Colon Police Department ~ Police Officer
OPENING DATE: September 29, 2016
CLOSING DATE: Until filled; first review of applications October 10, 2016

Contact:  Chief Mark A. Brinkert
Telephone:  269-432-3182

The Colon Police Department is looking for both a full time and a part time officer. Colon is located in the north east section of St. Joseph County. Starting hourly pay is $13.00 per hour increased to $15.00 per hour after two years. Full time position includes benefits, part time position is scheduled for 20 hours per week and must be available to cover sick days, vacation time, holidays and special events. All equipment will be provided. Once hired, an employee must be able to respond to emergency call in within a reasonable amount of time. 

The Village of Colon is an equal opportunity employer.  

Please do not email applications.


  • high school diploma or equivalent
  • MCOLES certified or certifiable
  • no felony convictions
  • Valid Michigan drivers license with good driving history
  • pass a background investigation
  • pass physical, physiological and drug exam

SUBMITTING AN APPLICATION (applications can be downloaded from the website)

Colon Police Department
P.O. Box 50
Colon, MI   49040

Colon Police Department
127 E. State Street
Colon, MI   49040
please call first.