The Kohler Police Department is currently accepting applications for a full-time Police Officer vacancy.


Reason for Announcement:

Fill current full-time Police Officer vacancy and establish eligibility list.


Starting salary $65,165. See below link for Agreement between the Village of Kohler and the Kohler Police Association Local 316 for more details.



U.S. citizen; Minimum age 21; Driver license; Good driving record; Good physical condition; Eligibility for Wisconsin Law Enforcement Standards Board Certification; High school diploma or equivalent; 60 college credits; Ability to possess a firearm; No felony convictions; No domestic abuse convictions; Good verbal and written communication skills; React quickly and effectively to stressful situations; Able to work evenings, weekends, and holidays; Clear and concise speech; Ability to handle several tasks simultaneously; Ability to perform essential functions of this position; Ability to use all standard law enforcement equipment

Apply By:


Cover letter, resume, and DJ-LE-330


Chief Shawn Splivalo
Kohler Police Department
319 Highland Drive
Kohler, WI  53044
Phone: (920) 459-3877
Fax: (920) 459-3289

Click Here for Link to Village/Association Agreement


Application review; Oral interview; Psychological profile; Medical examination; Drug screening; Background investigation

Wisconsin retirement fund; Health insurance; Life insurance; Wellness leave; Physical fitness bonus; Dental insurance; Paid holidays; Clothing allowance; Deferred compensation; Vacation and other benefits as outlined in Village/Association Agreement. Applicants interested in a lateral transfer should contact the department directly.


The Kohler Police Department is accepting applications from responsible individuals for the position of Police Officer. Responsibilities for this position include justly enforcing the laws and ordinances of the State of Wisconsin and the Village of Kohler in a community-oriented policing environment.

Ongoing Recruitment