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Rockwood Police Department: Police Officer Closing Date: December 31, 2023

The City of Rockwood is accepting applications for an upcoming opening for the position of Police Officer. All applications are available at and must be accompanied by a resume with cover letter. 

MINIMUN REQUIREMENTS (Include, but are not limited to): 

  • At least 21 years of age
  • Associate degree in criminal justice or related field. 
  • Be a United States citizen
  • MCOLES licensed/eligible to be licensed
  • No disqualifying criminal convictions
  • Ability to perform the essential job functions of a police officer.
  • Possess a valid Michigan operator?s license w/an excellent driving record.
  • Must pass a drug screen, physical, psychiatric exam, and background investigation.
  • Complete all phases of hiring process.

Benefits Include:

  • 12-hour shifts
  • Vacation time earned annually beginning with 1 year of service
  • Health, Dental and Vision Insurance 
  • Paid vacation, sick and compensatory time off.
  • Class B uniforms & Outer vest carriers
  • MERS pension plan 
  • Longevity Pay
  • Clothing Allowance 

Accepting applications will be accepted until the position is filled. The City of Rockwood is an equal opportunity employer. All questions should be directed to Chief Randy Krause at or 734-379-5323.