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Ferris State University: Public Safety Officer Closing Date: February 20, 2024

The Public Safety Officer is a sworn law enforcement position which involves protecting life and property, and the preservation of peace and good order through the enforcement of laws, ordinances, and policy. Duties include responding to emergency and non-emergency police calls for service, responsibility for performing assigned police work of varying degree of difficulty, utilizing community-oriented/problem-solving techniques which include community engagement, resource development, the enforcement of laws and ordinances, crime prevention, detection and investigation, apprehension of violators, and other related police functions.


  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Possession of a valid driver's license
  • Applicants must be currently MCOLES licensable as a police officer as defined by MCOLES at time of hire


To apply and view the full job description, click the following link: Applicants requiring accommodation or assistance completing an application/participating in the hiring process should contact Human Resources at (231) 591-2150 or