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Flint Township Police Department: Police Officer (Entry-Level AND/OR Lateral Transfer) Closing Date: December 31, 2024

The Flint Township Police Department has an authorized sworn strength of 37 full-time Officers and is currently seeking qualified applicants to fill immediate openings within the department.  The Township of Flint is located in the heart of Genesee County comprising 27 square miles with a residential population of 30,000 residents.  As the business district for the region, including the Bishop International Airport and Genesee Valley Mall, there is a soaring daytime population that includes I-75 and I-69 that run through the Township.


  • Undercover narcotics
  • Undercover auto theft
  • Detective bureau
  • K9 Officer
  • School resource Officer
  • Community resource Officer
  • Incident Response Team (SWAT)


  • Top Patrol Officer pay $33.00
  • Night shift premium
  • Lateral transfer wage based on experience and training
  • Longevity pay
  • $850 annual clothing allowance
  • 12 hours shifts
  • MERS defined benefit pension plan with 2.5 multiplier
  • Optional deferred compensation plan
  • Employee assistance program
  • Health, dental and vision insurance starting the day of hire
  • Will employ and sponsor a candidate through the police academy (see below requirements)


  • Citizen of the United States
  • Possess a valid Michigan Driver’s license
  • Certified Police Officer in the State of Michigan -OR-
  • To be eligible for hiring and sponsorship through a regional police academy the applicant must meet only one (1) or more of the following requirements:
    • possess an Associate’s Degree (or higher)
    • completed three years of full-time first responder employment (police, fire, EMS)
    • completed three years of active-duty service with one of the United States Armed Forces
  • Must file a Flint Township Civil Service Commission Application available at the Flint Township Clerk's Office, 1490 S. Dye Road, Flint, MI 48532 (810) 732-1350 for Entry 3 Level Police Officer along with written proof of the Education requirement during regular business hours, Monday - Thursday 8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Applications are also available at or Flint Township Police Department is committed to equal employment opportunities.