The City of Lewiston seeks applicants for immediate hire and to establish an eligibility roster for future part-time Police Officers. Applicants must meet the minimum selection standards set by MN POST board and be licensed or eligible to be licensed by the time of hire. Our hiring process will include an oral interview, fitness testing, extensive background investigation, psychological exam and physical exam. Starting pay for the position is $16.00/hour, with advancement after completion of one-year probationary period.

Applications, police officer supplemental questionnaire, and a full job description may be obtained at City Hall at 75 Rice Street Lewiston, MN 55952 or on-line at A resume will not be accepted in lieu of a completed City of Lewiston application. For more information, please contact Police Chief Scott Yeiter at 507-523-2534.

Applications will be accepted until the position(s) are filled, with priority given to applications that are received by December 11th, 2019 at 4:30pm. First review of applications will take place on December 11th, 2019.

Application PDF
Police Officer Supplemental Questionnaire PDF