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City of Vandalia

With great things already happening on every corner, the City of Vandalia (population 15,000 ---seven miles north of Dayton) is accepting applications from those who would like to join our team as City Planner.

Under the Chief Building Official’s direction, the City Planner will review, analyze and make technical recommendations on development proposals, prepare plans--- including the city’s comprehensive improvement plan, prepare guidelines for optimum use of land and structure design and work closely with citizens and other city departments to resolve questions surrounding individual development efforts and zoning laws.  Special consideration will be given to those exhibiting creativity and passion for community development who will enjoy helping Vandalia develop and enhance its neighborhoods, public gathering spaces and commerce centers.

The lucky candidate will hold a degree in planning, public administration, geography, architecture, landscape architecture or other related field and a minimum of two years related experience.  They must also hold a valid Ohio Driver's License.

This is an entry level position with a starting salary of $43,000-$55,000 annually with an excellent fringe benefits package and the opportunity to learn and grow in one of the premier communities in Ohio.

Applications and a detailed job description are available at the Vandalia Municipal Building, 333 James E. Bohanan Memorial Drive, weekdays 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. or online at www.vandaliaohio.org ---where you can also learn more about our community. Please submit your resume, as well.  Position is open until filled.

Vandalia is an equal opportunity employer and ADA compliant.  Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.



Vandalia Division of Police

With a tradition of service excellence, the nationally-accredited Vandalia Police Division accepts applications year ‘round from energetic and skilled professionals who would like to serve our community and citizens as Volunteer Reserve Police Officers.

            Applicants must be 21 years old upon application.  They must possess or obtain, upon appointment, a valid Ohio driver's license and Ohio Peace Officer certification.  Chosen candidates must reside within Montgomery County or in an adjacent county to include Butler, Warren, Greene, Clark, Miami, Darke or Preble.

            Reserve Officers receive a non-accountable expense reimbursement of $450.  They are provided with uniforms; professional liability insurance; accidental death and dismemberment coverage; a family pass to the municipal swimming pool and individual recreation center and golf passes for their personal use.

QUALIFICATION INSTRUCTIONS and applications are available at the Vandalia Municipal Building, 333 James Bohanan Memorial Drive or on our website- www.vandaliaohio.org.  Applications, accompanied by supplemental materials-- including a handwritten letter of interest-- must be submitted in person or by mail.  Applications are not accepted electronically.  For additional information, contact the Vandalia City Manager’s Office, 898-5891.

           Click here to view/print Reserve Qualifications Instructions



The Vandalia Parks and Recreation Department is recruiting


with current American Red Cross certifications in Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED

or equivalent

Vacancies exist NOW!


Specific shifts needing filled are

Monday through Friday

5:45 to 11 a.m.

3 to 6 p.m.

As well as anytime on weekends


 $8.75 - $9.00 depending upon experience


Interested applicants should contact Steve Trick at the Vandalia Recreation Center, 1111 Stonequarry Road, Vandalia Ohio or by calling or emailing

415-2338; strick@vandaliaohio.org




The City of Vandalia is an EOE and ADA compliant.