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Welcome to the City of Kettering’s Career Portal, we are glad you are here!

Thank you for your interest in employment with the City of Kettering. Local government offers people the opportunity to serve the community, as well as work in a professional and fulfilling environment.

The City of Kettering is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to recognizing the right for equal opportunity and access to employment opportunities for all applicants in a fair and equitable manner. We value diversity in the workplace and make employment decisions without regard to any protected class.

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Job Openings

PRCA Supervisor (Program and Youth)  

Parks, Recreation and Cultural Arts
Open Until: October 30, 2022 at 11:59 PM EST
Status: Accepting Applications
Details: Full-Time / Up to $77,771 annually

Civilian Dispatch Supervisor  

Police
Open Until: October 10, 2022 at 12:00 AM EST
Status: Accepting Applications
Details: Full-Time / Up to $81,661 annually

Seasonal Swim Instructor  

Parks, Recreation and Cultural Arts
Open Until: December 31, 2022 at 11:59 PM EST
Status: Accepting Applications
Details: Temporary Part-Time or Seasonal / $11.40 to $13.80 per hour

Exercise Instructor  

Parks, Recreation and Cultural Arts
Open Until: December 31, 2022 at 11:59 PM EST
Details: Temporary Part-Time / $19.05 to $25.05 per hour

Personal Trainer  

Parks, Recreation and Cultural Arts
Open Until: December 31, 2022 at 11:59 PM EST
Status: Accepting Applications
Details: Temporary Part-Time / $19.05 to $25.05 per hour

CDL Bus Driver  

Parks, Recreation and Cultural Arts
Open Until: December 31, 2022 at 11:59 PM EST
Details: $15.00 / $18.30 per hour

Ice Arena Instructor   

Parks, Recreation and Cultural Arts
Open Until: December 31, 2022 at 11:59 PM EST
Status: Accepting Applications
Details: Temporary Part-Time / $12.00 to $28.05 per hour

Temporary or Seasonal Assistant Facility Coordinator  

Parks, Recreation and Cultural Arts
Open Until: December 31, 2022 at 11:59 PM EST
Status: Accepting Applications
Details: Temporary Part-Time / $11.85 to $14.55 per hour

Ice Instructor Aide  

Parks, Recreation and Cultural Arts
Open Until: December 31, 2022 at 11:59 PM EST
Status: Accepting Applications
Details: Temporary Part-Time / $10.95 to $13.05 per hour

Seasonal Groundskeeper   

Parks, Recreation and Cultural Arts
Open Until: December 31, 2022 at 11:59 PM EST
Status: Accepting Applications
Details: Seasonal / $10.95 to $13.05 per hour

Assistant Parks Crew Leader I  

Parks, Recreation and Cultural Arts
Open Until: December 31, 2022 at 11:59 PM EST
Status: Accepting Applications
Details: Regular Part-Time / See Posting for Hourly Rate

Lifeguard  

Parks, Recreation and Cultural Arts
Open Until: December 31, 2022 at 11:59 PM EST
Status: Accepting Applications
Details: Temporary Part-Time / $11.40 to $13.80 per hour

Cashier  

Parks, Recreation and Cultural Arts
Open Until: December 31, 2022 at 11:59 PM EST
Status: Accepting Applications
Details: Temporary Part-Time / $10.50 to $12.30 per hour

Fitness Specialist  

Parks, Recreation and Cultural Arts
Open Until: December 31, 2022 at 11:59 PM EST
Status: Accepting Applications
Details: Temporary Part-Time / $11.40 to $13.80 per hour

Clerk  

Parks, Recreation and Cultural Arts
Open Until: December 31, 2022 at 11:59 PM EST
Status: Accepting Applications
Details: Temporary Part-Time / $10.50 to $12.30 per hour

Youth Leader  

Parks, Recreation and Cultural Arts
Open Until: December 31, 2022 at 11:59 PM EST
Status: Accepting Applications
Details: Temporary Part-Time / $11.40 to $13.80 per hour

Assistant Facility Coordinator  

Parks, Recreation and Cultural Arts
Open Until: December 31, 2022 at 11:59 PM EST
Status: Accepting Applications
Details: Temporary Part-Time or Seasonal / $11.85 to $15.44 per hour

Iceguard  

Parks, Recreation and Cultural Arts
Open Until: December 31, 2022 at 11:59 PM EST
Status: Accepting Applications
Details: Temporary Part-Time / $10.95 to $13.05 per hour

Recreation Aide  

Parks, Recreation and Cultural Arts
Open Until: December 31, 2022 at 11:59 PM EST
Status: Accepting Applications
Details: Temporary Part-Time / $10.50 to $12.30 per hour

Groundskeeper and Groundskeeper Specialist  

Parks, Recreation and Cultural Arts
Open Until: December 31, 2022 at 11:59 PM EST
Status: Accepting Applications
Details: Temporary or Seasonal / $10.95 to $14.55 per hour

Crossing Guard  

Engineering
Open Until: December 31, 2022 at 11:59 PM EST
Status: Accepting Applications
Details: Regular Part-Time / Pay Range $15.15 to $20.41 per hour