Why work for the City of Riverside?

The City of Riverside offers a unique blend of “city life” experiences with the community engagement opportunities of a growing mid-sized municipality. Many of the employment positions offered by the City provide our people the chance to routinely interact with the various departments and grow in your professional skills as our City grows.

Be a part of the team that helps run our great city, working for the greater good by providing programs and services to Riverside’s people and businesses.

Current Employment Opportunities:

The City of Riverside, Ohio (population 25,201) is seeking a qualified professional to ensure compliance with codes and regulations of the City.  Minimum requirements include one year applicable experience and a high school diploma or equivalent.  Preferred hiring range is $17.00 – $19.00 per hour.  Additional information is available at  Must possess a valid State of Ohio Driver’s License, be insurable under the City’s insurance policy, and successfully pass a drug screen and criminal background check. Typical work hours are Monday-Friday, 8 AM – 5 PM; however, weekend or evening hours may be required occasionally. Interested persons are encouraged to submit an application and/or resume, cover letter to Chris Lohr, Assistant City Manager, 5200 Springfield St., Suite 100, Riverside, Ohio 45431 no later than January 31st, 2020 at 5:00 pm. The City of Riverside is an equal opportunity employer.

The City of Riverside, Ohio is currently accepting resumes for a part-time Administrative Assistant to perform a variety of administrative duties for the Riverside Fire Department. These duties include answering phones, preparing reports, processing and maintaining budgets, compiling employee payroll information, managing the recruiting process, preparing forms and correspondence, keeping records and providing a variety of other administrative support. Starting pay is $14.00-$17.00 per hour, DOQ.  Minimum Requirements:  High School Diploma or equivalent and 1 year of relevant administrative experience. The chosen candidate must exhibit excellent organization, communication, computer, time management and proofreading skills. Experience with hiring and recruitment processes is a plus. Proficiency in Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel is a must. Ability and willingness to work independently in a fast-paced environment is required.

Submit a cover letter and resume/application by January 17, 2020 to Chris Lohr, Assistant City Manager, 5200 Springfield Street, Suite 100, Riverside, Ohio 45431,  The City of Riverside is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.


The City of Riverside is accepting applications for Part-time Firefighter. Under general direction, performs specialized work with regard to protecting life and property through fire suppression, fire prevention and emergency medical services and may assist with fire inspection and code enforcement duties related to the position of Fire Inspector. Minimum qualifications include Ohio certificate for EMT-Basic and Firefighter I, Current Ohio Driver’s license, NIMS 100 and 700. Pay Range is $8.27  – $16.00 / hour.  Applicant must be agreeable to work 24 hours every 6th day. Continuing Education, Working with state of the art equipment, and a fast pace, exciting experience all included.  Apply Today!

The City of Riverside is an equal opportunity employer.

Options for submitting this form:
1. Fill in the form online, save to computer, email to: citymanager@riversideoh. gov
2. Download to computer, fill out, save, email to: citymanager@riversideoh. gov
3. Print form, fill out, bring in or mail to:
Chris Lohr, Assistant City Manager
5200 Springfield St., Suite 100
Riverside, Ohio 45431

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