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City Employment

Interested in employment with the City of Reed City? On this page, we post opportunities when they are available. Please contact us for more information.


City of Reed City

The City of Reed City (Pop. 2425). Current Chief has retired after 16 years. Department consists of Sgt., 2 Officers, School Liaison Officer, part time officer clerk and seasonal snowmobile/trail officer with a July 1, 2019 to June 30, 2020 budget of $483,000. This is an “employment at will” position with salary and benefits set by City Council each year. The Chief reports to the City Manager.

This is a working chief whose duties include administrative, supervisory, budgeting, planning, training, coordinating, directing and community relations. Prefer 5 years law enforcement experience with command / supervisory experience. Must be computer literate; possess strong communications skills, and an ability to work with other jurisdictions. MCOLES certified. Degree a plus. Must pass physical exam, drug test, and criminal and personal background checks.

Send letter of interest, resume, references and salary requirements to City Manager, City of Reed City, 227 East Lincoln Avenue, Reed City, MI 49677 by 1/31/2020.

The City of Reed City is an equal opportunity employer.

Employment Application

Please use the application form found at the link below.

Reed City Crossroads

City of Reed City
227 East Lincoln - Map
Reed City, Michigan 49677
Phone (231) 832-2245

Reed City Area Chamber of Commerce
200 N. Chestnut Street - Map
P.O. Box 27
Reed City, Michigan 49677
Phone: (231) 832-5431