Employment with the City

The City of Mentor employs over 500 individuals in full and part-time positions. We offer competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits program for full-time employees. 


Part-Time Maintenance Aide - All applications are currently being reviewed.
Full-Time Maintenance Worker – Currently interviewing selected applicants.
Part-Time Office Assistant – Interviews are being scheduled for selected candidates.
Full-Time Emergency Dispatcher – All applications are currently being reviewed.


SEASONAL/TEMP POSITIONS (Lifeguards, Water Safety Instructors, Pool Cashiers, Camp Counselors, Head Counselors, Boating Instructors, Maintenance Aides) Click on the following link for detailed job descriptions.

Click here for descriptions of seasonal/temp positions: 

When applying online for any of the seasonal/temp positions (instructions below) please send application to mailbox:  HRMail3@cityofmentor.com.  Reference the position title in the subject line of your email.  Applications are also available in the Human Resource Office, Mentor Municipal Center, 3rd Floor, 8500 Civic Center Blvd., Mentor, OH  44060.  EOE/ADA


  • Applications for Employment will be accepted only when there is an open position. 
  • Unsolicited applications/resumes will not be kept on file. 
  • A separate application  is required when applying for more than one position.
  • Reference the position title you are applying for in the “Subject” line of your email.
  • Applications for current open positions will not be reviewed until after the closing deadline.  At that time, the status of the hiring process will be posted on this page.
  • Part-time Firefighter applications are accepted year-round and can be submitted online at HR@cityofmentor.com.


• Application Part A (Required) 

• Application Part B (Optional)

  • Save Part A and Part B to your computer’s hard drive. You may then electronically submit the completed application to the mailbox referenced at the end of the job description prior to the deadline indicated.  Application forms are also available in the Human Resources office. 

    If you choose to submit an application in person or by mail, simply print and complete the  PDF version, and mail* or deliver  to:

    Human Resources Office
    Mentor Municipal Center, 3rd Floor
    8500 Civic Center Boulevard
    Mentor, Ohio 44060

    *Applications mailed must be postmarked no later than application deadline date.

    The City of Mentor is an equal opportunity employer.