Police Officer (Certified/Certifiable 24-06)

Grand Rapids, MI
Grand Rapids Police Department

Salary: $54,168.00 – $88,731.00 Annually.

Closing Date: 8/29/2024.

Position Summary:

The purpose of this job is to provide police services to the general public and patrol city streets to provide protection of its citizens. Enforces city ordinances and state laws. Offers professional police presence where needed and requested. Interviews complaints, suspects, and witnesses to criminal activity. Testifies in criminal, civil, or administrative court cases when required.


  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and be able to obtain a Michigan Driver’s license by date of hire.
  • Must have a high school diploma or GED.
  • US citizenship
  • Some experience involves communicating with people under varying circumstances.
  • Candidates for positions in this class are required to meet initial employment requirements as established by the Civil Service Board.
  • Must take and receive a passing score on the Grand Rapids Civil Service Exam for Police Officers.