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St Joseph Township Police Department: Police Officer Opening Date: 12/20/2021 Closing Date: Until Filled

CONTACT PERSON: Rick Knapp
TELEPHONE: 269-429-6890
EMAIL: rknapp@sjct.org
WEBSITE: http://www.sjct.org

St. Joseph Charter Township Police Department is accepting resumes for a full time police officer position. Officer patrols the Township in order to enforce state and federal laws. Duties to include but not limited to: investigate criminal activities, police accident scenes, respond to domestic and other disputes, and respond to a variety of services within the Township.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Be a US Citizen
  • No arrest record
  • Good moral character
  • Possess a valid operator's license
  • Free from physical, chronic or organic diseases which may impair the performance of the essential job functions of a law enforcement officer or which may endanger the lives of others or the law enforcement officer.
  • Possess normal hearing as defined by MCOLES Standards.
  • Possess 20/20 corrected vision in each eye, includes peripheral vision, depth perception, and night vision.
  • Must be MCOLES licensed or licensable at the time the application is filed, must provide copy of licensure or letter from MCOLES with application.
  • Must be free from mental/emotional disorders which may impair the performance of the essential job functions of a law enforcement officer or which may endanger the lives of others or the law enforcement officer.
  • Computer skills desirable.
  • Applicants must be: MCOLES licensed and/or licensable

Full Time Officers Wage:

Wages range from $29.08 to start, increasing to $35.83 per hour after three years.

Full Time Benefits:

  • Sick Leave
  • Vacation
  • Uniforms Furnished/Cleaned
  • Footwear provided
  • Longevity Pay
  • Health Insurance: Optical, Dental, Disability Life Insurance MERS Defined Benefit Pension Plan