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Interested in being a part of an experienced law enforcement team? Gerrish Township Police Department is accepting applications for a full-time road patrol officer. Whether you are certified just out of an academy or an experienced officer and want to work and live in our great community, please click the link below to our application packet.

WE ALSO PAY FOR EXPERIENCE! If you are currently a law enforcement officer we have the flexibility to start your wages at a higher rate on our wage scale.

We offer completely paid health, vision and dental insurance (you pay nothing out of your pay), life insurance policy, disability/accident coverage, retirement, overtime and holiday pay, longevity pay, vacation time and annual leave time. For further information on requirements, wage and benefits, click the link below to our application packet.

We offer traditional police services along with community policing relations. You would work in our beautiful northern community that covers 2/3 of the shoreline of Higgins Lake, one of the most beautiful inland lakes in the world! We are a recreational area with lots of woods, trails, lakes, rivers and parks to keep you busy during your off times.

If you have questions regarding this job opening or would like further information about the position, please contact Lt. Greg Patchin at (989) 821-5207 Ext. 286 or email him at Lt.patchin@gerrishpolice.org.

Application packet: https://www.gerrishpolice.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/GTPD-Application-Packet-2020-compressed.pdf