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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  • 12/22/2014
  • Engineering Intern

    The City is accepting applications for summer internships in the Engineering Department. Interns will assist with GIS data entry, GPS data collection, water quality testing, municipal street or sidewalk work oversight, record retention, and other duties as assigned. Qualified applicants will have a driver's license, MS Word and Excel skills, familiarity with GIS, and the ability to walk across rough terrain and lift up to 50 pounds. The pay rate for this position is $10.00-$12.00 per hour depending on qualifications. Work schedule is Mon-Fri, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. Submit your application to HR@ci.kentwood.mi.us or fax to 616.554.0818 or mail to City of Kentwood, HR Department, 4900 Breton Ave. SE, Kentwood, MI 49518. The deadline to apply is 2/13/15. Drug-Free workplace. 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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