Human Resources

Human Resources

The Office of Human Resources accepts applications and resumes when job openings are available within the City,

The City of Defiance is An Equal Opportunity Employer.

Current Job Openings

The City of Defiance is accepting resumes for the position of Water Maintenance Mechanic. Under general supervision of the Water Plant Superintendent, the Water Maintenance Mechanic maintains and repairs mechanical equipment utilized in water treatment operations, and other water plant duties as needed. Qualifications for this position are a high school diploma or equivalent, and two years work experience in water plant maintenance or equivalent, and possession of a valid State of Ohio motor vehicle operator’s license. Resumes or applications along with a list of addresses and phone numbers for three professional references should be sent to: Human Resources, City of Defiance, 631 Perry Street, Defiance, Ohio 43512. Applications can also be found at under the Human Resources link. Applicants with Military Service must provide a copy of Form DD-214 when submitting application or resume for consideration. Eligibility for this benefit is determined by Ohio Revised Code Section 143.16. The deadline for application is Friday, September 27, 2019 at 4:00 p.m. The City of Defiance is an Equal Opportunity Employer


Municipal Building
631 Perry Street
Defiance, Ohio 43512



Office Hours:
Monday – Thursday 7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

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