Human Resources

Lanie Lambert

Municipal Building
631 Perry Street
Defiance, Ohio 43512



Office Hours:
Monday – Friday
8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

The City of Defiance is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



The City of Defiance is accepting applications for the position of Law Clerk. Under direction of the City Law Director, this position is responsible for the administrative functions of the office including the preparation, editing, and filing of various legal documents, preparing correspondence, scheduling appointments, and communicating with all necessary parties. The successful candidate must have a high school diploma, and at least 3 years of experience in a law office environment or government agency. Excellent communication skills, a strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office, as well as organizational skills is a must. This is a full-time position with a starting range of $18.00 – $21.00 depending on qualifications. Applications may be obtained from City Hall, 631 Perry Street, Defiance or at A completed application must be returned to the above address by 4:00 p.m. on February 17, 2023 to be considered.

The City of Defiance is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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