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213 South Main Street, Fostoria, Ohio

Email your completed application to: or mail completed application to:
​213 South Main Street Fostoria, Ohio 44830

Email your completed application to: or mail completed application to:
​213 South Main Street Fostoria, Ohio 44830


Street Department Worker:

Applications will be accepted until 1pm, Friday August 7, 2020.

The duties of the street Worker position are:
Operate all equipment in a competent manner Receive and respond to citizens’ concerns 
Must obtain a CDL 

Knowledge Skills and Abilities 
Ability to follow verbal & written instruction Communicate with the public in a professional manner Work in inclement weather 
Interest in staying current with industry technology Basic computer skills 


FIRE CHIEF of the City of Fostoria, Ohio
The City of Fostoria seeks a skilled and highly qualified individual to serve as the Fire Chief for the City of Fostoria Fire Department.  Serving the approximately 13,500 citizens of Fostoria, a unique community situated in three counties (Hancock, Seneca, Wood) in Northwest Ohio.  The ideal candidate will oversee a department of fulltime firefighters. The new chief will be responsible for the administration of all regulations and policies, setting the manpower schedule, and other activities.  The Chief will serve under the direction of the Safety Service Director, and will have responsibility for the organizational, operational, financial, and administrative functions of the Fire Department.           

A minimum of five (5) years of firefighting service at the Lieutenant rank or above; or an equivalent combination of education, training and life experience.  Must possess Ohio Fire Safety Inspection Certificate; Ohio Firefighter’s Certificate as per Ohio Revised Code; and a valid Ohio driver’s license with an acceptable driving record. 

Excellent management and leadership skills to be able to work collaboratively with staff, elected officials, and the community.

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Contact Information:
Resumes along with current salary history and/or salary expectation required must be received by 5pm, Friday August 21, 2020. Email to the Safety Service Director at or mail to City of Fostoria 213 South Main Street Fostoria, Ohio 44830. The City of Fostoria Fire Department is an equal opportunity employer.

The City of Fostoria strives to employ and retain the best possible candidates in order to provide quality services to the residents and visitors of our community. If you are interested in joining our team, please download the Employment Application and submit by mail to the address provided.
Our Police and Fire Departments operate under Civil Service Board rules and all qualified applicants must pass both the relevant civil service exam as well as any physical fitness/agility test.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. The City does not discriminate in its employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age or disability, or on the basis of any other characteristics which are prohibited by law.