Defiance County Engineer’s Office




POSITION TITLE:   County Highway and Maintenance Person I (CHAMP I)


CIVIL SERVICE STATUS:    Classified (Bargaining Unit)


FLSA Status:           Non-exempt                         


Pay Range:   $14.14 to start, $17.29 after 3 years, up to $21.29 possible with merit

                        (Effective 3/01/2015) per Agreement


JOB OBJECTIVES:   Under the general supervision of the Operations Deputy or Assistant, perform labor tasks for the maintenance, construction and repair of county roads, bridges and culverts using hand tools to heavy equipment.


MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:    High school diploma or equivalent and a valid State of Ohio Class A CDL with an acceptable driving record are required.  Relevant experience in general roadway maintenance and/or experience in the operation of medium to heavy duty trucks is a plus.   Overtime may be required and is a condition of continued employment. A telephone for call out is required.  Defiance County residency preferred.


Applications available at the Engineer’s Office or at the link below:


Defiance County Engineer’s Office

510 Court Street, Suite 201

Defiance, OH 43512

Monday – Friday, 8:00am - 4:30pm


Applications will be accepted until 4:30pm on Monday, June 29th, 2015.

Applications or resumes may be emailed to

No telephone inquiries please


An Equal Opportunity Employer