The City of Wayne is currently accepting applications for the purpose of establishing a Fire Fighter eligibility list.  Applicant must be a citizen of the United States, (Birth Certificate or Naturalization Papers required at time of application). High school diploma or GED (presented with applications); Minimum qualifications include State of Michigan Advanced Life Support/Paramedic license within a year of hire, and successful completion of Fire Fighter I and II Firemanship Courses and Conference of Western Wayne (C.W.W.) Written and Physical Agility Testing.  Proof of all the above must be submitted with application.  Possession of current, valid Michigan driver’s license and an excellent driving record with no more than three (3) point on current driving record.

Applications are available at the City Clerk counter, 3355 S. Wayne Rd.  Wayne MI 48184 o at our web site   : departments/personnel   Application must be completed in its entirety and on file in the Personnel Department   No resumes will be accepted without written application form.  Application will be accepted through April 30, 2020.  Applications after deadline will not be considered.

The City of Wayne is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age or disability in employment or the provision of services. 



     Police Officer - Recruit

 (Police Academy Sponsorship) 


The City of Wayne is accepting applications for Police Officer Recruit (Police Academy Sponsorship). This position is for non-licensed applicants. Candidates who are hired for this position will be sent to a 17- week Michigan Police Academy to begin in July of 2020. Upon successful completion of the Police Academy, the recruit will be promoted to entry level Police Officer and must complete the City of Wayne Police Department’s Field Training Officer program.

Qualifications include at a minimum:

a.   Must be a U.S. citizen, 21 years or older at time of graduation from  the academy.

b.    Associate Degree required upon graduation of police academy. Must provide documentation.

c.    Must have a valid Michigan driver’s license and good driving history.

d.    No felony convictions and/or disqualifying criminal history.

e.    Possess good moral character as determined by a favorable, comprehensive, and extensive background investigation covering school and employment records, home environment,and personal traits and integrity.

f.    Available to work nights, weekends, holidays, and on an overtime basis.

g.    Ability to successfully pass background investigation, psychological evaluation,interview process and drug/alcohol screen.

h.   Must take and pass the EMPCO test to be considered for employment and provide proof of successful completion at the time of application. Details about exam are available at https:/

i.   Must have passed the M.C.O.L.E.S reading, writing and physical fitness tests and provide proof of successful completion at the time of application.

j.  You must be available for the entire training academy and pass the MCOLES State Licensing Exam for police officers at the end of the academy.


Applications may be picked up at City of Wayne City Hall, 3355 South Wayne Road, Wayne, MI 48184. An application form is also available on our website : departments/personnel Applications must be completed in its entirety and on file in the Personnel Department by March 23,2020. No resumes will be accepted without written application form.


Close Date: March 23,2020