The City of Onalaska is currently accepting applications for Police (Peace Officers). Applicant must be TCOLE certified and in good standing. Applicant must complete the Personal History Statement form available on the TCOLE web site and City Application. Applications can be obtained at City Hall.
Citizen of the United States of America
Twenty-One years of age
High School Diploma or Equivalent
Possess valid Texas Class C Driver’s License
Possess Texas Peace Officers (TCOLE) License
Pass a background check
Have never received a general or dishonorable discharge from a law enforcement agency
Have never made any false or deceptive verbal or written statement relating to your performance as a peace officer
Must be eligible for re-hire at previously employed law enforcement agency
Proficiency, Knowledge, and Capability Prerequisites
Proficiency is the use of law enforcement equipment
Knowledge of law enforcement procedures and practices
Capability to understand, comprehend and follow verbal and written instructions
Capability to accurately conclude reports in a prompt manner
Capability to adapt and accommodate responses to fluctuating demands
Capability to meet the physical requirements at the time of hiring and to meet the physical requirements every two (2) years thereafter
Benefits include: Paid vacation/sick leave/holidays, and retirement.
City of Onalaska is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Qualified Individuals. Please submit Personal History Statement and employment application to: Onalaska Police Department, Attn: Human Resources, P. O. Box 880, Onalaska, Texas 77360 or 372 FM 356 South, Suite 101.