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Thank you for your interest in employment with the City of Jonesville!  Applicants for positions with the City must submit a signed Employment Application Form, which can be found in the Quick Link section.  Please carefully review each posting for additional application requirements.  Only complete applications will be considered.

Full-Time Police Officer and Part-Time Police Officer
The City of Jonesville is seeking a positive, self-motivated, conscientious individual to serve as a police officer. The City has an immediate opening for one full-time and one part-time officer.  These shift work positions are responsible for providing police services to the residents of the City of Jonesville, performing a wide variety of law enforcement/community activities.

Successful candidates must be MCOLES certifiable, a high school graduate, and possess a valid Michigan driver’s license. Associate’s degree in criminal justice or related field is preferred. Testing consists of written exam, oral interview, background investigation, physical examination, including drug screen.

This position is well suited for new officers as well as police officers with previous experience who want to work in a friendly, small town environment. All equipment, including ballistic vest is furnished.

Full-Time Compensation/Benefits:  Pay range:  $19.15hr-$24.99hr; starting pay DOQ.
Comprehensive benefits package provided:
High Deductible Health Insurance plan (1,350/2,700), 10% premium co-share
Vision and Dental Insurance, 20% premium co-share
Pension ICMA 401(a) defined contribution – City contribution equal to 5% of wages, with an employee contribution of 5, 7 or 10%
Optional ICMA deferred compensation and Roth IRA
Disability $1,500/mo. benefit, 20% premium co-share
Life Insurance policy provided - $50,000 benefit
Optional cancer and accident coverage
Paid holidays, earned vacation, sick and personal leave
Part-Time Officer Pay Range:  $16.51 - $19.68/hr; starting pay DOQ
Send a letter of interest, detailed resume, City of Jonesville job application form, together with five (5) professional/personal references with phone numbers to:  
City of Jonesville
Attn: Chief Mike Lance
116 W. Chicago Street
Jonesville, MI. 49250
Email submissions will be accepted at

Qualified applicants will be scheduled for an iterview upon receipt of the above required information as these positions are currently open. 

The City of Jonesville is an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, gender or disability in its programs or activities. 

Closing Date: Open until filled

Volunteer Firefighters
The City of Jonesville is seeking applications from individuals interested in serving this community.  Prior experience is not required.  The City will provide all training and equipment.

Some of the duties of a Jonesville Firefigher:

  • Respond to any fire - Structural, Vehicle, Wildland, Etc.
  • Vehicle and Personal Injury Accidents
  • Gas and Odor Investigations
  • Hazmat Incidents
  • Citizen Assists: Animal Rescue, Etc.
  • Electrical Wires Down
  • Community Events
  • Fire Safety Education Events

Volunteer Firefighters are paid for each call, meeting, and training session that they attend.  Firefighters are not expected to leave work if their regular employment does not allow.

Interested applicants should submit a completed application form to:

Jonesville City Hall
265 E. Chicago Street
Jonesville, MI 49250

Contact any Jonesville City Firefighter of City Hall for more information about the Department and this opportunity.

Equal Opportunity Employer
The City of Jonesville is an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, gender or disability in its programs or activities.

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