Medina City School – Medina

Medina Civil Service Commission announces an open, competitive examination on Monday November 8, 2021 to create an eligible list for the following classification:

                                                REPAIR PERSON


                                                                Date of Issue:  October 18, 2021

                                                                          Salary:    $19.47-$21.53 /hour

                                                                                                      plus benefits

Currently accepting employment applications which may be obtained by email at or by calling the Civil Service Office at 330.722.9077 or visiting or in person at Medina City Hall, 132 N Elmwood Ave, Lower Level. Deadline to submit a completed employment application is 4pm, Friday, November 5, 2021.   Resumes may be submitted as a supplement, but a COMPLETED EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION IS REQUIRED.

NATURE OF WORK:  Under the direction of the Manager of Buildings, Grounds & HVAC, is responsible for construction and repair projects in the City Schools’ buildings and its grounds.  Performs HVAC, carpentry, welding, electrical, and plumbing tasks.  Assist with maintenance of grounds including planting, mowing, and trimming. Other related duties as required.  MAY REQUIRE WORKING A ROTATING SCHEDULE that includes weekends.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:  High School graduate or equivalent, along with one to three years related experience. A working knowledge of HVAC, carpentry, welding, electrical, plumbing, and general maintenance.  Ability to understand and follow verbal and/or written instructions.  Working knowledge of planting and maintaining lawns, trees, and plants.  Possession of valid Ohio driver’s license required.

NATURE OF EXAMINATION:  Written exam will test for knowledge of building maintenance including HVAC, carpentry, welding, electrical, and plumbing; care and use of tools and equipment; knowledge of grounds maintenance; and working with others.  A passing grade is 70% or above. APPLICANTS MAY BRING A SIMPLE 10-KEY HAND-HELD CALCULATOR FOR USE ON THE WRITTEN EXAM.   

VETERANS PREFERENCE:  Any veteran of the U. S. Armed Forces who has served on active duty for more than 180 consecutive days and has been honorably discharged and who passes the examination may receive additional credit, provided proof of honorable discharge (DD-214) is presented and verified prior to the date of the written exam.

PROBATION:  All individuals appointed to permanent positions are subject to a probationary period of 120 days worked.  The probationary period is an essential part of the examination process used for the effective adjustment of the employee and the elimination of any probationer whose performance fails to met the required standards of work.

ACCOMMODATION:  An applicant can request reasonable accommodation to participate in the application/examination process by completing and submitting an EXAMINATION ACCOMMODATION REQUEST form.