Wayne Co. Sheriff’s Office, MI

Job details

Salary: $35,687 – $61,285 a year

Job Type: Full-time

Number of hires for this role: On-going employment opportunities in this role


Valid Driver’s License (Required)

High school or equivalent (Preferred)

No felony convictions

U.S. resident

Full 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.


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 when eligible; 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)

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $35,687.00 – $61,285.00 per year

Benefits: 401(k), Dental insurance, Health insurance, Paid time off, Vision insurance

Schedule: 8 hour shift, Day shift, Holidays, Night shift, Overtime, Weekends

COVID-19 considerations: We have Covid-19 protocols in place during the entire hiring process and jailer academy.

Education: High school diploma or equivalent

License/Certification: Driver’s License (Required)

Work Location: Multiple locations

Company’s website: sheriffconnect.com

Company’s Facebook page: Wayne County Sheriff’s Office

Benefit Conditions: Only full-time employees eligible

Work Remotely: No

COVID-19 Precaution(s): Personal protective equipment provided or required. Temperature screenings. Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place.

Wayne Co. Sheriff’s Office, MI
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