Employment Opportunities

Opened: 11/15/2018
Closed: Until Filled

The Mar-Mac Police District is accepting applications for the following positions:

  • Full-time Police Officer
  • Part-time Certified Police Officer

The Mar-Mac Police District is an integrated law enforcement agency serving the communities of Marquette and McGregor, Iowa.

Marquette and McGregor is located along the banks of the Mississippi River in Clayton County.  The Police District is the primary law enforcement agency to 1,246 (2010 census) year round residence and hundreds more during the summer months.

The district is seeking applicants who are dedicated to serving the communities with dignity, integrity, and professionalism.

Non-certified applicants for the full-time position of Police Officer should be:

  • Have the ability to obtain certification from the Iowa Law Enforcement Academy;
  • Be 21 years of age at the time of appointment;
  • Possess an associate degree or a minimum of 60 college credits;
  • Hold a valid driver’s license;
  • Successfully pass the physical fitness tests;
  • Possess a high level of personal integrity and be of good moral character as determined by a thorough background investigation including a fingerprint search conducted of local, state and national fingerprint files;
  • Have not been convicted of a felony or a crime involving moral turpitude;
  • Not be addicted to drugs or alcohol;
  • Be examined by a physician and meet the physical requirements necessary to fulfill the responsibilities of a law enforcement officer;
  • Have uncorrected vision of not less than 20/100 in both eyes, corrected to 20/20, and color vision consistent with the occupational demands of law enforcement;
  • Have normal hearing in each ear (hearing aids are acceptable if a candidate can demonstrate sufficient hearing proficiency to perform all necessary duties of a law enforcement officer);
  • Undergo psychological testing;
  • Successfully pass the Police Officer Selection Test (POST) testing;
  • Not be opposed to use of force to fulfill duties;
  • Be able to perform and complete all duties expected of a police officer.

Certified applicants for the full-time and part-time position of Police Officer should be:

  • ILEA certified;
  • Hold a valid driver’s license;
  • Possess a high level of personal integrity and be of good moral character as determined by a thorough background investigation including a fingerprint search conducted of local, state and national fingerprint files;
  • Have not been convicted of a felony or a crime involving moral turpitude;
  • Not be addicted to drugs or alcohol;
  • Must be in good standing with current agency;
  • Undergo psychological testing;
  • Not be opposed to use of force to fulfill duties;
  • Be able to perform and complete all duties expected of a police officer.

Starting salary is depending on qualifications.  Full-time employee benefits include vacation, sick leave, medical and life insurance, and assigned take home patrol vehicle.  Benefits are not available to the certified part-time police officer applicants.

Applications will be accepted until the positions are filled.  Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to the mailing address or email address below.

Mar-Mac Police District
ATTN: Robert Millin, Chief of Police
PO Box 69
319 Pleasant Drive
Marquette, Iowa 52158

Email: rmillin@marmacpolice.org

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