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City of Rockwood: Police Officer Closing Date: July 10, 2024

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

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS (include, but are not limited to): 

  • At least 21 years of age
  • Associate degree in criminal justice.
  • 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.


  • 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

The City of Rockwood is an equal opportunity employer. All questions should be directed to Chief Randy Krause at or 734-379-5323.