Employment Opportunities

We are currently accepting applications for the following positions.  Open positions are listed below.  

How to apply

To apply for a position, please complete an Employment Application  and, either by printing it out and mailing it or by saving the filled pdf to you computer for email, submit it to the Human Resources Department. You may submit a cover letter and resume to apply for a position, however, for most positions an Employment Application is preferred.


Disclaimer: Applications for non-posted positions are not retained.

The following documents are in Adobe Acrobat format. If you do not have a copy of Adobe Acrobat Reader, you can download a free copy by clicking the logo to the left.

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  • 10/31/2014
  • Police Officer

    The City of Kentwood is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Police Officer. As part of a hiring consortium, EMPCO, Inc. will be administering the pre-employment exam to determine eligible candidates. Applicants must successfully complete the written exam by December 4, 2014 and be MCOLES certifiable by hire date. Those interested please visit www.empco.net for details on test dates and locations, and minimum requirements. Final determination for employment is subject to the policies and procedures of the City of Kentwood Police Department. Testing with EMPCO is the only requirement to be considered for the position(s). Employment applications are not needed or accepted. EOE.

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  • 10/06/2014
  • After School Program Site Coordinator

    This position is responsible for the planning, organization, implementation, and evaluation of the 21st CCLC summer and after school programs. Please see the attached job description for complete details. An application (found on this page), should be completed and scanned and emailed to HR@ci.kentwood.mi.us, faxed to 616.554.0818, or mailed to City of Kentwood Human Resources, 4900 Breton Ave. SE, Kentwood, MI 49518. EOE

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