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Detroit Public Schools Community District: Public Safety Officer Closing Date: January 31, 2024

Under the direct supervision of a department shift sergeant or designee, the public safety officer is responsible for a multitude of responsibilities including but not inclusive of the following:  Enforcement of local, state, and federal laws, Detroit Public Schools Community District property and equipment. Investigation and documentation of crimes and incidents. Documents and presents evidence & provides legal testimony.

Minimum Qualifications: 

  • Must possess and provide evidence of a High School Diploma or GED Certificate at time of application.
  • Currently licensed or licensable as a police officer by the Michigan Coalition on Law Enforcement Standards (MCOLES) and be able to provide evidence to that effect. 
  • Must be 21 years of age and have access to an operating automobile; and able to work all three (3) shifts (day, afternoon or night), seven days per week; must be able to pass a medical examination and drug screening.

Must possess and provide evidence of a:

  • Valid Michigan Driver's License
  • Must request current print out of driving record from the Secretary of State?s office having no more than two (2) points.
  • Prior experience working with youth.