Police Officer - Full Time

The City of Davison is seeking applicants for a full-time Police Officer position. The City of Davison values candidates who are the best fit for our department. The City of Davison currently offers 12-hour shifts, medical, dental, vision and life insurance, retirement under the MERS defined benefit pension system and 457 contribution retirement plans, vacation, sick compensated time off and holiday pay, contractual boot allowance, shift premium and all equipment provided. The City of Davison is a full-service City with approximately 5,000 residents and a classic downtown area. The City of Davison hosts a variety of unique seasonal events and community gatherings which attract thousands of visitors. The City of Davison Police Department serves the community by protecting citizens and property, preventing crime, enforcing laws, and maintaining order. Our Department's main goal is to contribute to the quality of life in the City of Davison.

The Davison City Police Department is comprised of 10 sworn police officers that cover the residential and commercial areas around our City

Minimum Requirements:

  • Must be MCOLES licensed or eligible for licensing upon appointment
  • Willingness to submit to a thorough background investigation designed to measure the applicant's suitability for police work
  • Must be at least 21 years of age
  • Absence of a criminal record of felony convictions and/or disqualifying criminal history
  • Must be able to work 12-hour shift, weekend, days, nights and holidays
  • Possession of a valid driver's license
  • Must possess a satisfactory driving record
  • Must pass employment interview, background investigation, physical, psychological and drug screen
  • Possess excellent written and verbal communication skills

Please email cover letter, resume and 3 professional references to Office Manager Katie Eich at keich@cityofdavison.org

   The City of Davison is an equal employment opportunity employer 

Crossing Guard - Part Time

The Davison City Police Department is seeking candidates interested in becoming a paid crossing guard. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Assembling children and other pedestrians behind curb lines, awaiting traffic and/or signal changes; stopping traffic and escorting pedestrians into the street allowing them to cross safely; instructing children in proper procedures for safe street crossing.

Physical Requirements and Working Conditions:

Must being able to stand for a period of time, up to approximately 45 minutes. Must have the mobility to escort pedestrians across streets. Be able to work out of doors in all weather conditions and with exposure to traffic. Will be required and able to read printed materials and license plates. Assist law enforcement in the proper identification of violators. Adult crossing guards should be familiar with local traffic regulations. They should understand how traffic control devices work and why and how they are used, along with pedestrian crossing devices/lights.

This position is approximately 10 hours per week. The times are as follows when school is in session: 7:00 am - 7:40 am / 2:15 pm – 2:40 pm (two separate intersections and crossings for this specific time frame) and 3:15 pm - 3:40 pm. PLEASE BE ADVISED: If you’re interested in this position, you can choose one or all of the above listed times, as these crossing times are paid separately (per crossing). These crossing times are required, however can change as school schedules change. Interested candidates may apply at the Davison City Police Department, located at 200 E. Flint Street, Suite 1.

   The City of Davison is an equal employment opportunity employer