Accepting Applications for Full-Time Police Officer Position


The City of Silver Bay, located on the North Shore of Lake Superior, is accepting applications for the position of Full-Time Police Officer within the Police Department. The primary function is to patrol city streets, enforce laws and ordinances, and conduct investigations.  All applicants must provide a copy of their current Minnesota P.O.S.T. license with the application, a copy of their Minnesota P.O.S.T. eligibility letter, or at minimum be P.O.S.T. eligible at the time of appointment.  A comprehensive background investigation with medical and psychological examinations is required as a condition of employment.  This is for a full-time position with competitive wages and benefits. The 2021 full pay rate is $24.50 – $30.62/hour, depending upon qualifications and experience, with full pay rate achievable within one year. The 2022 full pay rate is $31.12/hour. Applications and full job description are available upon request at City Hall, 7 Davis Drive, Silver Bay, MN 55614 or by clicking here.  Required city applications with original signature must be returned to the City Administrator preferably by 4:00pm on October 15th, 2021; however, applications will be accepted until the position has been filled.  Resumes and cover letters are considered a supplement to the required city application.  EEOE/AA.