Colon Police Department ~ Police Officer
Opening Date: April 5, 2017
Closing Date: Until Filled

Contact: Chief Mark A. Brinkert
Telephone: 269-432-3182
The Colon Police Department is looking for a part time officer that could turn into full time June 2017.   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. Part time position is scheduled for 20 hours per week and must be available to cover sick days, vacation time, holidays and special events. Previously the part-time officer averaged 32 hours per week. All equipment will be provided. Once hired an employee must be able to respond to emergency call in within a reasonable amount of time. Please do not email applications.

The Village of Colon is an equal opportunity employer.  


  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • MCOLES licensed or licensable. Applications accepted if you are in academy.
  • No felony arrest or 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.