Job Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in working for the City of Xenia. The City operates under Civil Service rules and regulations (PDF) 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 Administration Building 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 cover letters and resumes for a GIS Internship position.  The position will assist the engineering and public service departments with improving GIS data and utility maps.  

Click HERE for more information. 


The City of Xenia is accepting Police Officer applications.

Lateral Entry: If you hold a current Ohio Peace Officer Training Certificate and have experience working for an approved law enforcement agency, you may submit an application without sitting for the Civil Service exam.

Lateral (Certified) Application Packet

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 Administrative Services (HR) 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 Administrative Services Department at 937-376-7273.

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