ERPD accepting applications for Police Officer position

The Village of Elk Rapids is currently accepting applications for the position of Police Officer from qualified individuals who have a strong and positive work ethic.

Minimum requirements:

  • MCOLES Certified (certifiable at time of application)
  • Associates Degree
  • No criminal convictions
  • Valid State of Michigan Operator’s License with no points
  • U.S. Citizenship

This is a full time union position with starting pay from $18.45-$20.75 per hour, depending on previous service experience. Applicants with three (3) or more years of service will start at $20.75 per hour.

Benefits include health, dental and vision. MERS defined benefit pension plan, paid vacation, sick time, personal leave and holidays.

Interested applicants who feel they are qualified should submit a cover letter, resume, and completed Village of Elk Rapids Employment Application. Application packages shall only be accepted at the Elk Rapids Government Center (315 Bridge Street, P.O. Box 398, Elk Rapids, MI 49629) or via e-mail to the Village Clerk (

The Village of Elk Rapids is an equal opportunity employer.