Police Officer Qualifications

Applicants must conform to employment standards as set by the Michigan Commission on Law Enforcement Standards (M.C.O.L.E.S)

Applicants must at the time of submitting an application:

  • Provide a copy of your valid driver's license with no more than 3 current points on your driving record
  • Provide a copy of the certificate of successful completion of the M.C.O.L.E.S. Pre-employment Physical Agility and Reading/Writing Skills Test
  • Provide a current M.C.O.L.E.S. certification as certified or certifiable

Applicants must maintain M.C.O.L.E.S. certification for the duration of the hiring process. Must possess good moral character as determined by a favorable background investigation covering school, employment records, home environment, personal traits, and integrity. Applications must be picked up in the:
City of Wayne City Hall
3355 S Wayne Road
Wayne, MI 48184

An application form is also available on this website. Applications must be completed in their entirety and on file in Personnel by end of business day listed on each posting.  Applications can be submitted online to  jobs@cityofwayne.com  No resumes will be accepted without a City of Wayne written application form.

The City of Wayne does not discriminate on the basis of race color national origin sex religion age or disability in employment or the provision of services.