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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 September 20
, 2023

Kennel Worker I - Part-Time - Maintains and cleans kennel; mops floors; cleans restrooms and showers; cleans and disinfects kennel area; washes feeding pans; feeds and waters dogs; transports animals to local veterinarian; performs periodic inspections of facility and equipment.  Assists with maintaining records and reports; enters dog tags on computer; collects fees for selling dogs, dog tags and releasing impounded dogs. Performs other routine clerical duties.  Deadline:  September 27, 2023 or until filled

Staff Attorney (Prosecutor's Office) - Full-Time
- Under the direction of the County Prosecutor or designee, this position is primarily responsible for performing professional legal work in preparing for prosecution and disposing of cases in the Sandusky County Courts, Juvenile Court, and Common Pleas Court.  Individual caseloads will be assigned based on current staffing levels.  This position has a high degree of autonomy and must demonstrate an ability to work directly with law enforcement, courts, and administration.  The successful candidate must possess impeccable organizational skills.  This position may be on-call outside of normal working hours and is expected to assist law enforcement personnel, as needed, at any time of any day.  Deadline:  September 26, 2023 or until filled.

Legal Secretary/Social Services Worker 1-Leagal Aide - Full-Time
 - Responsible for preparing typed copies (i.e., regular/legal documents – show cause, motions, pleadings, je, complaints, general correspondence) from rough written copy, oral instructions, proofs copy and makes corrections.  Work with the courts to set up hearing dates and times, schedule appointments for attorneys, maintain attorney’s appointment calendar, makes phone calls to witnesses concerning changes in times or dates of court hearings or appointments, performs other clerical-type duties as assigned.  Assist in tracking legal timelines for subsequent filings, hearings, motions, etc.  Process and track initial discovery compliance for court involved cases, which may include reviewing information for completeness.  Will be trained on intake/screening duties for Children Services.  Deadline:  September 22 or until filled.

Social Service Worker 2-3 - Investigator Full-Time
- Responsible for investigating/assessing complaints of abuse, neglect and/or dependency, as well as providing initial counseling and supportive services to abused, neglected and/or dependent children and their families.  Work closely with outside agencies and be a part of building strong community partners.  Should be able to assess safety and present fresh ideas to unique situations that arise.  Must be able to ensure child safety, permanency, and the well-being of families.  Must be highly adaptable to change, meet multiple deadlines and want to make a difference in the lives of children and families in Sandusky County.  Deadline:  September 12, 2023 or until fille.

Social Services Aide Full-Time
- This worker will be responsible for transporting of clients (including children) to schools, clinics, doctor’s offices, foster homes, residential centers, etc., conducting drop-ins on families and children, supervising visits between children and their families, instructing and assisting clients with their parenting skills, personal hygiene, housekeeping, budgeting, etc., and performing limited clerical functions as directed.  Further responsibilities will be defined later in the selection process.  The successful applicants must be willing to work some evenings/weekends/holidays and must be able to lift up to 40 pounds.   Deadline:  August 28, 2023 or until filled.

Juvenile Detention Officer - Full-Time/Part-Time - NO EXPERIENCE OR DEGREE REQUIRED. Want to make $40-$50 Grand a Year, with full government benefits? (Health Insurance, PERS Public Retirement, Sick Days, Vacation Days, Holiday Pay, Uniforms Provided, No Union Dues, and more.) Pay starts at $20-$22 per hour, depending on shift (being $41,600-$45,760 a year, before any over-time, holiday pay, etc...), increases after a 6-month probation, and then goes to $21-$23 per hour after one year (being $43,680-$46,840 a year, minimum). This entry-level professional position performs duties related to the detention of juvenile offenders in a secure facility. Applicants must be 21 years of age or older and have a valid Ohio driver’s license. Functions include performing intake/release procedures, observing/monitoring residents, preparing meals, running the Control Room, observing visitation, recreational activities, light maintenance, clerical functions, laundry tasks, and security checks. If applying for part-time status, please note that on the application, and every effort will be made to assign those in part-time status to a specific shift, on specific days.  Applications open until all positions filled.

Maintenance Worker I (County Engineer) Full-Time - Performs manual and semi-skilled labor duties: assists with maintenance, construction and/or repair of highways; applies stone, tar, gravel and asphalt to road surfaces; replaces, erects and installs guard rails and fences; cuts brush, grass and trees; shovels backfill; removes trash and refuse; constructs, repairs and maintains catch basins, culverts and bridges; builds headwalls and piling; removes and installs new bridge decks, flooring, supports rails; Operates various equipment used in highway and bridge maintenance.  Deadline:  September 8, 2023 or until filled.

Probation Officer (County Courts 1 & 2) Full-Time
- Supervision of active and inactive probation caseload, warrants, diversion, expungement, pre-sentence investigations and assistance with bond supervision and pretrial court caseload when necessary; Attends court hearings and makes recommendations on bond at arraignment and probation violations as required; Manages and submits payroll for Judge’s approval.  Deadline:  July 21, 2023 or until filled.

Female 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:  July 20, 2023 or until filled.

Housekeeper II Part-Time - 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 to apply July 07, 2023 or until filled.

Deputy Clerk (Common Pleas) Full-Time - Woodville - Scans files into computer to enable judges to review cases on computer instead of physically pulling files.  Performs other clerical functions; files paperwork after scanning; ensures accuracy of work; assists general public with inquires; responds to routine and sensitive inquiries and complaints from officials, attorneys, general public, etc.  Receives and processes all documents for new and pending cases involving civil, small claims, criminal, court of appeals, etc.; prepares journal entries of judgements, assignments, dockets, numbering, indexing, jacketing, etc.; issues writs, warrants, subpoenas, certification of judgements, releases, pre-trial and hearing notices, commitment papers, etc.; records and issues all receipts.  Deadline:  June 7, 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.

Deputy Clerk, County Courts (Clyde) - Full-Time - Receives and processes documents for civil, small claims, traffic criminal and Court of Appeals; issues writs, warrants, summons, subpoenas and other court orders; schedules hearings and sends notices; prepares commitments to jail.  Prepares and computes court cost bills; collects fees, fines and bonds; records and issues receipts; reconciles cash book with receipts, deposits and disbursements; prepares reports.  Performs general clerical functions.  Deadline: December 27, 2022 or until position is 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.

Corrections Deputy-Full-time-Sheriff's Department-Conducts security inspections of facility, performs intake processing; prepares various records. Deadline to apply is April 12, 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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