Careers & Volunteers

In addition to being a great place to live, Washington Township is an excellent place to work. Washington Township offers outstanding benefits to full-time employees, including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, long-term disability, sick days, vacation and holidays, and is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Washington Township also offers a number of community volunteer positions. Take pride in your community and make new friends by taking an active role in the growth and service of the township.

Core Values

Washington Township is dedicated to the well-being, health and safety of its employees, their families and the community. Our vision is based on the ideals of community pride, cohesion, caring and wellness as well as our shared core values, which are:

  • Partnerships that improve the quality and efficiency of our services
  • Respect for all people
  • Integrity that is born from high ethical standards and honesty
  • Dedication to our core mission of public safety and wellness
  • Excellence every day, in all we do

The Township tests for part-time firefighters every one to two years or when a need exists.

We continuously accept applications. Those completing an application and providing proof of current Ohio 240 Fire Card and EMT Basic will be notified in advance of the next testing date once a date is determined.

The next time Washington Township Fire Department will be conducting a written examination to establish a hiring list for the position of part-time firefighter will be in 2018. Completed applications must be on file with the Township prior to taking the exam (See link to our application below). Photo ID required at the exam. No certifications are needed to take exam but are required prior to appointment to position. No electronic devices are permitted in testing location, Dublin High School 4000 Hard Rd, Dublin. Check in begins at 8:15 am, test begins at 9 am. Questions? Call (614) 652-3942.

**Only part-time Washington Township firefighters are eligible to apply for full-time firefighter positions. The Township only promotes part-time firefighters to the position of full-time firefighter. To be considered for full-time employment, part-time firefighters must be in good standing and have a current Paramedic certification.

Current Township Opportunities

Part-Time Firefighter

Employment Application

In accordance with federal and state laws, Washington Township does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, handicap, disability, medical condition, marital status, sex or age. In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Township will make all reasonable accommodations for the disabled to participate in employment, programs and facilities.
For more information, contact the Human Resources office at 6200 Eiterman Road, or call (614) 652-3942, Monday through Thursday between the hours of 7 a.m and 4 p.m., or email.


Enjoy the rewards of volunteering at Washington Township. Make friends and share your expertise and talents. An opportunity awaits you to assist with programs, special events, gardening, landscape, and more. Individuals, families, and special interest or service groups are welcome for one-time, periodic, or on-going experiences. Volunteering can be fun and rewarding!

Once you have reviewed the variety of volunteer opportunities, complete the volunteer application.
For more information about volunteer positions, call (614) 652-3947.