Job Opportunities

Fiscal Coordinator 

Job Summary
Under the supervision of the Township Administrator, this position is responsible for routine and complex accounting and finance functions. Primary duties include coordinating payroll, accounts payable and receivable functions with Township departments; processing withholdings, pension contributions, and local, state and federal taxes; completing the Township’s month end and year end procedures (including bank reconciliations and state/federal reporting requirements), overseeing biennial audits; coordinating the preparation of the annual budget and appropriations; recommending fiscal and operational policies; and retaining financial records. The position is also the primary point person for the fiscal office and is required to exercise independent decision making. These various responsibilities require a broad knowledge of government finance and Township operations and require working in a highly sensitive and changing environment.

Qualifications and Skills
Applicant should be attentive to detail, demonstrate a high degree of accuracy, handle workflow consistently and efficiently, meet deadlines, follow through, keep work organized and easily accessible, think independently, problem solve, and complete assignments without detailed review. Great organizational skills are a must. 

Associate’s degree from an accredited institution in accounting, business administration, public administration, or equivalent, and at least five years of experience in state or local government, accounting, payroll, and related fiscal services required.
Bachelor’s degree preferred with at least two years of relevant experience.
Experience with the Uniform Accounting Network (UAN) preferred.

Competitive benefits offered including medical, pharmacy, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance; paid holidays; paid vacation; employee will participate in Ohio Public Employees Retirement System (OPERS) with employer contribution.

Job Type: Full-time

Send resume and letter of interest to jobs@jeffersontownship.org

Full-time Firefighter/Paramedic

Jefferson Township, Franklin County, Ohio is currently building an eligibility list for the position of full-time firefighter/paramedic. Currently we have one (1) firefighter/paramedic vacancy that will be filled from this list.

***Posting update Jan 8, 2019 (see underlined):

Candidates must complete the National Testing Network (NTN) FireTEAM exam and the Personal History Questions (PHQ) by 25 January, 2019. Candidates must possess a valid and recent (within 12 months) Candidate Physical Abilities Test (CPAT) or Firefighter Mile certificate no later than June 30, 2019 or at time of appointment.

Applications may be obtained at the fire station, 6767 Havens Corners Road, Blacklick, Ohio, between the hours of 8am to 4pm weekdays or download below. You may include a resume with your application. Applications are due by 25 January, 2019 at 4pm.

Link for National Testing Network (NTN) FireTEAM test, information on the CPAT and Firefighter Mile: www.nationaltestingnetwork.com.  

Select Firefighter Jobs from the drop-down menu under Find Jobs at the top of the NTN website. Scroll down to OHIO, click on JEFFERSON TOWNSHIP FIRE DEPARTMENT, where you can view the complete job listing including job requirements.

For questions contact: Rebecca Swingle, Fire Administrative Assistant, 614-861-3757 or rswingle@jeffersontownship.org.

Posted 18 Dec 2018 | Posting updated 08Jan2019.