Park Maintance/Street Department 


The Village of Paulding is currently seeking an individual to fill a part-time seasonal position with its Park & Utility Department. This position is a 29 hours or less per week from April 2018 until November 2018 at the rate of 12.50/hr. Requirements include a high school diploma or equivalent. Job-related experience is a plus. Applications will be accepted until position is filled.

Under the supervision of the Street Department Supervisor
Mow all parks (LaFountain Park, Reservoir Park, McGuire Park)
Drag all baseball fields
Keep fences free of weeds and grass
Line and paint grass and fields as scheduled before each league game
Will advise and replace needed supplies such as mulch, stone, light bulbs, toiletries, etc.
Will keep wood chips around playground equipment and inspect playground equipment on a weekly basis and report any problems to their supervisor and repair broken items
Will do a daily pick up of litter on all park grounds
Will service and supply restrooms and shelter houses
Will be responsible for repairs to fences, bleachers, etc. as determined by their supervisor
Will make sure that trash receptacles are placed at the proper site to be picked up on the designated day by garbage contractor and after the trash receptacles have been emptied, they must be placed back in their pre-determined locations the same day
Mow the Paulding pool grass area (inside and outside the fence) as needed
Chalk whiffle ball field when needed
Check Port-a-Johns every day, hose out/sweep weekly, supply as needed
Pick up down limbs, maintain trees, cut down trees if needed
Keep all grilles clean
Replace basketball nets as needed
Inspect, report, and repair damages to playgrounds
Mow reservoir and assist with other mowing duties as directed by Supervisor
Assist the Street Department as needed when directed to do so by the Supervisor or Village Administrator
Will maintain/replace pools pumps
Will fill the pool when needed
Will install shade canopies when needed
Will winterize the pool restrooms, hot water heater, etc. when needed
Will mow the W/WWTP
Will paint fire hydrants
Will maintain cemetery graves (till, seed, straw)
Will help street department when needed

Manager, Lifeguards, Concession Staff

Village Office phone number for reference:  419-399-4011
The applications are available now to apply for the 2018 pool season.
We will be hiring managers, lifeguards and concession staff.
*Our goal is to be fully staffed by late March and into early April so that we can open on time and have the appropriate training accomplished in order to have a knowledgeable staff that is ready to enjoy a fun experience for the summer.  There will be "on site" training in knowledge of how the pool operates along with specific responsibilities per your job description.  All employees will work with a "team mentality" in order to have a successful season beginning to end.
We plan to be open more hours, continuing later into the afternoon, including some evenings with special "swims" and activities.
We will have swimming lessons.
*Employment for lifeguard positions is contingent upon Lifeguard Certification or Re-Certification.
First-time Lifeguard Certification Classes are held in April at the Van Wert YMCA.
Lifeguard Recertification Class Schedule consists of 1 day per month on May 6th.
*See attached schedule if you are interested in applying for a Lifeguard position.
Those classes are funded at your expense and are required in order to secure a Lifeguard position at the Paulding Water Park.

We are also looking to hire 1 or 2 managers for the 2018 Season.  We are in search of adults that are looking for an interesting and fun full (1 adult) or part time (2 adults) position. 
Experience working with youth and possessing organization skills is a must.
Concession staff applicants should possess fundamental math skills and have an attitude geared towards excellent customer service.

**Please apply early!!  The summer swim season is fast upon us!!
You may drop the application off at the village office on Main Street (near the library) or mail it in to 116 South Main Street, Paulding, Ohio 45879.
The Village of Paulding, Ohio, is taking applications for a Village Administrator.


This is a professional and administrative position in the development and coordination of Village functions and programs.  Duties include, but are not limited to, communicating goals, objectives and programs to Village departments and to the general public and in the development and implementation of special programs and projects.  The salary will range from $40,000-$46,000 depending on qualifications and experience.


The following duties are normal for this position.  These are not to be construed as exclusive or all-inclusive.  Other duties may be required and assigned.

Assist the Mayor, Council Board, and Commissions in the establishment of current and long range objectives, plans, and policies.  Attend Council meetings, committee meetings, staff meetings, and other meetings as necessary.

Performs management analysis, conducts surveys and prepares research reports and other policy documents to serve as a basis of action by the Village Administrator.

Develops and updates the demographic and economic profile of the Village.  Coordinates the Special Census process.  Prepares and maintains information on utilities, taxes, zoning, transportation, community services, financing tools, etc.

Assist Finance Director with finance-related activities and projects relative to capital development planning, financing, purchasing, and human resources.

Follows safe work practices.

Performs special projects as assigned.

Must live in the Village of Paulding or willing to relocate.


Computer skills, able to read maps, and have three (3) years related experience; or equivalent combination of training and experience that provides the following knowledge, abilities and skills:

Four year college degree in Business or Public Administration or equivalent.

Two year supervisory experience, preferably in municipal government.

Knowledge of public administration and its application to local government.

Knowledge of the principles and objective of urban management, public finance, and economic development.

Ability to plan, initiate, direct and supervise.

Ability to communicate effectively, orally and in writing.

Ability to maintain records and prepare reports.

Possess a valid driver’s license.


Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.  Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.


Ability to exercise the judgment, decisiveness and creativity required in situations involving the direction, control, and planning of entire program or multiple programs.

Ability to solve practical problems and apply functional reasoning in synthesizing information and functions in activities such as leading, controlling, managing, supervising and teaching.


Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations.  Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals.  Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.

Applications are available for pickup at the Village Utilities Office, or by emailing a request to  Applications will be accepted until position filled.  The Village of Paulding is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  To apply, please submit application and resume to: 116 S. Main St., Paulding, Ohio  45879, or by email to the above mentioned address.

Village of Paulding
116 South Main St. , Paulding , Ohio 45879