Full-Time Cadillac Police Officer Position

The City of Cadillac and its Civil Service Commission are accepting applications for full-time Police Officer. The Commission will conduct examinations and establish an eligibility list used to fill existing vacancies, per Act 78 of 1935. Exam dates and details will be provided to eligible candidates. The Commission is interested in receiving applications from both certified police officers and non-certified applicants who are interested in becoming a police officer.

Applications will be accepted until the vacancy is filled.


To be considered for the exam and position, you must meet the following requirements:

  • Minimum 18 years of age.
  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Valid Michigan driver’s license.
  • MCOLES certified or certifiable.

How To Apply

Applicants must pre-register by submitting an employment application and MCOLE waiver. Please mail to Attn: HR, 200 N Lake St., Cadillac, MI 49601. Applications and waivers are available online or the City of Cadillac’s office. Applications will be accepted until all vacancies are filled. The starting pay is $25.89 – $28.03 depending on years of experience with a full benefits package including pension. For starting pay information for non-certified Cadets needing sponsorship through a police academy, please contact Human Resources at 231-779-7341 for the details of the position, process, and pay.

For More Information

Please direct all questions and comments for the full-time Police Officer position to the City of Cadillac’s Todd Keway by phone, at (231) 775-0181, or by email. The Cadillac Police Department is located at 200 N. Lake Street, Cadillac, Mi 49601 and their phone number is (231) 775-3491.

The City of Cadillac is an equal opportunity employer and shall consider all qualified applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, gender, religion, national origin, age, height, weight, marital status, veteran status, handicap, or any other protected category.

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