cedar Rapids at 111 7th Ave. SE, 2nd Floor Education Center.

Spots for these sessions will fill up quickly due to limited seating.  So please RSVP as soon as possible to nicholas.bonifazi@usdoj.gov  Include your name, Contact number, email address and information session you would like to attend.

  • June 10th at 9-10a.m.
  • June 21st at 3-4 p.m.

Special Instructions:

  • Business Attire
  • Must possess valid government issue ID
  • Parking Not provided

Informational Session to becoming a US Marshal – Des Moines

United States Marshals:  For more information about becoming a US Marshal, Attend one of the following sessions:

Information / Application Session
This is your opportunity to join the Nation’s oldest Federal Law Enforcement Agency.
Available seats will be filled by emailing the Recruitment Officer at this email address.
USMS.Southern.Iowa.Recruitment@usdoj.gov
Limited Seating available
Session 1: June 11th, 2019 @ 10:00 am
Session 2: June 20th, 2019 @ 2:00 pm
Session 3: June 24th, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
Special Instructions:
-Business attire
-Must possess valid gov’t issued ID
-Parking not provided
Location: United States Courthouse Annex Building
110 East Court Avenue
Des Moines, Iowa 50309
515-323-2883

 

Special Instructions: *Business Attire  *Must posses valid government issued ID  *Parking not provided

 

City of Decorah hiring Police Chief

Deadline: June 28, 2029

The City of Decorah is accepting applications for position of Chief of Police.

Minimum qualifications: BA in Police Science, Law Enforcement, Criminology or closely related field or a combination of education/experience with at least 10 years progressive experience in a law enforcement supervisory, management position; Iowa police officer certification within one year of hire
and valid drivers’ license. Position subject to post-offer physical examination including drug testing, background and MVR check. For more information and complete job description see www.decorahia.orgor call 563-382-3651.

Send completed application, resume, cover letter and a minimum of 3 professional, work-related references to:

Cayler Consulting

ATTN: Jeff Cayler

1326 Amy Ave.

Carroll, IA 51401

or jeff.cayler@gmail.com

Applications accepted until June 28, 2019, 5:00 p.m. Competitive benefit package offered. M/F disabled and Veteran, EEO/AA Employe