Human Resources

A Better Place to Work


The City of East Grand Rapids is committed to providing its employees with a better place to work. Our employees are provided with a great work environment, opportunities for development and training, and excellent compensation and benefits. East Grand Rapids’ employees are recognized, valued, and respected for the hard work they do every day. 

How to Apply


To view our current openings and to apply, visit our career opportunities page. To be considered for a position, all candidates must complete an employment application and submit it to the Human Resources Department

Volunteer and Temporary Job Opportunities


The Parks and Recreation Department frequently hires volunteers and temporary employees for various sports and recreational programs and special events.  To inquire about working for the  Parks and Recreation Department, contact their department at 616-949-1750.  

Volunteers and seasonal employees will be subject to a criminal background check prior to starting work.

Drug Free Workplace 


The City of East Grand Rapids is a drug free workplace.  

Equal Opportunity 


The City of East Grand Rapids is an equal opportunity employer.