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Detroit Transit Police Department: Detroit Transit Police Officer Closing Date: March 28, 2023

The Detroit Transit Police Department is accepting applications for Transit Police Officer.

DESCRIPTION: 

The Detroit Transit Police Department is an MCOLES licensed police department that hires police officers who are current or expired MCOLES licensed.  Transit police officers possess the authority to enforce the laws and city ordinances within the city of Detroit, while patrolling the city's Transit systems.  These systems include the Detroit People Mover Elevated Rail System, Detroit Department of Transportation city wide bus system, Detroit Department of Transportation facilities and centers, and the M-1 Rail System. 

PAY RATE: 

$43,477 - $48,308, plus overtime, holiday pay, shift premiums.  

BENEFITS: 

Medical, Dental, Optical, Life Insurance, Heath Saving Account, 457 investment plan and pension qualification after 5 years of service.  Plus, uniform allowance, sick time, excused time. 

WORK SCHEDULE: 

Patrol shifts are currently 8-hours, which include 10 working days and 4 leave days in a pay period.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: 

Candidates must be current or expired MCOLES licensed.  Expired candidates must be relicensed upon hire.

HOW TO APPLY: 

Send resume to:  Lieutenant Edward Arnold at arnolde@detroitmi.gov

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER 

Opening Date: 03/28/2022  
Closing Date: 03/28/2023  


Contact Person: Lieutenant Edward Arnold  
Telephone: 313 833-0240  
Email: arnolde@detroitmi.gov