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City of East Grand Rapids: Public Safety Recruit Closing Date: May 31, 2024

Under the supervision of the shift sergeant or staff sergeant with oversight by the public safety captains and broad oversight by the Director of Public Safety, protects life and property through the enforcement of laws and ordinances and the performance of general firefighting work.  Performs specialized duties under emergency conditions; performs a variety of housekeeping and maintenance chores; and performs related work as required. 

Under the supervision of the shift staff sergeant/sergeant, or detective sergeant with oversight by the public safety captain and broad oversight by the director of public safety, attends the designated police, fire, and medical first response academies in preparation to become a public safety officer. 

May perform a variety of administrative duties, training, housekeeping and maintenance chores, and related work as required while waiting to attend and attending various academies. 

It is expected that your employment will continue after graduating from the police, fire, and medical first response academies and passing the licensing exams for each discipline. After graduating from the police academy or fire academy and passing that academy's licensing exam, the public safety recruit will be promoted to public safety officer.

Apply herehttps://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/eastgr.