At this time the Grinnell Civil Service Commission is currently accepting applications for the position of police officer. Applications are available at https://www.policeapp.com/GrinnellIA
The residential population of Grinnell is 9218 people including approximately 1,200 students who attend Grinnell College. The City of Grinnell is located in Central Iowa adjacent to U.S. Interstate 80 approximately 45 miles East of Des Moines, Iowa. For additional information regarding information about Grinnell visit the Grinnell Chamber Area website.
The Grinnell Police Department employs 14 sworn officers and includes the following career specialty areas:
Career Education and advancement
Regional Tactical Team
Narcotics Enforcement Task Force
Other facts of employment with the Grinnell Police Department:
Bargaining unit represented by labor union
Lateral entry program for certified officers (please inquire)
Professional Career Development through career counseling
Starting Full time salary approximately $55,328 / year
If you are interested in an interesting and exciting career in law enforcement please contact the Grinnell Police Department by calling (641) 236-2670.