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Cadillac Police Department


The City of Cadillac and its Civil Service Commission are accepting applications for full-time Police Officer. The Commission will conduct examinations and establish an eligibility list used to fill existing vacancies, per Act 78 of 1935. Exam date and details will be provided to eligible candidates. 

The Commission is interested in receiving applications from both certified police officers and non-certified applicants who are interested in becoming a police officer. Requirements at time of application for all applicants: minimum 18 years of age, HS diploma or equivalent, and a valid driver's license. Applicants must pre-register by submitting an Employment Application and MCOLES Waiver. Applications accepted until all vacancies are filled.

Please mail application and waiver to City of Cadillac, Attn: HR, 200 N Lake St, Cadillac, MI 49601, fax to 231-306-6005, or drop off in-person. Applications and Waiver are available at or at the address above.

Starting pay is $25.89 - $28.03 depending on years of experience. Full benefits package including pension.

Starting pay for non-certified Cadets needing sponsorship through a policy academy; please contact Human Resources at 231-779-7341 for the details of the position, process and pay.

The City of Cadillac is an EOE.