POLICE OFFICER

$35,687 yearly
  • Charter Couny of Wayne
  • Detroit, MI, USA
  • Oct 06, 2021
Full time Legal

Job Description

DESCRIPTION OF MAJOR JOB DUTIES

Under the direct supervision of a Command Officer, Police Officers perform professional police work for the Wayne County Sheriff's Office. All new hires will be placed in one of the County Jails on any available shift. In general, Police Officers in the Sheriff’s Office are assigned to the Wayne County Jails, Field Services or Court Services Divisions. Functions include: booking, searching and guarding prisoners; maintaining order and guarding judges and juries; providing building security at County facilities; serving civil process; tracing persons; making arrests and performing numerous and diverse law enforcement duties as requested. Police specialized positions receive additional training and compensation. Employees in this class are required to work mandatory overtime for roll call.

ELIGIBLE PERSONS

At the time of application and appointment, applicants must:

 Be a citizen of the United States; AND

 Be 18 years of age or older and have a high school diploma or GED; AND

 Be qualified to obtain a concealed pistol license; AND

 Have a valid driver’s license and a good driving record; AND

 Have passed the Michigan Sheriffs Coordinating and Training Council’s (MSCTC) examination and standards for corrections officers(see empco.net for details)*

 Have passed the MSCTC Physical Ability test (see misctc.org for details)*

** APPLICANTS WITH A FELONY CONVICTION WILL BE IMMEDIATELY DISQUALIFIED **

SPECIAL CONDITIONS

All employees are obligated, consistent with the terms of the collective bargaining agreement and as a condition of continued employment to successfully pass a State Certified Police Academy, recertification course, or any other training mandated by the State of Michigan or the Commission of Law Enforcement Standards (MCOLES) for the purpose of attaining and maintaining police certification.

* Applicants must pass the EMPCO Corrections test and MSCTC Physical Ability Test within 6 weeks of passing standardized personality test