Current Notices & Job Openings

CivilThe City of Barberton provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws.

Current Job Openings

Seasonal: Parks and Recreation

Application Deadline: April 29th, 2022 or until spots are filled

Pay: $11-$13.50 – Pay rate will be determined based on job title and experience

Time Frame: May 31st, 2022 - September 30th, 2022

Work Schedule:  Estimated 25-30 hours per week. Seasonal workers may seek up to 40 hours week pending department needs. Some evenings and weekends may be required.

The Seasonal Parks Employee will assist in the planning, implementation and execution of recreational programs in The Barberton Parks and Recreation Department. Seasonal employees will get the opportunity to work with programs including Youth programs, Summer Concert Series, Sports Complex, and Special Events. Employees will be expected to attend trainings associated with their job responsibilities, which may include paid travel.  


  • Assist with the execution and implementation of youth programs
  • Assist with fundraisers and special events
  • Assist with youth and adult sports 
  • Perform administrative duties associated with the Barberton Parks front office and senior center 


Minimum Qualifications

  • Experience with youth, paid or volunteer
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills
  • Able to work a flexible schedule which may include evenings/weekends
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Clear Background Check
  • May be required to lift and move equipment up to 30 pounds

Preferred Qualifications

  • CPR/First Aid Certification
  • Experience or interest in boating/watercraft activities
  • Management or supervisor experience

 Application Information: Please submit your resume along with a cover letter and references to: 

Kate Walsh, Special Events Coordinator at

Current Exam Notices:

Construction Inspector: Part-time

The City of Barberton is accepting resumes for a part time Construction Inspector. This position will evaluate, inspect, and provide oversight with construction plans and project specifications. Salary: $18.73 per hour.

Minimum Qualifications: Five years of prior managerial experience working with construction projects. Associate or Bachelor's degree in Planning, Construction Management, or other related discipline is preferred. Will accept equivalent experience, training and certifications in construction management, construction inspections and, acting in the capacity of a street or utilities manager within the State of Ohio or local government therein.


A completed City of Barberton employment application and resume must be submitted to by 4:00pm, Monday, July 11, 2022 or sent US Mail to:

City of Barberton 

Attn: Michelle Wolfe

576 W. Park Ave. Room #102

Barberton, OH 44203


Firefighter/Paramedic Civil Service Examination