Can I submit a resume instead of an application?No, a completed application is required. You may also submit a resume in addition to your application to firstname.lastname@example.org
Do I have to be a resident of the City of Findlay in order to work for the city?Under most circumstances you do not have to be a resident of Findlay, however you are required to reside in Hancock County, or in any county adjacent to Hancock County Ohio.
The exception to this is elected officials, who are required to live in the City of Findlay. In addition, those employees appointed under the provisions of the Ohio Revised Code require residency in the City. These positions include:
Directors and heads of departments;
Administrative Assistants to elected officers;
the City Clerk;
Legal Assistants to the Law Director;
Bailiffs, constables, clerks of court and deputy clerks of court, official stenographers and other employees of courts;
Physicians, nurses, engineers, veterinarians, and surveyors, or other comparable professions which require licensing under the laws of the State of Ohio.
Does the City have seasonal employment opportunities?Yes, the Public Works Department (Street, Recreation, Parks and Cemetery) hires the majority of the seasonal employees. Other City departments also hire seasonal employees on a less frequent basis.
How do I apply for Police Officer and Firefighter job openings?
How long does Human Resources keep applications on file?If not chosen for the position you apply for, your application will be kept on file for one year.
How many jobs can I apply for?There is no limit to how many jobs you may apply to, as long as there is a separate application for each position.
How often does Human Resources advertise open jobs?As they become available
What employment benefits does the City offer?The City of Findlay offers a variety of employee benefits including:
Paid vacation (after completing one year of service)
Medical, dental, vision, and life insurance benefits
Free use of the City Gym for employees and dependents
What type of positions are available with the City of Findlay?The City provides employment opportunities in a number of diverse occupational areas. The City has positions in Public Safety, Recreation, Public Works and Engineering just to name a few.
Please check our Job Openings page for current positions we are looking to fill.
Where and how can I apply for a City job?
1. Applications for open positions can be completed and submitted through the City's Online Employment Application
2. Applications for open positions can be downloaded by clicking on Employment Applications Forms. Applicants can then print and complete the application.
3. Applications for open positions are available in the Mayor's Office.
See our Job Openings page for more details.
Where is the Human Resources Department located?318 Dorney Plaza, Room 310