Mackinac Island Police Department ~ Seasonal Police Officer
Opening Date: December 5, 2017
Closing Date: Until Filled
CONTACT PERSON: Interim Chief Andrew Dziobak
MCOLES licensed or licensable by date of hire. Resume and application emailed or mailed to the Chief of Police. A person employed in this position is responsible for the enforcement of state and local ordinances, and for providing general police and community services. This position will not exceed an employment period of (8) continuous months from the original date of hire. The pay period consists of a two week period and will include necessary and scheduled overtime when required. A person employed in this position will also work scheduled hours on holidays, weekends, and assigned shift hours.
A general description of duties and responsibilities include, but is not limited to; preventive patrol operations on foot and bicycle, identification and arrest of persons committing violations of the law and local ordinances, protection of persons and property, preparation of investigative reports of criminal and non-criminal incidents. The candidate must also be able to engage in crowd control and traffic control duties, maintain positive and responsive community relations, identify, collect and preserve evidence and properly present it in a court of law. The candidate will assist prosecuting authorities in the preparation of cases for prosecution. The candidate will perform those duties, functions and responsibilities consistent with the law enforcement profession, maintenance of public trust, and perform those duties as may be periodically assigned and directed.
BENEFITS: Rate of pay $15.50 H/R Overtime Paid at 1.5x hourly rate over 84 HRS Holiday Pay Paid 1.5x for each recognized holiday Paid Sick Leave Earned at rate of 12 hours per month Uniforms/Equipment Provided Housing Available at a rate of $300.00 per month, includes utilities, cable and internet.