(989) 354-9830 sheriff@alpenacounty.org

Whether you are looking for a career for the first time, changing careers or returning from military service, deciding what career is right for you can be confusing. The right choice can offer you the right opportunities; professional advancement, a rewarding work environment, diversity in job options, service to your community and attractive benefits.   At the Alpena County Sheriff’s Office we understand that these opportunities are an important part of your career building plan.

The Alpena County Sheriff’s Office is committed to providing the highest quality police service and protection to our residents and visitors of Alpena County.  We are looking for career seekers who understand problem solving, critical thinking, are disciplined, good communicators, display integrity, honesty and commitment, want to make a difference and have a desire to serve their community.

If you feel that we are a good match, we can offer you a variety of exciting and challenging career opportunities that make a difference in the community in which you work, live and play.

Currently accepting applications for the following positions:


Full-Time Deputy Sheriff (Road Patrol)

Opening Date: 02/01/2021
Closing Date: Until Filled


The Alpena County Sheriff’s Office is currently accepting applications to fill a full-time Deputy Sheriff (Road Patrol) position.


The current first-year base salary is $41,912 with a 7 year progressive wage increase up to $52,000, plus healthcare, retirement benefits, and overtime opportunities.


QUALIFICATIONS (General requirements include, but are not limited to):
Candidates must be MCOLES licensed or eligible for licensing.
Must pass a drug screen, physical, psychiatric exam, and background investigation
Possess a valid operator’s license
At least 21 years of age
Be a United States citizen


Employment applications can be found on the Alpena County website. This application must be completed prior to consideration.
Website: www.alpenasheriff.com or www.alpenacounty.org. Print the application HERE:  Application

Application, resume and cover letter can be hand delivered or mailed to :


Attn: Sheriff Steven J. Kieliszewski
Alpena County Sheriff’s Office
320 Johnson St
Alpena, MI 49707


Correctional Officer

Starting Salary: —
Full time/shift varies
Date posted: 05/26/2020
Requirements: Resume, Cover Letter and Job Application
Deadline: Until filled
For more information: gagnons@alpenacounty.org / 989-354-9835
Alpena County Sheriff’s Office Application