Community Include
Forms available for this section
Employment

Employment Opportunities

Email List
Interested in receiving email updates regarding employment opportunities with the City of Northville? 
Click here!

Parks and Recreation Positions
Click here to view the current Parks and Recreation positions.

Unless directed otherwise in a job posting or advertisement, completed applications should be sent to:

City of Northville
Attn: Melissa Wyman, Finance Department
215 West Main Street
Northville, MI 48167

 Employment Application

Accepting applications for:

Position of Police Officer
Northville City Police Department

Northville City is located on the west side of both Oakland and Wayne counties and is situated in both counties. The Oakland County portion is surrounded by the city of Novi. The Wayne County portion is surrounded by Northville Township. Northville is served by Northville Public Schools. The city is located 21 miles northeast of Ann Arbor and 29 miles northwest of Detroit. The population was 5,970 at the 2010 census and the city is approximately two square miles in area.

Northville has a very lively downtown with an active Downtown Development Authority. Also, it is home to one of the few remaining horseracing tracks in the State. It has a City Manager form of government that encourages participation from its residents and business owners.

Starting salary is $43,325 with top pay being $62,462 after five years. There is a 10 percent educational incentive for a Bachelor’s Degree and a 5 percent educational incentive for an Associate Degree when the officer reaches top pay.

Health insurance is offered through Blue Care Network with an opt-out payment of 25 percent with proof of other health insurance. Both Optical and Dental coverage is provided.

Retirement is through MERS Defined Contribution Plan.

The Department currently consists of a Chief, Captain, two Sergeants and nine Police Officers. The Department contracts for Dispatch and Lock-up services from Northville Township. The Department is currently looking to fill one full-time officer position.

The Department requires applicants to have a minimum of an Associate Degree in law enforcement or a related field. Preference will be given to applicants who are MCOLES certifiable, have prior experience, and those with a bachelor’s degree. Applicants will be selected by an oral board and should be prepared to undergo a comprehensive background investigation and psychological examination. The chosen applicant must meet all MCOLES requirements; complete a Field Training Program and a one year probationary period.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin or disability. Individuals with disabilities should request reasonable accommodations in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act prior to testing.

Applications may be found at at the link below and should be forwarded along with a resume to the following address.

 Police Department Application for Employment

Northville Police Department
215 W. Main St.
Northville, MI 48167

 

 

 

 
Event Calendar
7/13/14 Uptown Body Fitness - Team Jameson Fundraiser
7/13/14 Butterfly Walk in Rouge Park
7/15/14 Downtown Development Authority (DDA) Meeting
7/15/14 Tunes on Tuesday - Children's Concert Series
7/15/14 Planning Commission Meeting
More...
 
 
News and Announcements

Board of Review
THE BOARD OF REVIEW FOR THE CITY OF NORTHVILLE WILL MEET IN A CORRECTIONAL SESSION TUESDAY, JULY 22, 2014 AT 10:00 A.M. IN THE CITY MANAGER’S CONFERENCE ROOM NORTHVILLE CITY HALL 215 W. MAIN STREET, NORTHVILLE, MICHIGAN 48167
FOR INFORMATION CALL THE CITY ASSESSOR AT 248-449-9945 EXT. 1973.   

Master Plan Update Process
The Northville Planning Commission is currently updating the Master Plan - More Info

7 Mile & Center Construction - More Info

Title VI
Non-Discrimination Plan

Wayne County’s Third Circuit Court Moves to New One-Step Jury Duty Notification
Press Release
Video PSA
YouTube PSA

New Precinct 1 Voting Location
Precinct 1 now votes at the Community Center located at 303 W. Main Street  - More Info

eBill for Utility Billing
Bills by email are now available to all utility billing customers.
Click here to sign up.

Automatic Payment (ACH) for Taxes & Utility Billing
The City offers Automatic Payment for Utility Billing.
Click here to sign up.
The City offers Automatic Payment for Taxes.
Click here to sign up.

Roundabout IconHow to Drive a Roundabout
Visit the State of Michigan website for helpful information on Roundabouts.