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Agencies wishing to have a position posted on this page should send an email with the relevant information to postboard.agency.docs@state.mn.us.

NOTE: These postings are for Minnesota licensed Peace Officer positions only.

CITY OF ELY
ELY, MN

Police Chief
Deadline: Thursday, April 09, 2020 at 4:30 PM
POLICE CHIEF POSITION OPENING
The City of Ely is accepting applications for the position of Police Chief. Applicants must be Minnesota P.O.S.T. licensed and have at least 12 years of experience as a full time, licensed peace officer or equivalent.
Salary $65,000-$80,000 dependent on experience.
Only City of Ely applications will be accepted and must be postmarked no later than April 9, 2020 at 4:30pm. Contact the Ely Clerk’s Office at 218-365-3224 to obtain an Application or go to the City of Ely website for Application and New Officer Background Packet and Job Description. www.ely.mn.us  The City of Ely is an equal opportunity employer. 
City of Ely
209 E. Chapman Street
Ely, MN 55731
218-226-5449
CITY OF EMILY
EMILY, MN

Part time Police Officer
Deadline: Friday, April 10, 2020 at 12:00 PM
The City of Emily is accepting applications for part time Police Officers.  The Emily Police Department is looking to fill a part time position with an officer able to work every other weekend with 24 patrol hours available.  A complete application is required and may be submitted to the City of Emily at clerk@emily.net or by mail at P.O. Box 68 Emily MN, 56447  An applicant can be downloaded from the Cities webpage at https://www.cityofemily.com  Additional information can be obtained by contacting the Police Department at 218-763-1100.  Experienced officers are encouraged to apply and salary is based on experience with the starting pay at $16.00 and the top pay at $20.00.  The deadline to apply is Noon on April 10th
Emily Police Department
Emily, MN
218-763-1100
ORONO POLICE DEPARTMENT
ORONO, MN

Eligibility List Full-time Police Officer
Deadline: Friday, April 10, 2020 at 4:00 PM
The Orono Police Department is seeking applicants to establish an eligibility list for future Full-time Police Officer openings.  Lateral opportunities are available.  Applicants must be licensed or eligible to be licensed by June 16, 2020.  Applicants will be required to possess a valid MN driver’s license, be able to pass a written test, oral interviews, pre-employment physical, drug test, psychological evaluation and background investigation. 
We are a small agency with 30 sworn police officers located in western Hennepin County.  We offer competitive pay and benefits.  To apply, please submit an application and resume to Sgt. Tim Sonnek by the deadline.  A copy of the application can be found on our website.  Application materials can be emailed to (PDWebPolice@ci.orono.mn.us), mailed or hand delivered.  We anticipate an expedited timeline for our process. 
Orono Police Department
Orono, MN
BLOOMING PRAIRIE POLICE DEPARTMENT
BLOOMING PRAIRIE, MN

Permanent Part-time Police Officer
Deadline: Friday, April 10, 2020 at 5:00 PM
Blooming Prairie Police Department is accepting applications for one permanent part time police officer. This position is 64 hours per pay period and will be mainly night and weekend shifts. Applicants must be flexible and willing to rotate between day, evening and overnight shifts to cover vacation/sick days.  Applicants must be able to work alone and be available to cover on call and respond to calls within 15 minutes.
Applicants must have a valid driver’s license and be POST License eligible. Candidates must successfully pass each of the following exam components: Oral Evaluation, Background, Psychological, Physical Examination and Drug Screening.
This position is eligible to receive Health Insurance, Life Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vacation and Sick Leave at a part-time rate and would be a part of the Police and Fire PERA. The pay ranges from $ 22.87 - $ 31.44 / hr depending on qualifications.
Completed application, cover letter and resume must be received by 5:00 P.M. on April 10, 2020. All completed application packets must be received by US mail or dropped off in person at the City Administrator’s Office located at 138 Highway Avenue South, PO Box 68, Blooming Prairie, MN  55917. No faxed or emailed applications will be accepted.
 
Blooming Prairie Police Department
138 Hwy Ave S
Blooming Prairie, MN 55917
Office: (507) 583-7885
Fax: (507) 583-4476
 
CITY OF CHASKA
CHASKA, MN

Patrol Officer
Deadline: Sunday, April 12, 2020 at 4:00 PM
The Patrol Officer preserves safety and wellbeing in the City of Chaska by enforcing laws and ordinances responding to calls for service; and committing to CPD’s culture of community policing.
Minimum Requirements
Education and Experience
-Associate’s Degree in Law Enforcement, Police Administration, Criminal Justice or a related field
-Current licensure by the Minnesota Board of Peace Officer Standards or POST eligible
 
Apply: Applications will be accepted until 04/12/2020.
For more information and to apply online, please visit our website, https://www.chaskamn.com/335/Employment
City of Chaska Police Department
Chaska, MN
952-448-9200
CITY OF ARLINGTON
ARLINGTON , MN

Police Chief
Deadline: Wednesday, April 15, 2020 at 5:00 PM
The City of Arlington, Minnesota (Population 2,233), a progressive community, centrally located between the Twin Cities, Mankato and Hutchinson, is currently accepting applications for the position of Police Chief.  The Police Chief is responsible for a department of two full-time officers and an administrative coordinator.  The selected candidate should possess strong leadership attributes including good people and communication skills, integrity, and management experience with a proven track record of creating a community-oriented police department.
Minimum Qualifications:  The Police Chief shall be licensed by the P.O.S.T. or be eligible to be licensed, with an Associate of Arts or Associate of Science Degree in law enforcement; five years progressive law enforcement experience.  Preferred:  Two (2) years of supervisory or management experience in law enforcement or in a related field; Spanish speaking ability; Minorities are encouraged to apply.  Must be certified in CPR and trained in first aid (may receive within 60 days of employment).  Ability to pass a thorough background investigation, psychological evaluation, and physical examination (including drug testing) is required.  Must possess and maintain a valid Minnesota Class “D” driver’s license.  Salary Range:  $68,000-$78,500.  For the required application, supplemental questions and job description: www.arlingtonmn.com or contact Arlington City Offices, 204 Shamrock Drive, Arlington, MN 55307 – (507) 964-2378.  Review of materials will begin April 10, 2020 and will continue until position is filled.  Interview date:  Wednesday, April 15, 2020.  The City of Arlington is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
 
Arlington City Offices
204 Shamrock Drive
Arlington, MN 55307
507-964-2378
CITY OF CLOQUET
CLOQUET, MN

Police Chief-Open until filled
Deadline: Monday, April 20, 2020 at 5:00 PM
 
The City of Cloquet, Minnesota (pop. 12,022) is seeking a Police Chief.  The Police Chief reports to the City Administrator and performs administrative and managerial work involving the protection and safety of the community through prevention and control of crime, preserving the peace and providing emergency services. Bachelor’s degree required; Master’s degree preferred, and eight years of progressive experience as a licensed police officer, including four years in a supervisory capacity; command experience is preferred. Equivalent education and experience will be considered. The 2020 salary range for this position is $79,859 to $105,159, dependent on qualifications and experience. To learn more and apply, please visit https://bakertilly.recruitmenthome.com/postings/2546. This position is open until filled; first review of resumes begins April 20, 2020.  For more information, contact Sharon Klumpp at 651-223-3053.
 
Cloquet Police Department
101 14th Street
Cloquet, MN 55720
218-879-1247
CITY OF MOUNDS VIEW
MOUNDS VIEW, MN

Police Officer
Deadline: Tuesday, April 28, 2020 at 12:00 PM
General Duties:
Under general direction of the Police Sergeants and Deputy Police Chief, this position is responsible, during a specified period of time for the maintenance of order, enforcement of laws, and protection of life and property.  This position also assists in the investigation of criminal offenses, accidents, and other police-related problems.
Minimum Qualifications:
1. Associates Degree in Law Enforcement or related field.
2. US citizen.
3. Must have, or be qualified to obtain, a valid Minnesota driver’s license.
4. POST Board licensed or eligible to be licensed by May 1, 2020.
Desired Qualifications:
1. Bachelors Degree in Law Enforcement or related field.
2. One year of experience in law enforcement (lateral transfers will be considered)
3. Fluent in a second language.
4. CPR and First Aid certification.
Apply:
Please see website at www.moundsviewmn.org for full job posting, qualifications and application information. Fillable PDF available on website.

 
Mounds View Police Department
2401 Mounds View Boulevard
Mounds View, MN 55112
CENTENNIAL LAKES POLICE DEPARTMENT
CIRCLE PINES , MN

Police Chief
Deadline: Thursday, April 30, 2020 at 12:00 AM

Centennial Lakes Police Department (CLPD), serving the cities of Centerville, Circle Pines, and Lexington, Minnesota, is seeking a Police Chief with experience delivering successful community-oriented programs. CLPD is entering its 21st year as a public safety agency serving a population of 11,000 in a service area of roughly five square miles. The CLPD service area is located within the Minneapolis-St. Paul metropolitan area, located just 20 minutes north from the city of Minneapolis. CLPD is governed by a six-member board consisting of elected members from the cities served. The department has a staff of 17 sworn officers and a 2020 adopted budget of $2.6 million and responds to over 12,000 calls for service annually from its station located in Circle Pines.
The Police Chief is responsible for all facets of providing public safety services to the Minnesota cities of Centerville, Circle Pines, and Lexington and ensures the effective and efficient integration of services based on the combined needs and requirements of the cities. The position exercises direct supervision over the Lieutenant/Administration, the Lieutenant/Operations, and the Office Supervisor. The Police Chief reports to the Operations Committee made up of the three city administrators.
This position requires a Bachelor’s degree in police administration, law enforcement, criminal justice or a related field, Master’s degree preferred, and ten years of progressive experience as a licensed police officer, including three years in a command position. Equivalent education and experience will be considered. Advanced work at the FBI National Academy or similar executive management institution is a plus. Appointment of successful candidate is contingent upon Minnesota POST licensure.  Experience building effective working relationships and strong communication and interpersonal skills are required. Qualified candidates will demonstrate creative leadership, initiative, and knowledge of emerging best practices in public safety.
The salary range for this position is $100,000 to $125,000, depending on qualifications and experience. Centennial Lakes Police Department offers a competitive benefits package and provides recruitment benefits through the Public Employees Retirement Association Police & Fire Plan. Relocation assistance negotiable.
To learn more and apply, please visit https://bakertilly.recruitmenthome.com/postings/2590. This position is open until filled; first review of resumes begins April 30, 2020.  For more information, contact Sharon Klumpp at sharon.klumpp@bakertilly.com or 651-223-3053.
 
Centennial Lakes Police Department
Circle Pines, MN
CITY OF REDWOOD FALLS
REDWOOD FALLS, MN

Police Officer-Open until filled
Deadline: Thursday, April 30, 2020 at 12:00 AM
Redwood Falls (population 5,500), in southwestern Minnesota is seeking applications for a full-time police officer. Candidates must be licensed by the Minnesota POST Board or be eligible to be licensed by date of appointment. Must have a minimum of an Associate of Arts degree from an accredited college or university in Law Enforcement, Criminal Justice or a similar program. Preferred candidates will have previous Law Enforcement experience and prefer a Bachelor’s degree. Candidates must also possess a valid driver’s license. The current Salary range is $25.362/hourly to $34.172/hourly with an excellent benefit package. Candidates that apply with previous law enforcement experience also have the potential to have that experience taken into account when being place in the salary range. Position(s) will remain open until filled.
To Apply: A Complete job description and City application form can be found at www.ci.redwood-falls.mn.us EOE/ADA. All applicants are required to submit a cover letter, resume, transcripts and if already licensed must attach copy of their Peace Officer License. The Peace Officer License and all application documents need to be attached to the City of Redwood Falls on-line application form. Any questions please contact Sheila Stage, HR Coordinator.
sstage@ci.redwood-falls.mn.us
City of Redwood Falls
333 S. Washington Street, PO Box 526
Redwood Falls MN 56283
COOK COUNTY GRAND MARAIS
GRAND MARAIS, MN

Seasonal Deputy Sheriff
Deadline: Thursday, April 30, 2020 at 4:00 PM
 
SEASONAL DEPUTY SHERIFF Deadline: April 30, 2020
Cook County is currently  accepting applications for the position of a seasonal Deputy Sheriff.  Applicants must be MN POST licensed.  Salary range is $23.95 (Step 0)-$32.82 (Step 7) an hour.  
For a complete job description and to apply, visit https://co.cook.mn.us/index.php/post-formats/2016-01-13-16-06-38/for-a-job
Qualified applicants must submit a resume when applying.
Cook County
411 W. 2nd Street
Grand Marais, MN 55604
CROW WING COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE
BRAINERD, MN

Full Time and Part Time Deputy
Deadline: Thursday, April 30, 2020 at 5:00 PM
Hunting, fishing, hiking, biking, we have it all.  If you’re an outdoor enthusiast why not make the move to a great career at Crow Wing County.  We are in the heart of MN’s recreation destination.   The Crow Wing County Sheriff’s Office is now accepting applications for full-time and part-time deputy to fill current vacancies and to create a hiring list.  Applicants must be licensed or eligible to be licensed by the MN POST Board at the time of application.  For more information and to apply online visit www.crowwing.us/careers.  EOE 
Crow Wing County
326 Laurel Street
Brainerd, MN 56401
218-822-7030
GAYLORD POLICE DEPARTMENT
CITY OF GAYLORD, MN

Police Officer-Part time
Deadline: Friday, May 01, 2020 at 5:00 PM
The City of Gaylord will be accepting applications for the position of a part-time police officer.  Applicants must be MN POST licensed.  Starting salary is $23.74 per hour up to $26.30 per hour depending on qualifications, and top pay is currently $30.66 per hour on a five year step plan. Cover letter, resume, application and supplemental questions should be submitted to the Gaylord Police Department, 220 Jefferson Ave E, Gaylord, MN 55334.  Minorities are encouraged to apply.  For additional information contact us at 507.237.2265

For a complete job description and information on how to apply, go to https://www.exploregaylord.org/government/employment
Gaylord Police Department, 220 Jefferson Ave E, Gaylord, MN 55334
BRAINERD POLICE DEPARTMENT
CITY OF BRAINERD, MN

Police Officer
Deadline: Friday, May 08, 2020 at 12:00 AM
The City of Brainerd is accepting applications to fill three (3) full-time Police Officer positions and to establish an eligibility list to fill future vacancies.  Applicants need to be licensed or eligible to be licensed as a full-time Police Officer in the State of Minnesota at the time of hire and possess a valid driver's license. 

2020 Hiring Range:  $27.43 - $31.55 per hour depending on qualifications.
2020 Pay Range:  $27.43 - $37.04 per hour.

Lateral transfers may be considered based upon training and experience.

Please go to www.ci.brainerd.mn.us to view the full job description and to apply online.   Applicants meeting the minimum qualifications will be contacted to schedule Physical Agility Testing.  Upon passing Physical Agility Testing, applicants will be informed of the next phase of the application process.
City of Brainerd
CITY OR ROCHESTER
ROCHESTER , MN

Police Officer
Deadline: Friday, May 15, 2020 at 11:55 PM

2020 wage range starting at $29.33 per hour with advancement to $42.41 per hour
 
The City of Rochester, Minnesota’s third-largest and growing community, is welcoming applications for the Police Officer examination process.  Interested individuals should submit online applications including cover letter and resume through the City website on the Employment page.  Candidates advancing will be included in an ongoing eligibility list for future hiring purposes.  The Department anticipates the hire of up to six police officers between June and August of 2020.  Applicants are limited to submitting one application in a 12 month period and must pass the MN POST Licensing Exam prior to their first day of employment.
 
For more information and to apply online visit the City of Rochester’s website, https://www.rochestermn.gov.

CITY OF ROCHESTER
ROCHESTER, MN
CITY OF BRECKENRIDGE
BRECKENRIDGE, MN

Part Time Police Officer
Deadline: Sunday, May 31, 2020 at 5:00 PM

The City of Breckenridge is accepting applications for a part-time Police Officer position.  The position requires working anywhere from 4-hour to 12-hour shifts and the possibility of working up to 40 hours per week.  Applicants must be licensed or eligible to be licensed by the MN POST Board at the time of application.  Hourly wage is $24.09/hour.  A completed application and resume are required.  Applications may be submitted as well as obtained via email to lmauch@breckenridgemn.net, on our website at www.breckenridgemn.net or by calling City Hall at (218)643-1431.  This position will remain open until filled.  EOE. 
 
City of Breckenridge
420 Nebraska Avenue
Breckenridge, MN 56520
218-643-1431
HASTINGS POLICE DEPARTMENT
HASTINGS, MN

Full time Police Officer
Deadline: Sunday, May 31, 2020 at 11:55 PM
The City of Hastings is accepting applications for a full-time Police Officer position.
Minimum qualifications:
• 4 year college degree (Bachelor's Degree) in Law Enforcement or Criminal Justice
• Eligibility for Peace Officer licensure from the Minnesota Board of Peace Officer Standards and Training by April 28, 2020
• Possess a valid driver's license
• Pass an extensive background check
• Pass a physical examination and drug test
• Pass a psychological examination
 
City of Hastings
101 4th Street East
Hastings, MN  55033
CITY OF AITKIN
AITKIN, MN

Full Time Police Officer
Deadline: Monday, June 01, 2020 at 4:00 PM
City of Aitkin is accepting applications for the position of
Full-Time Police Officer – Hiring List
Applicant must be in an accredited law enforcement program to qualify.
 Pick up application at Aitkin Police Department 109 1st Ave NW, Aitkin; email aitkinpolice@aitkinpolice.com, call the Aitkin Police Department at 218-927-2133; or go to www.ci.aitkin.mn.us.
City of Aitkin is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
 
109 1st Avenue NW
 Aitkin, MN 56431
Office: 218-927-2133
Fax: 218-927-1834
aitkinpolice@aitkinpolice.com
BREITUNG POLICE DEPARTMENT
SOUDAN, MN

Part Time Police Officer
Deadline: Monday, June 01, 2020 at 5:00 PM
.  The Breitung Police Department is accepting applications for a part-time Police Officer position.  The position requires working anywhere from 10-hour to 12-hour shifts and the possibility of working up to 40 hours per week.  Applicants must be licensed or eligible to be licensed by the MN POST Board at the time of application.  Hourly wage is $20.00/hour + $3.00/hour on call.  A completed application and resume are required.  Applications and resume may be submitted via email to police@breitungtownship.org. The application can be found on our website at www.breitungtownship.org under the about tab. This position will remain open until filled.  EOE.
Breitung Police Department
41 1st Ave
Soudan, MN. 55752
(218)753-6660
WILKIN COUNTY SHERIFF OFFICE
BRECKENRIDGE, MN

PT Deputy Sheriff
Deadline: Monday, June 01, 2020 at 11:55 PM
The Wilkin County Sheriff’s Office is accepting applications for a Part-Time Deputy position. The candidate will be required to be Minnesota POST eligible or currently hold a Minnesota POST license. Other requirements are to have a valid driver’s license and CPR/First Aid certification. Applicants will be required to pass a background check.
The Sheriff’s Office Deputy is responsible for performing tasks to accomplish the defined goals related to the protection of people and property in the County. Deputies may be responsible for determining how to approach or handle situations depending on the conditions of the situation.
Duties will include but are not limited to:
Patrols the county, responding to emergency calls for service, serve civil process, prepare and maintain reports, testify in court, enforce traffic laws, state laws and county ordinances, issue citations, assist motorists as needed, make arrests, perform transports as needed and attends ongoing training in procedures, tactics, weapons, computer systems, related subjects and perform all other duties as assigned.
 
Pay Grade: 17
Hourly Range: $23.10-$24.34/hour to start (DOE).
 
Applications can be obtained online at www.co.wilkin.mn.us or in person at 505 S. 8th Street Breckenridge, MN.
Questions regarding this position can be directed to Human Resources Director Stephanie Sandbakken Monday-Friday 8am-4:30pm at 218-643-7177 or Ssandbakken@co.wilkin.mn.us
Wilkin County Human Resources
P.O. Box 306
Breckenridge, MN 56520
218-643-7177
MINNESOTA STATE FAIR POLICE DEPARTMENT
ST. PAUL , MN

Police Officers
Deadline: Saturday, August 01, 2020 at 5:00 PM

The Minnesota State Fair Police Department is hiring licensed officers for the 2020 fair. Come join officers from around the state for Minnesota’s largest 12-day event!
Officers must:

1. Have a full time peace officer license, and be currently employed as a peace officer in Minnesota.
2. Have permission from their home department to wear their uniform at the fair
3. Be available to work either: 1) a minimum of eight consecutive days or 2) four days both weekends between August 27- September 7, 2020.
 
Day, afternoon, and midnight tours available.
Hourly wage: $28/hour
 
To begin the application process, please follow this link: https://secure4.entertimeonline.com/ta/6121938.careers?CareersSearch

If you have questions, contact:

 

If you have questions, contact:
Teri Blair
Administrative Assistant
Minnesota State Fair Police Department
teri.blair@msfpd.org
651.288.4428