Career Opportunities

We are Hiring!

Make a difference!  We are currently searching for the right individuals to complete our Sheriff Office Team!  If you’re interested in corrections, please contact us for a private tour of the new state-of-the-art Branch County Jail. To apply, send applications (with resume) to: 379 Keith Wilhelm Drive – Coldwater, MI 49036, or email them to

Sheriff’s Office Application


Current Openings

Corrections Officer
  • Corrections Deputy duties job duties include: Supervising inmates, intake of new arrests, releases, inmate transport, several other daily tasks.
  • Starting hourly wage $19.10
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Insurance
  • Paid Vacation and Sick time
  • Retirement Plans/457 plans available
  • Corrections Academy Sponsorship
  • Reimbursement for Pre-Employment Testing available if hired
Road Patrol Officer
  • Road patrol duties include: traffic, traffic accidents, Handling criminal and civil complaints, and investigations, civil process, inmate transport.
  • Starting hourly wage $23.39
  • MCOLES certifiable
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield ins
  • Paid Vacation and sick time
  • Retirement Plans/457 available
Courthouse Security – Part time
  • Provides security for Courthouse
  • Part time 29.5 hours per pay period; Starting wage $18.52 per hour
  • Contact Undersheriff Keith Eichler for further information
  • High School Diploma or equivalency and must be MCOLES certified


Michigan Sheriff’s Coordinating and Training Council