2017 Employment Application


Vandalia Accepting Applications for Public Works Technician

The City of Vandalia is seeking a skilled, energetic professional to join its multi-skilled Public Works team. Committed to exemplary service, technicians are responsible for all aspects of public works construction and maintenance–streets, curbs, sidewalks; water, sewer and storm infrastructure.  They drive trucks, mow, plow snow and operate equipment; perform guardrail work, grave opening and closing, leaf and large trash collection, painting and installation of traffic markings and devices, etc.

            Applicants must be 18, hold high school diploma or GED and demonstrate 1-2 recent years’ experience in outdoor work, vehicle and equipment operation and/or heavy labor for extended periods.  They must be available for periodic overtime–nights, weekends, holidays. Those with prior public works experience may be considered first.

            Candidates must obtain Class A CDL with tanker endorsement within six months of appointment.  Those with a current, valid Class A CDL with tanker endorsement will receive preference.  Due to occasional emergency call-out, selected candidate must reside in Montgomery County or adjacent county upon appointment. 

            Candidates will undergo interviews, extensive background investigation; DOT physical/drug screen.

            Starting rate is $17 per hour; outstanding fringe benefits.

            IMPORTANT qualification instructions and applications available at the receptionist’s desk, 333 James Bohanan Memorial Drive, on the City of Vandalia website, www.vandaliaohio.org or by CLICKING HERE.

Deadline is 5 p.m., Monday, March 6. Vandalia is EOE; ADA compliant.


Vandalia Accepting Police Officer Applications

With a tradition of service excellence, the nationally-accredited Vandalia Police Division is accepting applications from energetic and skilled professionals who would like to serve our community and citizens as Police Officer.

            Applicants must be 21 by March 6, 2017.  They must possess or obtain, upon appointment, a valid Ohio driver’s license, Ohio Peace Officer and Ohio Emergency Medical Responder certifications. Chosen candidates must reside within Montgomery County or in an adjacent county to include Butler, Warren, Greene, Clark, Miami, Darke or Preble.

            Current Vandalia Police Officer starting salary is $56,811 with generous benefits.

Review and obtain IMPORTANT QUALIFICATION INSTRUCTIONS and applications on our website www.vandaliaohio.org, or at the Municipal Building, 333 James Bohanan Memorial Drive.

For a complete list of qualifications and application instructions, CLICK HERE.

All application materials– including a personally composed, handwritten letter of interest— must be submitted in person or by U. S. Mail no later than Monday, March 6 at noon.  Applications will NOT be accepted electronically. 

First round interviews will be held in early-mid March.  Final candidates must pass an extensive background investigation, truth verification, psychological and physical/drug screening.

Vandalia is an EOE; ADA compliant.  Women/minorities encouraged to apply.


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Want to be considered for a part time seasonal position in 2017? Click HERE for the 2017 Profile Form

If you are dependable, hardworking and enjoy serving others, the City of Vandalia would like to hear from you!  Through February 17, 2017, Vandalia is recruiting part time and summer seasonal employees for the areas of Parks and Recreation, Facilities Maintenance, Public Works and Cassel Hills Golf Course and Swimming Pool.  Additionally, the Vandalia Fire Department welcomes part time applications year ‘round.

The City will NOT be holding an on-site Job Fair at the Rec Center in 2017

Part-time, 2017 SEASONAL (Summer/Early Fall only) positions that may be available in the Parks and Recreation and Public Works Departments and at Cassel Hills Golf Course include the following:

Ages 14 and older:  Youth Sport Official, Sports Complex Concessionaire

Ages 15 and older:  Cassel Hills Pool Lifeguard (requires certification), Swim Lesson Aide, CHP Front Desk Attendant 

Ages 16 and older: Swim Lesson Instructor, Pool Maintenance, Park/Facility Maintenance, Golf Maintenance, Golf Course Operations

Ages 18 and older: Summer Camp Counselor, Part Time Public Works Technician

Ages 19 and older: Golf Snack Bar Attendant (age 21 preferred) 

Part-time, year ‘round positions available periodically at the Vandalia Rec Center, in our Facilities Maintenance and Fire Divisions include jobs like the following:

Ages 15 and older:  Climbing Wall, Swim Lesson Aide, Lifeguard (requires certification) and Fitness Center Attendant,

Ages 16 and older: Birthday Party Attendant, Childcare Attendant, Buildings Custodial, Swim Lesson Instructor, Gymnasium Attendant

Ages 17 and older: VRC Front Desk Attendant     

Ages 18 and older: Aerobics & Fitness Instructor (requires certification), Facility Coordinator, VRC Custodial, and Fire and EMS staff (certification required).

Prospective candidates must complete our Candidate Profile, available on the Vandalia website, www.vandaliaohio.org, at the Vandalia Rec Center or at the Vandalia Municipal Building. Completed forms must be mailed or delivered to the City of Vandalia—attention City Manager’s Office, 333 James Bohanan Memorial Drive, Vandalia, OH  45377 or emailed to jtrick@vandaliaohio.org. Deadline for profile submission is February 17, 2017, 10 p.m. Candidates who apply by February 17 will be considered before any late applicants.  

The City of Vandalia is an Equal Opportunity Employer and ADA compliant.



The Vandalia Parks and Recreation Department is recruiting lifeguards with current American Red Cross certifications in Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED
or equivalent Vacancies exist NOW!

Specific shifts needing filled are

Monday through Friday
5:45 to 11 a.m.
3 to 6 p.m.
As well as anytime on weekends

$8.75 – $9.00 depending upon experience

Interested applicants should contact Steve Trick at the Vandalia Recreation Center, 1111 Stonequarry Road, Vandalia Ohio or by calling or emailing
415-2338; strick@vandaliaohio.org

The City of Vandalia is an EOE and ADA compliant.