City of Gibraltar

Hiring – Police Officer (Full-Time)

Gibraltar Police Department ~ Police Officer (Full-Time)

(Lateral Hire up to 2 years prior Police Experience)

Opening Date: 03/09/2023

Until Filled

CONTACT PERSON: Chief Rick Tanguay

TELEPHONE: 734-676-1022   EXTENSION: 215



The Gibraltar Police Department is accepting applications for the position of Full-Time Police Officer. The Gibraltar Police Department is a community oriented department with a mission of providing the residents of Gibraltar with exemplary police services. Officers are expected to be dedicated, committed and maintain a high standard of police professionalism both on and off-duty. Officers are expected to attend and successfully pass Basic Emergency Medical Training once hired. (Paid for by the department)   


To perform responsible law enforcement and patrol work; regulate traffic, protect life and property and prevent crime and disorder; to provide assistance at the scene of accidents and other medical emergencies; work on rotating shifts; participate in investigating criminal law violations occurring within the City limits, obtain evidence and compile information regarding these crimes, prepare cases for filing of charges, testify in court, and related activities; carries out duties in conformance with Federal, State, County, and City laws and ordinances.

This position requires substantial contact with the general public, court officials, and other City officials in the performance of police operating activities.

Starting salary                                                    $46,833.03

Lateral Pay 1 year of Prior Police Experience     $52,158.50

Lateral Pay 2 years of Prior Police Experience   $59,154.41

Defined benefit retirement plan


The Gibraltar Police Department is currently looking to fill one full-time police Officer positions. Lateral Pay up to 2 Years with prior Police Experience.

Applicants must have the equivalent of an associate’s degree and have completed training or attending an accredited police academy to become MCOLES certifiable.                                                            

Minimum qualifications of applicant:

Individuals with interest in applying for the positions need to provide a current resume and employment application which can found at Resume and application can be submitted electronically, or in person, to Chief of Police Rick Tanguay at the Gibraltar Police Department.

Chief Tanguay can be contacted at, 734-676-5229, and at:

The City of Gibraltar is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, religion, age, disability of other factors prohibited by law.

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