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Salary: $ 18.86 / hour
Closing Date: Until all positions are filled
Posting Number: 19-090

General Summary

Park Deputies patrol the county parks on foot, in a marked police vehicle and on mountain bikes in order to enforce park rules and regulations; and to assist county park visitors. Park Deputies must be physically able to walk various types of terrain, handle exposure to all types of weather, walk and stand for long periods of time.

Essential Functions:

Applicants must be at least 21 years of age and be willing to work evenings, weekends and holidays. Applicants must have a valid Driver’s License and dependable transportation. An excellent driving record is preferred. Applicants must be able to pass a physical exam with a back exam. Must have no prior felony convictions (includes expunged convictions). Must have valid Michigan driver's license and satisfactory driving record at time of selection.Must be capable to communicate verbally and effectively by listening to people and by giving information, directions and commands to park visitors. Must be capable of performing tasks which require lifting, carrying, or dragging people or heavy objects to assist park visitors in emergency needs. Must be able to complete the basic functions of a Deputy Sheriff, including but not limited to, conducting police investigations, preparing proper written reports, attend police training sessions when directed, have a thorough understanding of Community Policing, and protecting and serving the citizens of Ingham County

Employment Qualifications:

Criminal Justice background preferred. Must be MCOLES Licensable. Prior law enforcement experience preferred.