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St. Joseph Township Police Department: Police Officer - Full Time Closing Date: January 1, 2024

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. 
  • Must be MCOLES licensed or licensable at the time the application is filed, must provide copy of licensure or letter from MCOLES with application. 
  • Computer skills desirable. 

Applicants must be: 

MCOLES licensed and/or licensable

Full Time Officers Wage: 

Wages range from $29.95 to start to $36.91 per hour after three years. 

Full Time Benefits: 

  • Sick Leave
  • Vacation 
  • Holiday Pay (12 holidays)
  • Comprehensive Pay
  • Uniforms Furnished/Cleaned 
  • Footwear provided
  • Longevity Pay
  • Health Insurance: Optical, Dental, Disability
  • Life Insurance
  • MERS Defined Benefit Pension Plan (no employee contribution)