Police Cadet Recruitment (Part-Time)


Police Department


Open until filled

Position Objectives:

A City Employment Application, Resume, and Cover Letter must be turned in at Norton Shores City Hall or email to Cpl. Jacob Brace at Jacob.Brace@mcd911.net



This position is perfect for Criminal Justice students seeking experience and practical skills. With schedules that can be modified to the needs of College students, opportunities exist for part-time work, both year-round and seasonally. During the traditional school year, Cadets will primarily work in the front office in a customer service capacity. From Memorial Day to Labor Day (peak season), Cadets will help conduct proactive patrols the City’s park system. Internship credits can also be earned with participating Universities/Colleges.  


Duties can include (but are not limited to):

  • Customer Service at the police lobby
  • Records management
  • Patrol City Parks
  • Enforce City Ordinances
  • Seasonal and year-round opportunities available