Current Job Openings


The City of Franklin is accepting application packets for one current opening and to create a hiring list.  The current pay range effective 7/1/2018 is $29.02 to $36.86/hour
depending on past experience.

pay and vacation purposes.

Application Instructions For Police Officer

Please be sure to follow the instructions below. The ability to submit an application packet correctly and to follow the instructions below may be a factor in your hiring process. 

  1. Complete the Application For Employment. A resume (no longer than 2 pages) is required.

  2. Complete the questions on the attached sheet instead of the questions on the application form.

  3. Assemble your application packet which will include the application, resume, answers to question sheet, and your college transcripts showing an Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree (these do not need to be certified copies).  If your transcript indicates that you earned a degree please highlight this fact on your transcript. If the transcript does not indicate that a degree was earned, other proof of the degree shall be included, unless you meet the requirement of needing only 60 credits (see requirement in the Hiring Process below). DO NOT send in additional, non-requested information such as other certifications, reference letters, etc.

  4. Application packets must be submitted in a large envelope such as a 9” x 12” manila envelope (not a report folder).

  5. Packets should be mailed to: Franklin City Hall, ATTN: Dana Zahn, 9229 W. Loomis Road, Franklin, WI 53132 or hand-delivered to the City Clerk’s office at the same address. There is a drop box outside the main entrance for those wanting to drop off application packets after 5:00 p.m. No applications will be accepted via email or fax.  DO NOT send application packets to the Police Department.

  6. Application packets must be RECEIVED by 3:00 p.m. on Friday, June 29, 2018.  

The application packets will be reviewed to ensure applicants meet the required criteria and that the application has been completed properly. Failure to completely fill out the application and/or return it by the deadline will be cause for disqualification.  If you have any questions, please call Human Resources Coordinator Dana Zahn at 414-427-7505, Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., or via email at

Hiring Process Information 

The approved Hiring Process and Job Description for the position are available for your review.

Please note that for this hiring process, applications are only being accepted from experienced sworn officers.  Please see the Hiring Process above for complete experience requirements.


The City of Franklin is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Human Resources
9229 W. Loomis Road
Franklin, WI  53132

Phone:  414-427-7505
Fax:  414-425-6428

Hours:  M-F, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Dana Zahn, Human Resource Coordinator


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