Hiring Within the Calhoun County Sheriff’s Office

The Calhoun County Sheriff’s Office is hiring for multiple positions within their department in both the law enforcement and corrections divisions.

The following positions are available:

  • Clerk – Part-Time
  • Law Enforcement Officer
  • Correctional Officer

2022 Benefits

  • Wages:
    • Deputy/Corrections: Starting at $20.69
      • Top Step: $28.73 (Six Years to Top Step)
    • Control Room: Starting at $16.12
      • Top: $22.24 (Five Years to Top Step)
  • Health Insurance: Blue Cross Blue Shield – PPO 80/20 & HSA
  • Dental Insurance: Delta Dental
  • Vision Care Insurance: VSP – Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Life Insurance: Equivalent to employees annual salary rounded down to the next nearest $1,000 with double indemnity provisions, to a maximum of $50,000
  • Union: Police Officers Association of Michigan cost approximately $50/month – auto deduction from paycheck
  • Breaks: Three fifteen (15) minute breaks and one half-hour meal – all paid, employees provided meals in the cafeteria at no charge
  • Paid Time Off (Accrued Bi-Weekly):
    • 0-5 years: 9.55
    • 5-10 years: 11.09
    • 10+ Years: 12.63
  • Sickness & Accident Insurance: Coverage begins at the first of the month following 60 days of employment; it pays 67% of an employee’s normal, gross bi-weekly salary not to exceed 26 weeks for injuries or illnesses not covered under worker comp
  • Retirement: 401K Retirement Plan with up to a 7% match
  • Uniforms: Uniforms and equipment are provided as per assignment and contract specifications. Cleaning is provided
  • Shifts: 12-hour shift scheduled with rotating pass days and every other weekend off

For More Information

For detailed job qualification information, please visit the county’s website. Call the Calhoun County Sheriff’s Office by phone, (269) 969-6345, or email, sheriff@calhouncountymi.gov, for additional position information or to apply.

The Calhoun County Sheriff’s Office is located at 161 E. Michigan Ave., Battle Creek, MI 49014.

Calhoun County Sheriff's Office Brochure