Full Time Police Officer

City of Lincoln Park

Lincoln Park, MI

JOB DETAILS
LOCATION
Lincoln Park, MI
POSTED
25 days ago

Description

The City of Lincoln Park is accepting applications for the position of Full Time Police Officer.

The Annual Wage Schedule effective July 1, 2021:

  • Starting $44,370
  • 6 months $49,470
  • 1 year $51,102
  • 2 year $54,468
  • 3 year $57,834
  • 4 year $60,180

The City shall have the right to place an employee up to the two (2) year starting wage based on previous law enforcement experience.

Minimum qualifications of applicant:

  • 21 years of age
  • Legally employable in the United States
  • No felony convictions
  • Valid State of Michigan Driver's License
  • Must meet all MCOLES employment standards
  • Certified or able to be certified as a Michigan Law Enforcement Officer

Must have one of the following:

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Associate's Degree with concentration in Criminal Justice
  • High School Diploma or G.E.D. Certificate with a minimum of two consecutive years of employment in one location as a certified police officer
  • Four years active military service with Honorable Discharge

All candidates must pass a background investigation, physical and psychological exams and drug screening


During the application process, we request the following documents:

  • Copy of Birth Certificate or Certificate of Naturalization
  • Copy of valid State of Michigan Drivers License
  • Transcripts of all college or university work completed
  • Michigan Commission on Law Enforcement Standards (MCOLES) Pre-Employment Testing Results for written and physical agility tests
  • Copy of MCOLES Training Certification or College Diploma stating MCOLES Certifiable
  • Completed copy of the "Background Screening Application Form"

Must provide a copy of one of the following:

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Associate's Degree with concentration in Criminal Justice
  • High School Diploma or G.E.D. with employment verification as a current certified police officer with a minimum of two consecutive years of service with the agency. Must also provide High School Transcripts or G.E.D. Transcripts
  • Four years active military service with Honorable Discharge

You may either upload the above either electronically during the application process or via mail/ deliver in person.

Please note, your application will be considered incomplete and will not be considered until we receive all the necessary required application materials.