City of Auburn Hills Job Openings

In an effort to improve the overall health of our workforce, the City of Auburn Hills adopted a policy against hiring tobacco users.  All applicants are subject to a nicotine test in the final step of the hiring process.  Those who test positive for nicotine from tobacco use may reapply for employment after six months.

Completed applications for all positions should be mailed to: City of Auburn Hills Human Resources, 1827 N. Squirrel Rd. Auburn Hills, MI 48326.  The City of Auburn Hills is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).

Employment Application

Building Supervisor
Employment Type:
Part-Time (10-12 hours per week)
$11.00 per hour

Supervises the use of the Community Center on a given shift, and assists in the planning, organizing, and implementation of community recreation programs for seniors, adults, and youth, including cultural arts, physical activities, special interest classes and summer programs.

QUALIFICATIONS: The candidate must be experienced, friendly, flexible, self motivated and able to work independently.  

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Management Assistant Internship
Employment Type:
  Part-Time (20-25 hours/week)
Salary:  $12.00 per hour

DESCRIPTION:  To provide the student with a broad introduction to management and to the function and role of the City Manager’s office in a complex municipal organization. The successful candidate will report to and work directly for the City Manager and Assistant City Manager.  The position offers a variety of work activities including but not limited to: budgeting, events management, community relations and business recruitment and retention activities, and data gathering and analysis.  No two days will be alike.  The work schedule is flexible to work around class schedules.

QUALIFICATIONS:  Applicants shall be current students in good standing at undergraduate or graduate level. Recent graduates seeking experience will also be considered, but must recognize the importance of the internship’s one-year duration. They shall be enrolled in or have completed a course of study in Public Administration, Business Management, Sociology, or Finance.  Undergraduates must have achieved a minimum of junior status and have completed coursework in the major. A student with above average skill in the use of Excel is preferred. Extensive interaction with both internal and external customers can be expected and thus, excellent written and verbal communication skills are required.

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Custodian - Community Center 
Employment Type: Part-Time (15-20 hours/week)
Salary: $11.00 per hour

DESCRIPTION: Must be able to perform a variety of highly detailed cleaning of offices, restrooms, common areas and community room. Hours are 4:00 p.m. - 10:00 pm. Thursday, Friday, Saturday with an occasional Sunday.

QUALIFICATIONS: The candidate must be experienced, friendly, flexible, self motivated, and able to lift a minimum of 50 pounds.

Applications are available at the front desk of the Community Center during normal business hours of 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. or by clicking on employment application in the Human Resources section of this website. EOE

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Fieldstone Golf Club
Employment Type: Seasonal and Permanent Part Time positions available
Salary: $8.50 - $11.00 per hour, depending on position

Fieldstone Golf Club is seeking individuals to fill the following positions immediately. Hours are very flexible!

Outside Golf Services and Golf Shop Staff  - Keep facility and/or golf service areas clean, organized and presentable at all times (restrooms, entrance ways, bag drop area, exterior walkways, storage areas, employee breakroom, employee restroom, golf car wash area, patio, veranda and golf car storage facility); maintains effective working relations with customers, merchants and employees; ppromotes and facilitates golf play and assists in the marketing of the facility.

Junior Assistant Golf Course Manager -
Performs a variety of professional and administrative assignments in planning, developing, scheduling, directing and implementing successful golf programs in all aspects necessary in operating a highly ranked golf course, clubhouse and practice facility.  Areas include but are not limited to all administration aspects, golf shop merchandising, marketing programs, promotions, golf programs and personnel services.

Please complete an employment application and mail to: City of Auburn Hills Human Resources, 1827 N. Squirrel Road, Auburn Hills, MI 48326 or via email at or call Gordon Marmion for more information at 248-370-9354.

Firefighter - Paramedic
Employment Type: Full-Time
Salary: $49,650
Deadline: September 25, 2016 – On-going if all positions are not filled

DESCRIPTION:  Protects life and property by performing fire fighting, emergency medical services at the level of a licensed Paramedic preferred, hazardous materials and fire prevention duties.  Maintains fire equipment, apparatus and facilities.  

QUALIFICATIONS: High school diploma or GED equivalent, Must be 21 years of age or older at time of employment, Must possess or be able to obtain by time of hire, a valid State driver's license without record of suspension or revocation, No felony convictions of disqualifying criminal history, Must be able to speak, read and write the English language, Prefer Two (2) years’ experience as a licensed firefighter and Paramedic, Completion of MFFTC Firefighter II, Hazardous Materials Operations, Drivers Certification Training, Incident Command System, Must possess Michigan Department of Public Health EMT or Paramedic License and Must meet City residency requirement within 90 days. 

Compensation plan includes employer funded 401(k), vacation, comprehensive medical and retirement health savings plan. EOE

At the time of application ALL applicants must have completed the following:
1.  Employment Application
2.  Candidate Physical Ability Test - CPAT
3.  EMPCO standard entry level written firefighter test 

Applicants can register for the CPAT at:
Applicants can register for the EMPCO written test at:

Applicants will also be subject to the following hiring process:
1.  Auburn Hills profile assessment
2.  Oral board panel
3.  Top candidates – Administrative interview
4.  Background check
5.  Physical / Drug Screen / Nicotine testing
6.  Psychological exam

Please complete an employment application and mail with required materials to: City of Auburn Hills Human Resources  1827 N. Squirrel Road, Auburn Hills, MI 48326 or via email at

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General Maintenance - Department of Public Works
Employment Type: 
$18.32 - $20.21 per hour depending on qualifications and experience

DESCRIPTION:  Performs a variety of unskilled or semi-skilled maintenance work, and operates a variety of equipment in the construction, operation, repair, maintenance, and replacement of City water, sewer, street, and storm drainage facilities and systems.  Also maintains City grounds, parks, rights-of-way, and buildings.

QUALIFICATIONS:  Education and Experience: Graduation from high school or GED equivalent, and Two (2) years of experience relating to construction, maintenance, or repair. Applicants should have some computer experience relating to Public Works activities in areas of software maintenance programs, RF telemetry, SCADA, GIS and work reports.

Necessary knowledge, skills and abilities:Knowledge of equipment, facilities, materials, methods and procedures used in maintenance, construction and repair activities, and possess a mechanical aptitude. Skill in operation of some of the listed tools and equipment, including appropriate computer skills. Ability to perform heavy manual tasks for extended periods of time; Demonstrated ability to climb ladders and enter manholes, vaults and narrow openings; Freedom from fear of high places and confined spaces; Willingness to work outside in extremely hot, damp and/or cold weather.

Ability to work safely; Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing; Ability to read and interpret construction plans; Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with other employees, other departments and the public;  Must possess proven integrity; Ability to understand and carry out written and oral instructions.

Please complete an employment application and mail to: City of Auburn Hills Human Resources  1827 N. Squirrel Road, Auburn Hills, MI 48326 or via email at

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Police Officer
Employment Type: Full-Time
Starting Range: $48,464 to $59,426 DOQ
Salary Range:   $48,464 to $72,509 plus an excellent benefit package

QUALIFICATIONS: Applicants must be 21 yrs. of age and have a minimum of an Associate's Degree with a Bachelor's Degree preferred.  Foreign language skills a plus. Applicants must possess a valid Michigan driver's license and must be MCOLES certified.   

Please submit the following information with your completed Employment Application to: City of Auburn Hills Human Resources  1827 N. Squirrel Road, Auburn Hills, MI 48326
  • College Transcripts
  • MCOLES Certification
  • Resume 

Click here to see the Police Officer job description.
For further details on wages and benefits click here for the POLC - PO & PSO Union Contract.