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Grosse Pointe Farms DPS: Public Safety Officer Closing Date: December 31, 2022

Public Safety Officer

General Statement of Duties:

Performs general police and fire control work as a member of a combined police-fire unit; does related work as required.

Minimum Qualifications:

MCOLES Physical Test Certification

MCOLES Written Test Certification

Current MCOLES law enforcement officer license or, if fire certified, have an associate’s degree.

High School diploma or equivalent

Minimum of 60 college credits with a “C” average.  College may be waived for prior military service with current MCOLES license.

Be 21 years of age at the time of application.

Be a U.S. citizen

Have no felony convictions

Possess a valid driver’s license

Be free from any physical defects or chronic diseases that may impair a law enforcement officer's performance or endanger the lives of others.

Possess good moral character / free from drug dependency

If required, must be able to pass the firefighters’ agility test

Be eligible to be certified as a firefighter l and ll.  Certification is preferred but not mandatory.  

Meet all minimum standards mandated by the Michigan Commission on Law Enforcement Standards and the Michigan Firefighters Training Council. 

Please submit your resume for interview consideration. An official application will be provided later for those passing the interview board.  

Please submit information to:

Deputy Director Andy Rogers
90 Kerby Road
Grosse Pointe Farms, MI 48236

The City of Grosse Pointe Farms is an equal-opportunity employer.


Opening Date: 11/29/2022
Closing Date: 12/31/2022

Contact Person: Deputy Director Andy Rogers
Telephone: 313-885-2100
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