Job Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in working for the City of Xenia. The City operates under Civil Service rules and regulations and accepts employment applications and resumes only when positions are available. We do not accept unsolicited applications and/or resumes. Employment application packets can be picked up at City Hall at the Reception Desk or employment applications and applicable information can be downloaded.
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City of Xenia Position Announcements:

The City of Xenia is accepting applications for the following positions:

PAY RANGE: $73,465.60 - $108,638.40, DOQ

The City of Xenia is seeking an experienced, dedicated and innovative Assistant City Manager. The desired candidate will conduct himself or herself in a way that demonstrates servant leadership with integrity, fiscal responsibility, and respect, and is one who desires to achieve personal and professional excellence. Qualified applicants will have experience in several of the following areas: human resources, budget/fiscal management, performance measurement, project management, team building, strategic planning and customer service. Experience with or understanding of public safety operations and public utilities is beneficial. Strong interpersonal and communication abilities are essential. This position requires any combination of education and experience equivalent to possession of a master's degree in public administration, business administration or a related field or discipline, two (2) years of management and supervisory experience; or combination of education, training and/or experience. Please submit a resume, cover letter and four (4) references by Friday, July 28, 2017 to City of Xenia, Human Resources Department, 107 E. Main Street, Xenia, Ohio 45385 or via email to

PAY RANGE: $22.07 - $32.66, DOQ

The City of Xenia is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Engineer Technician. Qualified candidates will have an associate's degree from an Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET) accredited institution in Civil Engineering Technology or related field, and minimum of three (3) years site construction experience; or any equivalent combination of education and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities. The right candidate will conduct themselves in a manner that demonstrates a desire to serve the public with excellence and integrity and respect and who desires to achieve personal and professional excellence.

Candidates must have computer skills with functional use of standard Microsoft applications, email and the internet; and functional knowledge of AUTOCAD and ArcView.

Ohio EPA Class I Wastewater Collection Systems and Water Distribution Systems licensure preferred. 

Please send resume and a cover letter to the City of Xenia, Human Resources Department, 107 E. Main Street, Xenia, Ohio 45385 or submit via email to by Friday, July 7, 2017.

PAY RATE: $13.00 Hourly

The City of Xenia is seeking qualified applicants for facility and grounds attendant positions. This position is responsible for performing tasks to ensure the cleanliness and presentation of City facilities and grounds. Applicants with a high school diploma or equivalent; and experience in cleaning residential or commercial buildings preferred.

Applications are available at the City Receptionist Desk, City Administration Building, First Floor, 107 E. Main Street, Xenia, Ohio, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., Monday thru Friday or you may download the application below. This posting will remain open until filled. 

Facility & Grounds Attendant Job Description

The City of Xenia is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage application from minorities, women, and disabled veterans. 


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Downloading & Printing an Employment Application
The Employment Application (PDF) available for download is a computer fill-in form that was created in Adobe Acrobat format, which is also known as a Portable Document File (PDF) format. To fill out, view, and/or print the application, you need an Adobe Acrobat Reader installed on your computer. The Adobe Acrobat Reader is a free program, which can be downloaded from the Adobe website.

Important Note: If you choose to fill out the application when it appears on your computer screen in the Adobe Acrobat Reader program, any data you enter onto the application form cannot be "saved", but it can be printed. When you close the application form, the data you entered will be deleted. Therefore, if you choose to fill out the employment application form on your computer, be sure to print a copy before closing the program. Further, be sure to sign and date the application and associated forms where applicable.

Completed Applications
Once completed, the employment application can be used to apply for employment opportunities during an application period for a specific position as advertised above by the City of Xenia. Where possible, please print the application as a two-sided copy. Please include other documentation as required for the specific position in which you are applying. Now you are ready to download, view, and/or print the application.

You may mail or hand-deliver your signed and completed application and applicable documentation to the Human Resources Director (must be received on or before the posted closing date).

Should you have any questions about the online Employment Application or the job opportunities posted above, please contact the Human Resources Department at 937-376-7273.

Again, thank you for your interest in working for the City of Xenia.