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Dryden Police Department: Part-Time Police Officer Closing Date: May 30, 2024

SUMMARY:

The Dryden Township Police Department is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Part-Time Police Officer.  Dryden Township is located in southern Lapeer County and borders Oakland Co.  Spanning 36 square miles Dryden Township has a population of nearly 5000 residents.  The Jurisdiction also encompasses the Village of Dryden.

DUTIES:

Duties include but are not limited to, patrolling village streets and township roadways, parks, schools, commercial and residential areas.  Preserve the peace, enforce criminal laws, enforce twp. and village ordinances, traffic law enforcement, prevent and detect crimes of all types, obtaining evidence and completing criminal investigations, preparing cases to present to the prosecuting attorney, testify in court, adhere to all departmental policies while in the process of these duties.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must be of good moral character.
  • Associate degree in criminal justice or a related field is preferred.
  • Must be licensable as an MCOLES police officer, Licensed officers are preferred.
  • Must be 21 years of age and possess a valid driver’s license.
  • Must be a United States Citizen
  • No Felony convictions and pass a comprehensive background investigation.
  • Must have the ability to complete all phases of the selection process.

PAY: 

Starting pay is $27.00/hr with a POAM contractual increase to $28.22 starting 7/01/2024.

HOURS WORKED: 

Day and night shifts are available.  Both 8 & 12-hour shifts are utilized for part-time officers.   Both weekdays and weekends.

TO APPLY, PLEASE SUBMIT A COVER LETTER AND RESUME TO:
speters@drydentownship.com
Chief Shawn Peters
Dryden Township Police Department
4849 Dryden Rd.
Dryden, MI 48428
Telephone: 810-796-2271