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Jane Cartwright - City Clerk / HR
611 E. Grand River Ave, Howell, MI 48843

M-F 8:00a - 5:00p

Current Job Postings:

The City of Howell is seeking applicants for seasonal help in the Department of Public Works; $11.00 per hour.  These positions will be 40 hours per week for the defined season of April 25 through September 30, 2017.  Seasonal work will consist of lawn care maintenance, street maintenance, and other tasks related to public works.  To apply submit completed City of Howell seasonal employment application to the DPW Department, 150 Marion Street or Howell City Hall, 3rd Floor Human Resources Department.

City of Howell Seasonal Employment Application form available HERE.

The City of Howell, Michigan is seeking qualified applicants for up to 2 Police Officer positions. 
Starting salary $43,243 - $44,866/year.  Must be MCOLES certified or certifiable.  EMPCO testing will also be used with a qualifying score of 80%. 

New for 2017 - the City of Howell is currently offering a hiring incentive for reimbursement of Police Academy tuition.  Successful applicants without active MCOLES certification may be eligible for this economic incentive reimbursed over a 2 year period after successful completion of the FTO program.

Our unique small town Police Department operates on 12 hour shifts and offers a full benefit package including medical, dental & vision insurance along with a $50,000 life insurance policy, short term/long term disability coverage, and retirement under the MERS Defined Benefit Pension System.  P
lease consider joining our full service department.  Positions open until filled. 

Hiring process includes the following:
1) EMPCO Testing - to complete a profile, and schedule your test go to https://www.empco.net/testing.
2) Submission of Police Officer employment application form, letter of interest & resume.
3) Successful completion of oral board.
4) Pre-employment background investigation, psychological and physical exam to include drug screening.

Send detailed letter of interest, resume, and completed City of Howell Police Officer application form to:
Howell City Clerk/HR Director
611 E. Grand River, Howell MI 48843 or jcartwright@cityofhowell.org.
Police Officer Employment Application form available HERE.

Police Officer Job Description available HERE.



The City of Howell is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, religion, age, disability or other factors prohibited by law.

City of Howell Employment Application available HERE.