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:  

GIS ANALYST

Pay Range: $22.51 - $34.83, DOQ

The City of Xenia is seeking qualified applicants for a full-time GIS ANALYST. The successful applicant will be responsible for data editing, data collection, data documentation, data accuracy and map production for City Departments and creating, maintaining, updating, query, viewing and retrieving processed GIS data on multiple databases.

Qualified applicants will demonstrate the following:

  • The ability to edit geo-spatial data and maps with accuracy and precision;
  • The ability to edit procedures, data quality and metadata;
  • The ability to keep accurate records, maps and database information of City infrastructure; and
  • The ability to read and use zoning maps, quarter-section maps, plat maps, land use maps, single line maps and aerial maps.

Minimum Qualifications:

Associate's degree or equivalent course work at a technical or vocational school, in geographic information systems, geography, planning, landscape architecture, civil engineering, computer science, or a related field; or two years’ experience working with geographic information systems such as ESRI ArcGIS suite; or any equivalent combination of education and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.  Experience should include GIS data conversion and editing, GIS mapping, database management, spatial analysis and reporting.

Please send résumé and cover letter to the City of Xenia, Human Resources Department, 107 E. Main St., Xenia, OH 45385 or submit via e-mail to jpotter@ci.xenia.oh.us by Friday, January 29, 2021.

  Click HERE for the  full 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.