Westland, MI – Police Officer

Job Title/Level:  Entry Level or Lateral Full-Time Police Officer with NEW CONTRACT (Immediate Openings)

Announcement Opening Date:  06/20/23

Announcement Closing Date:  Until Filled

Agency Name:  Westland Police Department

Contact Person:  N/A

Telephone:  734-722-9600

Email:  recruitment@wlpd.net

Website Link:  https://www.cityofwestland.com/236/Fire-Police-Employment-Applications

The City of Westland will accept applications for entry-level Police Officer from:
• Certified or certifiable Police Officers, or
• Applicants who graduated from or are currently attending a Law Enforcement Basic
Training Academy, or
• Applicants who provide proof of successful completion of the MCOLES physical and
written tests and either possesses an Associate or higher degree from an
accredited college or university, or is currently enrolled in an accredited college or
university with 30 credits or more achieved.
• All applicants must successfully pass the Police Officer written examination offered
through Empco and have Westland Police Department selected. This includes
Certified Police Officers.

New officers start at $63,000 with top salary of $91,162 after 4 years. Total compensation package of $131,708 includes enhanced fringe benefits: DB pension, holidays, vacation, personal & sick time, and more.

Officers with prior full-time experience start at a higher starting salary. Exterior molle vest carriers and relaxed beard/tattoo policy are permitted.

Submit application and supporting documents to the Westland City Clerk’s Office in person, by mail, or email at clerk@cityofwestland.com

Westland, MI – Police Officer
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