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Administrative Services Building
304 North Church Street
Bowling Green, OH  43402
(3rd Floor)

Telephone: 419-354-6200
Fax: 419-352-1262






The City of Bowling Green is an equal opportunity employer.  The City only accepts applications when a specific vacancy is to be filled or when a Civil Service examination has been scheduled.  Application materials must be submitted in accordance with the methods established below for the specific job vacancy or Civil Service examination.  For information about the Civil Service Commission and its meetings click here.


 In order to be considered for a position, an individual must complete the appropriate application form, which is available below with the job postings. The application must be completed and returned to the Personnel Department by the deadline established in the advertisement. Résumés alone are not acceptable; however, a résumé  may be returned with a completed application. You may also obtain an application packet by visiting the Personnel Department during regular business hours, which are 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.  It is acceptable to return a completed application via email to, by fax to (419) 352-1262, by mail, or by hand-delivery.  Contact the Personnel Department at 419-354-6200, if additional assistance is required.






City of Bowling Green, Ohio

Engineering Division

 Pay Band 5:  $52,874 to $79,290



Salaried exempt position assists City Engineer with supervision of activities of the Engineering Division; plan, design, review plans; project management of infrastructure improvements including transportation, drainage, waterline and sanitary sewers. Reviews plans of private & public improvements; oversees planning, design, and management of public works projects; supervises project inspection; attends committee meetings at TMACOG, etc. Registration as a Professional Engineer in Ohio preferred; five to seven years of relevant experience; and must have a current Ohio Driver’s License. Interested persons must complete an application packet (includes job description) that is available in the Personnel Department, City of Bowling Green, 304 N Church St, Bowling Green, OH  43402.

On-line application is available here.   Résumés alone are unacceptable.  For information contact the Personnel Dept: (419)354-6200.  E-mail:; fax: 419-352-1262.  Deadline for making application is 4:30 p.m. January 12, 2015.  AA/EEO





Programmer (Fitness & Kiwanis Kids Club) - $7.95/hr


Part-time, temporary position(s) staffed through a temporary/leasing agency; no fringe benefits.  This position is responsible for assisting patrons; staffing at the Kiwanis Kids Club and maintaining/cleaning the Bowling Green Training and Community Center (TACC). Ensures safety /satisfaction of patrons; enforces safety rules. Knowledge of community center staffing and fitness programming, and related services

preferred.  Individuals selected will not be City employees.  Applications are available here or in the City’s Personnel Dept. Completed applications must be submitted to the City’s Personnel Dept, 304 N Church St, Bowling Green, OH  43402. Résumés alone are unacceptable.  For information contact the

Personnel Dept at (419) 354-6200, fax 419-352-1262, or by email at  Applications accepted until positions are filled. AA/EEO


Special Programmer/Gym Monitor

Parks & Recreation Department

Part-Time, Temporary Position


The City of Bowling Green’s Parks & Recreation department is seeking qualified, dependable individuals for the positions of Special Programmer/Gym Monitor.  Responsible for Community Center gym monitoring, light custodial maintenance, set up and tear down in Community Center gym. Must be at least 18 years of age. Previous experience in “gym culture” helpful. Must be able to work under general supervision and have ability to lift 50 pounds. Must hold valid Ohio driver’s license and have First Aid and CPR certifications. Varied schedule including nights and weekends required.  Individuals hired will not be City of Bowling Green employees; employment will be payrolled through a temporary agency. Must complete an application which is available here or in the City of Bowling Green Personnel Department, 304 N. Church St., Bowling Green, Mon-Fri 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Telephone: (419) 354-6200. Email:   AA/EEO


Special Programmer-Front Desk Staff

Bowling Green Parks & Recreation

Temporary Part-time Staffing

Rate of Pay: $8.10 to $10.00 per hour



Seeking to staff part-time temporary attendant(s) to assist patrons of the BG Training & Community Center.  Previous customer service experience in a community center setting preferred.  Must have a valid driver’s license and obtain CPR/First Aid certification within three months. Must be able to work a flexible schedule including evenings and weekends.  Employment will be through a temporary staffing agency.  Individuals will not be employees of the City.  Interested individuals must complete an application available here  or my apply in person in  the Personnel Department at 304 North Church Street, BG, Ohio. (Résumés alone are unacceptable.) Completed applications must be submitted to the Personnel Department. Contact the Personnel Department by phone at (419) 354-6200, or by email at Applications will be accepted until positions filled.  AA/EEO













The City is not accepting applications for either classification at this time.

  • Entry-Level Police Officer - Click here for information.   (Age Requirement for Police Officer:  Click here for the link to Section 124.41 of the Ohio Revised Code.) The City is not accepting applications at this time.

  • Entry-Level Firefighter/EMT - Click here for information. (Age Requirement for Firefighter/EMT: Click here for the link to Section 124.42 of the Ohio Revised Code.) The City is not accepting applications at this time.

    Video of Firefighter Agility Test: This video link shows Firefighters undertaking the various portions of the required physical agility test. Click here for a written description of the physical agility test.








Military/Veteran's Credit - Click Here for the link to Section 124.23(C) of the Ohio Revised Code, which defines the awarding of military/veteran's credit. 





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