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City Of Burton Police Department: Full-time Police Officer Closing Date: October 12, 2022

The City of Burton Police Department is seeking qualified candidates for the position of full time Police Officer. 

The Burton Police Department is a progressive agency serving 30,000 citizens residing in the area of 23.5 square miles. The Department employs 37 sworn Officers and the command staff consist of a Chief and two Lieutenants. There are five Sergeants assigned as patrol supervisors. The Investigation Division consist of one Sergeant and four permanently assigned Detectives and a School Resource Officer. 

Officers are assigned to Flint Area Narcotics Group (F.A.N.G.), Genesee Auto-theft Network (G.A.I.N.). The City of Burton also has a K9 unit, Community Service Officer, Field training Officers, and Accident Reconstruction Team.

Starting wages based on experience. Top out pay at five years.

  • Base pay as of July 1st  2022 Certified- $49,346.17 or $23.72 hr Five years as of July 1st 2022- $67,084.99 or $32.25
  • Shift premium
    • 2nd shift 4%
    • 3rd shift 5%
  • Health care = Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Pension- MERS (Municipal Employees Retirement System)
  • 12 hour shifts

If you are interested in joining a close group of Professional Police Officers, please submit a resume and cover letter to Lieutenant Kevin Jones. 

810-742-2542 ext 2205

Opening Date: 05/13/2022
Closing Date: 10/12/2022

Contact Person: Lieutenant Kevin Jones   
Telephone: 810 742-2542 ext 2205