City of North Ridgeville

Employment Information

Employment applications are available in the Administrative Office at City Hall, 7307 Avon Belden Road, North Ridgeville, OH 44039, or you can download the application from the website.  Completed applications can be mailed or dropped off to the above location.  
All applications/resumes will be kept on file for up to 12 months.
Current Openings
Notice of Entrance Examination
Full Time Patrol Officer Class "D"
Full Time Firefighter/Paramedic Class "D"

Civil Service Commission is offering open, competitive written examinations to establish an eligibility list for BOTH entry level Patrol Officer Class "D" and entry level Firefighter/Paramedic Class "D" positions. Testing and applications will be accepted from Friday April 5, 2024 to Monday, May 27, 2024. Full Testing services for both positions of Patrol Officer Class "D" and Firefighter/Paramedic Class "D" are through National Testing Network (NTN). 

To register with NTN and schedule a test, go to and select "Find Jobs", then select either "Law Enforcement Jobs" or "Firefighter Jobs" and sign up for City of North Ridgeville. Application packets and specific information may be obtained at NTN, North Ridgeville City Hall Office of the Clerk of Council at [email protected] or by clicking the links below.

Zoning Inspector
Department: Building Division
Employment Status: Full time
Working Hours: Normal business hours
Salary: $60,708-$75,315
Application Deadline: Open until filled

Description: Under the general supervision of the Chief Building Official, the Zoning Inspector is a professional position with a high degree of independence and responsibility for assuring compliance of city zoning and property maintenance regulations. See the job description for more details. 

Qualifications: High school diploma or equivalent. Experience with municipal zoning, construction code compliance, public administration or related field preferred. The ideal candidate would possess working knowledge of due process requirements, private property rights and evidence collection. Must have great communication skills and work well with the general public. Must have a valid Ohio Driver’s License and ability to remain insurable under the City’s vehicle insurance policy.

To apply, send a cover letter, resume and completed application to Kim Lieber, AICP, Director of Planning & Development, 7307 Avon Belden Road, North Ridgeville, OH 44039 or by email [email protected]

Program Supervisor
Department: Parks and Recreation
Employment Status: Full-time
Working Hours: 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Salary: $40,145-$60,306 (salary commensurate with experience)
Application Deadline: Open until filled

Description: Oversees year-round recreation programs, classes, special events, and athletic programs with the purpose of improving leisure opportunities for residents of North Ridgeville. See the job description for more details.

Qualifications: Graduation from an accredited college with a bachelor’s degree in recreation administration, physical education, sports management or closely related field. One to three years of experience working in municipal parks and recreation departments or in a business or field of expertise directly related to providing parks and recreation service delivery. Any equivalent combination of experience and training that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities. Must possess a valid Ohio Driver’s license and must remain insurable under the City’s vehicular insurance policy; obtain First Aid and CPR Certification within six (6) months of employment.

To apply, send a cover letter, resume and employment application to: Kevin Fougerousse, Parks & Recreation Director, 7307 Avon Belden Road, North Ridgeville, OH 44039 or by email at [email protected]

Van Driver
Department: Office for Older Adults
Employment Status: Part-time (10-15 hours/week)
Working Hours: 8 AM-4 PM (hours may vary based on need)
Pay Rate: $13.16/hourly
Application Deadline: Open until filled

The Van Driver is responsible for operating a van to transport adults 60+ to medical appointments and routine shopping appointments. Some transportation assignments include taking older adults on various field trips that are longer driving distances (30-45 minutes one way). May assist with some light physical labor tasks at the center such as setting up/breaking down tables and chairs and transporting boxes to and from storage areas. See the job description for more details.

Minimum Qualifications: Completion of high school education or GED. This position requires the ability to problem solve, complete routine forms, follow safety practices and procedures, and to carry out instructions. Must possess a valid Ohio driver’s license and be insurable under the City’s insurance plan.

To apply, complete the employment application and submit to Emily Lockshine, Office for Older Adults, City of North Ridgeville, 7307 Avon Belden Road, North Ridgeville, OH 44039. 
Patrol Officer - Lateral Transfer
Salary: $65,936-$76,294
Now accepting applications for Lateral Transfer Patrol Officer. Click here for the application.

Employment Application
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