The following job opportunities are available with Kent County.  To apply, visit www.accesskent.com/jobs

Buyer

  • County Administration Building 300 Monroe Avenue NW Grand Rapids
  • Full-time – $23.82 hourly
  • Category: Administrative Assistant / Accounting and Finance / Legal / Warehouse / Management / Miscellaneous / Purchasing / Customer Service / Marketing / Organizational Development / Grants Administration / Business / Communications / Office and Administrative Support
The successful candidate will provide excellent customer service, be detail oriented and have good technical skills which will be used to provide guidance and support to departments in the purchasing of a variety of materials, supplies, equipment and services. Will work within es

County Police Cadet

  • Sheriff Department 701 Ball Avenue NE Grand Rapids
  • Temporary – $11.72 hourly
  • Category: Corrections / Law Enforcement / Security
This is a cadet training position with the Kent County Sheriff’s Department.  The position is responsible for a variety of entry level duties within Corrections, Law Enforcement, and the Communications Center.  Duties may include answering telephones and greeting visitors at the Sheriff Department…

Corrections Officer

  • Sheriff Department 701 Ball Avenue NE Grand Rapids
  • Full-time – $24.18 hourly
  • Category: Corrections / Law Enforcement / Security / Criminology
Prior to completing the application, please read the following information carefully: Examination through Empco, Inc : A written exam must be completed successfully in order to be considered for an interview. To register for the written examination or for more information….
  • Emergency Comm. Operator I

    • Sheriff Department 701 Ball Avenue NE Grand Rapids
    • Full-time – $17.80 hourly
    • Category: Dispatch / 911 Telecommunications
    In order to be considered for this position, an assessment test must be completed. After submitting your application, please monitor your email for further instructions. PLEASE NOTE: If you completed the assessment within the past year (from date of application), you will NOT need to take it again. Kent County is seeking candidates in the challenging, yet rewarding, career of public safety communications. This customer-focused position will answer a variety of police and non-police related inquiries. The successful candidate will be required to quickly obtain necessary information to determine the nature of the call and to properly respond and determine a probable course of action….
  • Emergency Comm. Operator II

    • Sheriff Department 701 Ball Avenue NE Grand Rapids
    • Full-time – $20.62 hourly
    • Category: Dispatch / 911 Telecommunications
    In order to be considered for this position, an assessment test must be completed. After submitting your application, please monitor your email for further instructions. PLEASE NOTE: If you completed the assessment within the past year you will NOT need to take it again.

 

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