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 Hall at the Reception Desk or employment applications and applicable information can be downloaded.

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City of Xenia Position Announcements:  

Water Treatment Plant Operator I

PART-TIME

Hourly Rate: $22.79

The City of Xenia is accepting applications to fill a part-time Water Treatment Plant Operator I position. 

Applicants must possess a valid Ohio Driver’s License and remain insurable under the City’s vehicle insurance policy; and

Obtain Ohio EPA Class I Water Supply Operator Certification within two years or four test cycles from time of appointment; specific training certificates as required (e.g. OHSA Training). The City provides training to obtain the Water Supply Operator Certification.

Please pick up an application at the City Receptionist Desk, City Administration Building, First Floor, 107 E. Main Street, Xenia, Oh., 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday thru Friday or you may download the application and information below. Completed application can be dropped off in person or emailed to jpotter@ci.xenia.oh.us

The posting will remain open until filled.

Water Treatment Plant Operator I Job Description

Employment Application

Maintenance Worker

$20.88 to $26.49, Hourly

The City of Xenia is accepting applications to fill maintenance worker vacancies. 

This position is responsible for maintaining all City parks to include tasks ensuring safety and beautification, maintaining and repairing park structures and equipment, and performing a variety of tasks in operation and maintenance of the department. CDL is required within six months of employment and paid for by the City. 

 During the months of April 1st through October 31st this position is assigned to parks working a Tuesday through Sunday or Monday through Saturday schedule. 

 During the months of November 1st through March 31st this position is assigned to perform tasks in general maintenance working a Monday through Friday schedule. 

Please pick up an application at the City Receptionist Desk, City Administration Building, First Floor, 107 E. Main Street, Xenia, Oh., 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday thru Friday or you may download the application and information below. Completed application can be dropped off in person or emailed to jpotter@ci.xenia.oh.us

The posting will remain open until filled. 

Maintenance Worker Job Description

Employment Application

Emergency 9-1-1 Dispatcher 

Pay Range: $20.32 – $27.98

The City of Xenia is accepting applications for Communications Operator II (Emergency 9-1-1 Dispatcher). 

Please pick up an application at the City Receptionist Desk, City Administration Building, First Floor, 107 E. Main Street, Xenia, Oh., 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday thru Friday or you may download the application and information below. Completed application can be dropped off in person or emailed to jpotter@ci.xenia.oh.us

The posting will remain open until filled. 

Communications Operator Job Description

Employment Application

FIREFIGHTER/PARAMEDIC

LATERAL ENTRY

PAY RANGE: $57,812.85 - $74,374.29, DOQ

The City of Xenia is accepting applicants for lateral entry firefighter/paramedic positions. 

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 hold current CPAT (Candidate Physical Ability Testing) card or equivalent by date 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 an application 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

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. 

Employment Application

IAFF Collective Bargaining Agreement

Interesting facts about the Xenia Fire Division

POLICE OFFICER

LATERAL ENTRY

PAY RANGE: $26.34 - $36.27, DOQ

The City of Xenia is accepting applicants for lateral entry Police Officer positions. 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must be a citizen of the United States;
  • Must be at least 21 years old at time of appointment;
  • Must hold high school diploma or equivalent;
  • Must be certified as an Ohio Peace Officer;
  • 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 an application 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

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Employment Application

Police Collective Bargaining Agreement

Interesting facts about the Xenia Police Division

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.