Dispatcher, Full-Time, Temporary, Milan Police Department

Opening Date: July 15, 2013

Closing Date: August 21, 2013 (Closing revised 07/29/13)

The City of Milan Police Department is accepting applications for a Temporary Full Time Dispatcher position

This is a temporary full time position with no benefits with a prospect of becoming permanent full time with benefits. Candidates must be flexible in terms of scheduling and must be willing to work all shifts, weekdays, weekends, and holidays.

Minimum Qualifications:
Be 18 years of age
Be a high school graduate or have a GED.  
Have no prior felony or serious misdemeanor convictions
Be a Michigan resident and U.S. Citizen
Possess a valid Michigan Driver’s License and a good driving record
Pass a comprehensive background, medical, psychological, and drug screen

Starting pay while in the FTO program:               $20,909.45
6 Months full time service:                                $24,830.30
1 year full time service:                                      $26,226.07
18 Months full time service:                               $28,232.52
*Prior experience will considered for starting pay*

Job responsibilities include but are not limited to:
All duties and assignments required of a regular-full-time Dispatcher with the City of Milan. Responsible for in-coming emergency and non-emergency calls via phone and radio. Enters and retrieves various information in the LEIN and Clemis computer systems. Prepares and maintains required records and reports on all calls received as to nature, time, car number, personnel assigned, location of request and by whom made.

Selection Process:
election by the Chief of Police after participating in an Oral Interview Panel and a Command Staff Interview.

Application Process:
Qualified applicants must fill out a City of Milan Job Application and forward it along with a recent resume.

City of Milan Police Department
Attention:  Chris Slay
35 Neckel Court
Milan, Michigan 48160

Applications can be found, downloaded, and printed by going to or they can be picked up from City Hall M-F from 8:00 am – 4:00 p.m.  Applications post marked after the July 31, 2013 closing date will not be accepted.