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:

LABORER AND MAINTENANCE WORKER 
CIVIL SERVICE EXAM

The City of Xenia is accepting applications to establish an eligibility list for maintenance and laborer positions. All vacancies (full-time, part-time and temporary) will be filled from this list.

Applications and additional information about the duties and responsibilities of the positions 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 - Friday or you may download the application and information below. Completed applications must be received by the City Human Resources Department, same address, prior to 5 p.m, Monday, April 3, 2017.

Click HERE for the application.

Click HERE for position and exam information. 


SEASONAL CODE ENFORCEMENT OFFICER
HOURLY RATE: $15.00

The City of Xenia is accepting applications for a seasonal Code Enforcement Officer. This position will assist the Planning Department with performing code enforcement services such as responding to complaints and inspecting property for code compliance. Applicants must be available from approximately April 1st through approximately October 31st.

Applicants must possess a valid Ohio driver's license and be insurable under the City's insurance policy.

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

Click HERE for the application. 

SUMMER STREETSCAPE and PARK MAINTENANCE
PAY RANGE: $13.00 HOURLY

The City of Xenia is accepting applications for summer employment for streetscape and park maintenance. Applicants must possess a valid Ohio driver's license and be insurable under the City's insurance policy. Applicants seeking a career or degree in Botany, Horticulture, Forestry or related field preferred. 

Applications are available at the City Receptionist Desk, City Hall, First Floor, 107 E. Main Street, Xenia, Ohio, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., Monday thru Friday or you may download the application below. 

The application period will remain open until the positions are filled.

Click HERE for the application. 


PART-TIME EVENING
FACILITY & GROUNDS ATTENDANT
PAY RANGE: $10.00 HOURLY

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

This is an evening position with hours from approximately 5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m., Monday thru Friday and flexible hours every third Saturday.

Applications and additional information about the duties and responsibilities of the positions are available at the City Receptionist Desk, City Hall, First Floor, 17 E. Main Street, Xenia, Ohio, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., Monday thru Friday or you may download the application and information below. 

This position will remain open until the vacancies are filled. 

Click HERE for the application.

Click HERE for the complete Facility & Grounds Attendant job description.

FIREFIGHTER/PARAMEDIC
Lateral Entry:

Qualifications:

  • Must be a citizen of the United States;
  • Must be at least 18 years old at time of appointment;
  • Must hold high school diploma or equivalent;
  • Must be certified with the State of Ohio as a Level II Firefighter;
  • Must be certified with the State of Ohio as a Paramedic;
  • Must be able to obtain Fire Safety Inspector certification within six months of appointment;
  • Must hold current CPAT (Candidate Physical Ability Testing) card at time of appointment;
  • Must hold a valid Ohio driver’s license and be insurable under the City’s insurance;
  • Must be of good character with a good credit rating and no police record of arrests for a felony or a misdemeanor involving violence or moral turpitude.

Qualified applicants may submit cover letter and résumé via mail to Jackie Potter, Human Resources Department, 107 E. Main Street, Xenia, Ohio 45385 or via email to jpotter@ci.xenia.oh.us.  

Lateral entry wages are determined based on experience and years of service. If you have specific questions about lateral entry, please contact Jackie Potter, Human Resources Director, at 937-376-7273 or via email at jpotter@ci.xenia.oh.us

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.