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City of Farmington Public Safety Department: Public Safety Officer Closing Date: March 1, 2023

The City of Farmington is currently accepting applications for the position of Public Safety Officer.   The City of Farmington is a 2.7 square mile city located northwest of the City of Detroit.  The department consists of 23 sworn officers who are all cross trained in police, fire and emergency medical response.  Qualified applicants will have attained a minimum of an associate's degree or its equivalent in credit hours if pursuing higher education.  Preference will be given to those applicants who are MCOLES Certified/ Certifiable, have obtained Michigan Fire Fighter I and II certification, and are certified as a Medical First Responder or higher medical training.  


  • $50,587 - $75,858. Four years to top pay, laterals will be considered
  • 12 hour shifts
  • MERS Defined Benefit Pension (FAC-3)
  • Retirement Health Care Savings Account (HSA)
  • 288 hours of vacation, including 12 holidays (at top seniority)
  • Long and short term disability
  • Very competitive educational incentives to include bachelors and masters degree
  • Health care (BCN)
  • All uniforms and equipment provided - including external vest carriers 
  • Annual uniform allowance 
  • Longevity Pay

Applications can be downloaded from: 

If you have any further questions please contact:

Deputy Director Bob Houhanisin
247-474-5500 x2238

The City of Farmington is an Equal Opportunity Employer - all applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex or disability.

Opening Date: 08/01/2022  
Closing Date: 03/01/2023  

Contact Person: Deputy Director Bob Houhanisin  
Telephone: 248-474-5500 Ext: 2238  
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