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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:

Part Time Laborers:

The Richmond Heights Service Department is looking for Part Time Laborers to work 28 hours per week.  The hours are from 7:00am to 2:30pm four days a week. We are looking for someone who has experience working outside in all weather conditions doing landscaping, street repairs, tree trimming, grass cutting, baseball fields, painting, and snow plowing.Must have a valid drivers’ license and pass a drug screening and background check.

Please complete an application on the City of Richmond Heights website and submit it to

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.

Certified Building & Electrical Inspector or a Certified Building & Plumbing Inspector:

The city of Richmond Heights is seeking a full time Certified Building & Electrical Inspector or a Certified Building & Plumbing InspectorThe qualified candidate must have at least 5 years of experience performing certified code inspections and are currently holding the required state of Ohio Board of Building Standards certifications as a Building Inspector and Electrical Safety Inspector, or a Building Inspector and Plumbing inspector certifications, issued by the Ohio Board of Building Standards. Interim Certifications will be considered for each of these positions. Other OBBS certifications are desirable but not required. Please click the link above for the full job description.

Part-Time Payroll Clerk:

The City of Richmond Heights is looking for an experienced payroll clerk to work 20-28 hours per week.  Under the supervision of the Finance Director, this person performs the following tasks:

  • Process pay in compliance with three negotiated collectively bargained agreements.
  • Reviews timesheet calculation and prepares written records for routine-bi-weekly/monthly computer processing of payroll in a timely and accurate manner.
  • Responsible for adding new employees, enter payroll deductions, including involuntary deductions, such as garnishments, process address changes.
  • Enter attendance accrual and usage into payroll system.
  • Determine sick time bonus payouts for full-time non-bargaining employees.
  • Maintains all employee leave balances and add hours as necessary (vacation, sick, personal and birthday).
  • Compile and submit monthly, quarterly and annual payroll reports to federal, state and local tax agencies.
  • Responsible for preparing W-2 forms, year-end reports, and related benefit deduction calculation and maintenance.
  • Creates pension reports for OPERS & Ohio Police & Fire pension (OP&F) and maintains records.
  • Assists with payroll audits.
  • Responds to unemployment claims, employment verification, workers’ compensation claims.

Requirements:  Candidates must have at least 3 years of recent payroll experience utilizing Payroll System.  Experience with processing municipal or governmental agency payroll, is highly desirable.  Strong computer experience to include Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook, Internet Explorer.  Working knowledge of SSI, or other Governmental Payroll software, strongly preferred.   

Please send resumes to:


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Richmond Heights is an Equal Opportunity Employer