City of Battle Lake

Heart of 1001 Lakes
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Full-time Patrol Officer

Date Posted:

Thursday, February 15, 2024


Open until filled

Position Objectives

The City of Battle Lake is accepting applications for a full-time Patrol Officer.   Minimum qualifications:  Associate Degree in Law Enforcement or related field; valid FT MN POST license or eligible for FT POST licensing; valid MN driver’s license; must pass a background check and both a physical and psychological exam.  Application forms and the job description are available at Battle Lake City Hall, 108 E Main, from 9-4 weekdays or online at  Posting will close when the position is filled.  The 2024 10-step structure range starts at $23.01 per hour for Step 1 and $25.90 per hour for Step 5 DOQ

Applicants are required to fill out the application and supplement application.  Applications can be dropped off at 108 East Main in Battle Lake, mailed to PO Box 386, Battle Lake, MN  56515 or e-mailed to  You may include your resume, but you cannot use this in place of the employment application.  


Call Val at 218-864-0424 if you have any questions.  

Fax:  218-862-0425


The City of Battle Lake is an Equal Opportunity Employer

City Government