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Watervliet Police Department: Multiple Positions Available Closing Date: September 1, 2024

The Watervliet City Police Department is accepting resumes for the positions of:

  • 1-Full time road patrol officer 
  • 1-Full time School resource officer
  • 1-Part time officer


  • Must be at least 21 years of age
  • MCOLES licensed persons may apply
  • You must have no Felony convictions or disqualifying misdemeanor convictions
  • Submit to background check, drug screen and psychological testing

Work schedule:

  • Patrol Officer 12-hour shifts, Pitman schedule, every other Friday, Saturday, Sunday off, never work more than 3 days in a row
  • SRO 8 hour shifts Monday thru Friday, Saturday, Sunday off, summer schedule may change

Full time Benefits:

  • Paid holidays
  • Paid time off
  • Blue Cross Health Insurance plus Vision and Dental plan.
  • Employer pays 80%
  • Short term disability, long-term disability
  • 457B retirement plan, up to 6% match

Salary: $23.50 to 31.50 DOQ

Resumes should be emailed to Chief Tim Sutherland at