Gratiot County Employment Opportunities


Thank you for your interest in employment opportunities with Gratiot County Government. With approximately 140 employees, Gratiot County Government is one of the larger employer in the County. Opportunities for employment exist in law enforcement, criminal justice, clerical, administrative and other areas under the umbrella of county government.

Under Michigan Law, applicants must request confidentiality. Resumes of finalists will be subject to public disclosure.  EOE

All employees of Gratiot County are subject to mandatory electronic funds transfer (direct deposit) for payment of salary.

Gratiot County positions offer an excellent, comprehensive benefit package and retirement plan. Gratiot County Government is an equal opportunity employer; and it is our policy and commitment to not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, age, color, national origin, height, weight, marital status, religion, disability, or veteran status in our employment policies in accordance with pertinent state and federal regulations.

Gratiot County is an equal opportunity employer.

We wish you success in your employment seeking efforts. 

What You Need to Know About Applying:

Applications are only accepted for open positions.

Apply directly to address listed with each posting.

Applications are not kept on file. Each open position must be applied for separately with a new application or resume. 

If deadline is given, applications/resumes must be in the designated office by close of business on the day of the deadline.

All applications are reviewed by the hiring department. The hiring department will decide which candidates to interview and will contact the applicant directly if selected for an interview.

Gratiot County Employment Opportunities:

Procurement and Inventory Specialist

Gratiot County is seeking an organized, detail oriented individual to fill our Procurement and Inventory Specialist position. This person will perform centralized procurement, inventory management and contract management for Gratiot County work units. This person will also maintain general office supply inventory. Strong analytical skills and detail orientation along with excellent verbal and written communication skills are required.

For a complete position description, please click here. To apply, please submit the county application along with a cover letter (limit two pages in length) describing:

1. Your experience with and knowledge of procurement.
2. Experience that demonstrates your organizational abilities and attention to detail.
3. Experience with writing documents and analyzing cost data.
4. Three professional (not personal) references who can attest to the experience and skills you describe.

This position will begin at 20 hours per week and may eventually increase to 30 hours per week.  Salary will begin at $14.70 per hour

Applications will only be received electronically at Application packets are due by 4:30 p.m. on June 22, 2018.

Corrections Officer

The Gratiot County Sheriff's Office is seeking applicants to fill Part-Time Corrections Officer positions. These positions entail flexible hours that include evenings, weekends and holidays. Criminal justice training and/or Corrections Certification is preferred however not required to start.  Starting wage is $15.01 per hour.

Applicants will be required to complete psychological and physical testing meeting the Michigan Sheriff’s Coordinating and Training Council standards prior to employment.  For more information on the testing requirements, visit the Michigan Sheriff’s Coordinating and Training Council website.

Resume and application must be received to be considered. 

Please submit application and resume to Lt. Joseph Vozar, Jail Administrator via email at, or U. S. Mail 226 E Center St, Ithaca, MI 48847 or in person.

Applications for these positions will be taken until June 29th, 2018. EOE.

Employment Application:

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