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Manistee County Sheriff's Office: Deputy Sheriff-Employed Recruit Closing Date: December 31, 2023

The Manistee County Sheriff's Office is currently accepting applications for the position of Road Patrol Deputy Sheriff.  Applications will be accepted until all positions are filled.  


Road Patrol Deputies perform police functions throughout the county to enhance safety, protect life, and protect property of the citizens.  Deputies enforce criminal and traffic laws, perform duties related to court functions, and assist the general public with civil matters.  


  • 18 years of age. 
  • Valid Michigan Driver's License. 
  • High School graduate, or equivalent. 


New hire wage $43,439.76 annually.


  • Health/Dental Insurance
  • MERS Hybrid Pension Plan
  • Additional wage benefits:  shift premium, educational stipend, EMT/FTO premium
  • Paid holidays