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St. Johns Police Department: Police Officer Closing Date: August 8, 2022

The City of St. Johns Police Department is currently accepting applications for a police officer position and to establish an eligibility list for future positions.  The person selected for this position will be responsible for investigating criminal complaints, traffic enforcement, responding to disturbances, enforcing state law and city ordinances and other related duties.

The City of St. Johns has a desirable work environment and offers a competitive benefit package.  There is also consideration for experience which could increase the starting pay depending on the candidate’s qualifications.  

Applicants must meet all of the Michigan Commission on Law Enforcement Standards (MCOLES) Employment Standards for Michigan Law Enforcement Officers, be of good moral character and have obtained a minimum of an Associate’s Degree (Bachelor’s Degree is preferred).  Applicants must be MCOLES licensed by the end of the hiring process, possess a valid Michigan driver’s license, and must be able to successfully pass MCOLES medical examination to include a drug screen.

Interested candidates need to complete and submit a City of St. Johns application for employment as well as a comprehensive resume to:

St. Johns Police Department
Attn: Chief of Police
P.O. Box 477
St. Johns, MI 48879

Employment applications are available on the city’s website: 

The City of St. Johns is an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age or disability in employment or the provisions of services.

Opening Date: 07/18/2022  
Closing Date: 08/08/2022  

Contact Person: Chief David Kirk   
Telephone: 989-224-6721  
Website Link: