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A challenging and rewarding career awaits you as a civilian Public Safety Specialist (PSS) with the Vandalia Division of Police.   This non-sworn position involves duties relating to dispatch communications, records and clerical work.  A detailed job description is included in this material.  The Vandalia Division of Police is a nationally-accredited law enforcement agency with a tradition of service excellence.  We serve a growing, progressive community situated in the northeastern portion of Montgomery County.  The community has a diverse commercial and industrial base, with a residential population of approximately 15,000. Note: Candidates demonstrating recent, successful public safety dispatch experience with another public agency may be considered prior to other applicants.


The successful candidate will receive salary and benefits that compare favorably with those offered in business or industry.  The position's 2016 pay range will be $21.43 to $27.68 per hour.

Public Safety Specialists receive shift differential pay, sick leave, paid vacation days, holiday pay and an opportunity to earn compensatory time.  After one year of service, a PSS earns ninety-six hours of annual vacation which increases at set intervals for years of service.

Click here for a complete list of qualifications and instructions

The City of 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 CALEA-accredited Vandalia Police Division is accepting applications from energetic and skilled professionals who would like to serve our community and citizens as Police Officer.

Potential applicants will find full qualification instructions by visiting www.nationaltestingnetwork.com and clicking on “Law Enforcement Jobs.”  The posting with full instructions appears under the “Ohio” heading.  Deadline for testing is December 12.

For a complete list of instructions and qualifications, click HERE.

Vandalia is an EOE and ADA compliant.  Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.







With a busy summer and fall ahead, the Vandalia Public Works Department is accepting applications for a Temporary Part Time Technician. 

Candidates must be at least 18 and have a valid Ohio driver's license.  Those with recent, demonstrated successful experience in landscaping, construction work or similar work will be given first consideration.

The position is temporary.  Work hours will be 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. up to five days per week through November.  Hourly pay rate is $8.10.  There are NO health care or other benefits; the position is strictly temporary and is ideal for a student attending college locally, retiree or as a supplement to another flexible part-time job.

Oral interviews will be conducted as well as an extensive background investigation and drug testing for those holding commercial driver’s licenses. 

Applications may be obtained at the Vandalia Municipal Building, 333 James Bohanan Memorial Drive or on the City’s website, www.vandaliaohio.org.  Position is open until filled.

The City of Vandalia is an equal opportunity employer and ADA compliant.



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.