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Sandusky County Employment

How to Apply for a County Job

Sandusky County Human Resources only accepts applications for positions that are currently posted. 

If an individual wishes to apply for a posted position, they must submit a completed application and EEO form  to the Sandusky County Human Resource Office by the deadline. To apply, complete the employment application below, save it to your local computer, attach and email the completed document to [email protected]. Applications can also be submitted by fax to 419-334-6104 or in person to Sandusky County Human Resources, 622 Croghan Street, Fremont, Ohio 43420. Sandusky county does not catalog applications or resumes for future openings. 


***Applications and EEO forms are also available at the Human Resources Office, 622 Croghan Street, Fremont, Ohio 43420***
Current Job Openings as of May 14, 2024

Wraparound Facilitator (Family and Children First Council) Full-Time - The Wraparound Facilitator works in partnership with youth, their families, and local partners to facilitate high fidelity wraparound services, with the goals of the youth maintaining safety in the home, school, and community. The Wraparound Facilitator utilizes a strengths-based, youth and family driven treatment approach to facilitate collaboration between all team members to ensure the youth/family's success. The Wraparound Facilitator is responsible for engaging the youth and family to provide care coordination, such as developing the family story, identifying underlying needs, building effective teams, facilitating monthly team meetings, and collaborating with team members weekly to monitor the youth and family’s progress. DEADLINE: June 15, 2024 or until filled.

Housekeeper I (Facility Mgmt) Full-Time - Performs routine and semi-skilled cleaning of County buildings and facilities (e.g., sweeps, dust mops, waxes and wet mops floors; vacuum carpets and floor mats; washes walls, windows, woodwork, doors, mirrors, beds, furniture, etc.; dusts and shines furniture; moves and rearranges furniture; hangs and takes down curtains; cleans and sanitizes bathrooms, kitchens and other facilities; restocks restroom supplies; empties trash receptacles; etc.); travels to assigned County building(s).  Cleans and maintains general orderliness of utility areas (e.g., slop sinks, supply areas, etc.); maintains utility cart and other equipment; ensures adequate supplies and equipment are on hand; secures building by locking doors and windows. Maintains records of work completed.  DEADLINE:  May 8, 2024 or until filled.

Engineer In Training (Sanitary Engineering) Full-Time
- Establishes organizational goals and objectives; Communicates, implements and develops Rules and Regulations, policies and procedures; Supervises employees in the operation of the office; Schedules work assignments and maintenance work orders. Countywide comprehensive planning; Evaluates data, determines project priorities and recommends projects for improvement; Prepares and reviews plants, specification and contract documents; Performs project cost estimates, recommends assessment allocation and determines rate schedules; Prepares Ohio EPA Permit To Install and Grant/Loan applications; Reviews bids and quotes for improvements, equipment and repairs.  DEADLINE:  May 07, 2024 or until filled.

IT Specialist (IT) Full-Time
- Assists with the following; design, installation, set up and maintenance of computer network systems; installs and maintains operating systems, hardware, and software; adds and deletes users to network and maintains list of current users; sets up mailbox accounts for users; troubleshoots and resolves operating problems on the network; provides service to all computer network users; sets standards for software used by offices; installs virus protection programs on all computers; performs updates of all software for the users; maintains records of software applications on computers and updates performed; trains all users on operation of computer. Performs miscellaneous duties; attends training sessions, seminars, and meetings, as required; safeguards confidential information at all times.  DEADLINE:  April 24, 2024 or until filled.

IT Administrative Assistant (IT) Full-Time
- Answering the telephone and greeting county departments and vendors to elicit information ensuring inquiries are directed to the proper destination; managing the IT employee’s work calendar to ensure time management; arranging and prioritizing appointments based on priority; completing project tracking for the department; composing routine correspondence; reviewing documents for accuracy; operating and maintaining office equipment.  Sorting, opening, and forwarding department mail to proper destination.  Assisting in maintenance and updating basic IT related databases; working with county departments and vendors for equipment quotes; obtaining purchase orders; and ordering equipment.  Deadline:  April 24, 2024 or until filled.  

Maintenance Worker I (Engineers) Full-Time
- Performs manual and semi-skilled labor duties: assists with maintenance, construction and/or repair of highways; Operates various equipment used in highway and bridge maintenance, repair and construction projects to perform rough grade level work on an intermittent basis.  Performs janitorial work and upkeep of the county roads (plowing snow, mowing grass, potholes, and other various repairs).  Performs general maintenance and minor repair on equipment operated (e.g. checks and replaces fluid, lubricates moving parts, changes oil and tightens belts); assist mechanics with equipment repairs.  DEADLINE:  April 30, 2024 or until filled.

Corrections Officer (Sheriff) Full-Time - Conducts security inspections of facility as assigned; inspects assigned areas, cells and inmate living areas for presence of contraband and security; inspects incoming and outgoing inmate mail. Performs intake processing (e.g., receiving, booking, photographing and fingerprinting persons committed to jail); prepares various inmate records; searches newly committal and work release inmates entering and leaving facility; releases inmates as required; returns personal property; checks all records of incarceration to ensure completion, correctness; forwards for file storage. Distributes medication to inmates as directed; continuously monitors inmates' activities to ensure well-being and health.  Deadline:  Until position is filled.

Social Service Worker 2/3 (DJFS) Full-Time
- Team members provide safety assessments and case management, counseling, and supportive services to abused, neglected and/or dependent children and their families. Our team works closely with our strong community partners. Team members ensure child safety, permanency, and the well-being of families. Our team members are highly adaptable to change, flexible, and creative to meet multiple deadlines and want to make a difference in the lives of children and families in Sandusky County. Additional details can be described in an interview. Deadline:  March 13, 2024 or until position is filled.

Male or Female Juvenile Detention Officer Full-Time or Part-Time - This entry-level professional position performs duties related to the detention of juvenile offenders in a secure facility.  NO EXPERIENCE OR DEGREE REQUIRED.  If applying for the part-time position, please note on the application and every effort will be made to assign those in part-time to a specific shift on specific days.  Deadline:  Posted until position is filled.

District Technician (Soil & Water) Full-Time
- Responsible for providing technical assistance on conservation and natural resource planning and development initiatives.  Provides technical and engineering assistance to Sandusky County residents and units of government.  Assists with agricultural and residential group drainage projects; Conducts engineering surveys, soil/site investigations, recommends needs and feasibility.  Records filed notes; prepares designs for review and approval; checks construction phases and inspects completed projects.  Deadline:  March 1, 2024 or until filled.  

Social Services Worker 4 - Treatment Foster Care (DJFS) - Full-Time - This specialized position will be responsible for working closely with potential and licensed treatment resource families.  This will include targeted recruitment and tracking of treatment and family foster/adoptive homes by various means and methods including, but not limited to, social media blitz, public campaigns, and advertising.  This position will be responsible for coordinating, planning, and hosting community awareness and orientation events.  This position will process and track all foster/adopt inquires; responding with a follow up phone call within 24 hours, when possible, and no later than 3 business days to set up face-to-face contact to discuss foster care and adoption and provide the information.  Deadline:  January 8, 2024 or until filled.

Housekeeper II (Facility Management) Part-Time
- Performs routine custodial tasks, e.g., delivers stock to various locations; picks up supplies; sweeps, dust mops and wet mops floors, washes walls, windows, doors, mirrors, etc.; cleans and sanitizes bathrooms, kitchens and other facilities; moves and rearranges furniture; hangs and takes down curtains; empties trash receptacles.  Operates high-speed buffer, power scrubber and wet/dry vacuum for stripping, waxing and buffing of facility floors; assists supervisor with scheduling of floor refinishing.  Deadline:  December 13, 2023 or until filled.

Communications Deputy - Full-Time (Sheriff's Office) - Answers telephone and radio requests for assistance and information; relays information by radio, telephone to proper or selected agency or jurisdiction; receives complaints and prepares reports; operates and maintains audio recording equipment for all communications equipment.  Requests and receives information on various law enforcement and criminal record data.  Maintains log of all communication traffic and activity; documents times of all dispatching, arrival times, actions advised and departures.  Deadline:  June 5, 2023 or until filled.

Road Patrol Deputy-Sheriff's Department-Full-time-Patrols assigned area to maintain order, responds to emergency calls and citizen complaints, enforces traffic laws. Deadline to apply is 04/28/2022 or until filled.

Paramedics and EMTs-EMS-Full-time-Provides emergency medical assistance and advanced life support in conjunction with an M.D., D.O. or physician advisory board. Deadline to apply is September 3, 2021 or until filled.




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