Local Job Postings

Part-Time Firefighter

  • Job Number: 4334
  • Date Posted: July 13, 2018
  • Application Deadline:
  • Company Name: City of Oberlin
  • Address: 85 S. Main St.
  • City: Oberlin
  • State: OH
  • Zip: 44074
  • Telephone: 4407757217
  • Fax: 4407764840
  • Fax:
  • Web Address:
  • Contact: Diane Ramos
  • Full-time or Part-time: Part Time
  • Days & Hours: Varies
  • Type of Work Environment:
  • Public Safety
  • Responsibilities / Skills Needed: The City of Oberlin Fire Department is accepting applications on a rolling basis for Part-Time Firefighters. Duties include skilled firefighting work in combating, extinguishing and preventing fires and providing rescue services to protect life and property. Work also involves driving equipment when specifically assigned and routine maintenance of fire department equipment, apparatus, and quarters.

    Applicants are required to pass a timed agility test conducted by the Oberlin Fire Department. Please see the “Application Process” section of the application packet for further information.

    Minimum Qualifications: Must be 18 years of age or older. Must possess a High School diploma or equivalent, valid Ohio Driver’s license and proof of insurability. Must be a U.S. citizen or have legally declared intention of becoming a citizen and must be able to successfully pass a criminal history background check and a medical exam upon appointment. At appointment and during tenure, applicant must maintain residency or employment within a 5 mile radius of Oberlin City Hall. Prior experience, and/or training in basic firefighting or emergency medical care, is desirable, but not required.

  • Pay Range: $15.00/Hour
  • Position Offers: Retirement
  • Position Requires: Background Check, Drug Test, Skills Test
  • Apply for this position: Apply Online, Apply in Person, Via Email

Additional Information:

Applications and full job description are available at and at Oberlin City Hall 85 South Main Street, Oberlin, Ohio 44074.

Applications may be returned via email to:

Or mailed to:
City of Oberlin Human Resources Department
85 South Main Street
Oberlin, Ohio 44074