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Employment Opportunities

 Kathy Gamber, Human Resources Manager 


Employment Application*

(Copies may also be obtained from the receptionist at City Hall.)

*This application may not be used for full-time police officer or firefighter positions. When a Civil Service exam is advertised, please follow directions carefully. 

Boards, Commissions and Volunteer Application
(Copies may also be obtained from the receptionist at City Hall.)


Current Openings:

Technology Advisory Committee Members

The Council responded to the need for a Technology Advisory Committee and passed Ordinance 108-2020 for the creation of said committee on 12.22.20.

The Technology Committee shall make recommendations to the Council on matters pertaining to analyzing various technology avenues and processes which may be implemented by Council and the City Administration for the betterment of the citizens of the City, and shall advise the Council and City Administration on recommended purchases of technology equipment and services.

The Committee shall consist of five members, three of whom shall be appointed by the Council and two of whom shall be appointed by the Mayor; all of whom shall serve terms of one year; and all of whom shall be eligible to continue to serve on such committee by continued appointment of the Mayor or Council, with no limit on the number of terms.

The Committee shall meet at least monthly. Meetings shall be open to the public. This is a volunteer opportunity to serve your community.

For a more detailed list of the organization and expectation of the committee, see Ordinance 108-2020 under the council page/legislation of this website.

To apply for consideration for one of these volunteer positions, please fill out a Boards, Commissions, and Volunteer Application above, or pick up an application at City Hall and return to Kathy Gamber, Human Resources Manager


Part-Time Firefighters:

The Richmond Heights Division of Fire is currently seeking applications for part-time firefighters. All applicants must possess Firefighter II and Paramedic certifications. Interested candidates can pick up an employment application at Richmond Heights City Hall located at 26789 Highland Road during the business hours of 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM Monday through Friday. Employment applications can also be downloaded above. Please contact Fire Chief Marc Neumann at (216) 383-6304 with any questions.


Part-Time Custodian - up to 28 hours a week

The City of Richmond Heights is looking for an experienced custodial worker to perform routine cleaning tasks in the Police Department Monday thru Friday between 9:00 a.m.- 3:00 p.m.

Job duties include: Clean, sweep, scrub, vacuum, and shampoo carpets, remove and dispose of waste. Clean and sanitize the kitchen, wash tables, dust/vacuum offices, hallways, dust upstairs and down stair areas, clean bathrooms, disinfect, and deodorize restrooms and replenish supplies. Maintain the entrance of the Police Department during the winter by removing snow and spreading salt on walkways. Other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications: High School Diploma or GED certification and a minimum of one (1) year of recent experience performing custodial duties and operating cleaning equipment. Strong customer service skills and the ability to follow oral and written instructions. Knowledge of CDC cleaning standards preferred. 

Must be able to pass a Criminal History Background Check and pass a drug screening.

Please submit resume to


Part-time Seasonal Workers

The City of Richmond Heights is looking to hire employees to work up to 28 hours per week from April through September to assist with grass cutting, weeding, tree trimming, and maintenance of baseball fields. 

Physical Requirements/Working Conditions:  Must be able to perform manual labor outside in all weather conditions. 

  • Strength enough to lift, carry, push, or pull materials and equipment weighing up to 100 pounds.
  • Ability to stand and walk for long periods of time.
  • Flexibility enough to bend, twist, reach to load and unload materials and equipment.

Qualifications: Previous related experience operating landscaping equipment, such as: riding lawn mower, and leaf blower. Must possess and maintain a valid, unrestricted Ohio driver’s license. 

Please submit resume to

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Richmond Heights is an Equal Opportunity Employer