The City of Avon Lake is an equal opportunity employer. You need not be a resident to apply for any position vacancy. If a position becomes vacant, it will be posted in the job listings links on the website. Positions will also be advertised.

Applications are available on the second floor of Avon Lake City Hall, 150 Avon Belden Road, Avon Lake, Ohio 44012.

Applications are accepted only for vacant positions and must be received no later than the specified deadline date. Applications and other necessary documentation is required before applicants will be interviewed. Applications will be kept on file for one year.

Drop or mail applications to:

City of Avon Lake
Human Resources Department
150 Avon Belden Road
Avon Lake, Ohio 44012
Mon-Fri, 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM (except holidays)

If you are selected for employment, you will be required to present proof of identity and eligibility to work in the U.S. as required by the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986. For certain positions you may be required to undergo Civil Service testing and a pre-employment physical. Following any conditional offer of employment you will be required to undergo drug testing.


Current Open Positions:

Full-time, Temporary Seasonal Laborers

The City of Avon Lake Public Works Department is accepting applications for full-time, temporary seasonal laborers for the autumn leaf collection season.  Applications are available at the Public Works Service garage office, 750 Avon Belden Rd, Avon Lake, OH or under the Quick Links tab by clicking HERE.

Part-Time Human Resource Director

The City of Avon Lake is seeking candidates for a part-time Human Resource Director. The Human Resource Director is under the direction of the Mayor, this employee shall recommend and develop the Human Resource Department goals, plans and priorities. The employee shall recommend, develop and implement various human resource policies and procedures in areas including personnel selection, evaluation, training, compensation, recordkeeping, compliance, and other areas as needed. This employee shall assist the Mayor and Council as needed in employee and labor relations matters including, but not limited to, grievances, arbitrations, and negotiations. This employee shall perform other human resource functions as needed.

The qualifications for this position is a Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university in Human Resource Management or Business, or at least four (4) years of responsible human resource experience in a position involving Human Resources; or an equivalent combination of education and experience which provides skills and abilities necessary to perform the job.

The qualified candidate shall have skills and abilities in dealing with Worker’s Compensation; Unemployment Compensation; health care and other benefits; labor relations in a union environment; and management.

All letters of interest and resumes must be submitted no later than October 14, 2019. Please submit resumes to: Mayor Greg Zilka, City of Avon Lake, 150 Avon Belden Road, Avon Lake, Ohio 44012

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