Deputy Sheriff

Charlevoix, MI
Charlevoix County Sheriff's Office

Closing Date: 06/28/2024.

Essential Functions:

  • Conduct criminal and non-criminal investigation in a timely manner including all follow-up.
  • Follow-up with Detective if assistance was requested on an investigation.
  • Complete paper service in a timely manner including criminal and civil subpoenas as well as evictions
  • Conduct school zone/ school patrols during the school day.
  • Conduct proactive patrols during school functions including but not limited to attending sporting events, board meetings, fundraisers, or other school function.
  • Work with Drug Detectives to provide additional patrol and surveillance based off drug tips or intel.
  • Conduct proactive road patrols utilizing knowledge of prior complaints, high traffic areas, current crime knowledge, and personal knowledge to insure a safer community.
  • Complete property checks on local businesses, parks, schools, and areas where damage or property is historically victimized.
  • To complete pass-down/ shift briefing with on coming Supervisors and patrol Deputies to insure a smooth transition between shifts.
  • Keep open lines of communication with Supervisors, Detectives, and upper command regarding open cases, concerns, or suggestions.
  • Keep open lines of communication with School Deputy regarding investigations, arrests, or complaints that involve a juvenile.
  • Conduct self-initiated warrant service attempts.
  • Check in with local business owner or clerks, specifically at closing time to insure safety.
  • Assist and mentor new Deputies to insure the successful completion of the probation period.
  • Assist EMS & FIRE on priority medical calls.
  • Must have the ability to gather and process evidence properly.
  • Must have working knowledge of criminal justice system.
  • Must maintain professional appearance.
  • Must take good care of equipment.
  • Ensure paper service/evictions are completed in a timely manner.
  • Ensure PPOs and mental pick-up orders are taken care of promptly.
  • Have ability to temporarily take command of a shift.
  • Follow policy and procedures as established.
  • And all other job-related duties that may present themselves.
  • Must perform all job-related duties with a positive attitude.


  • Must meet minimum requirements of employment.
  • Must be able to perform all essential duties and responsibilities successfully with or without reasonable accommodations.
  • Must be a MCOLES licensed/licensable.
  • Could have a flexible schedule due to possibly being on-call or providing coverage in an emergency.