City Of Zanesville - Office Of The Mayor



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Zanesville was founded in 1797 by John McIntire on land deeded by his father-in-law, Ebenezer Zane. It was Zane who led a party of men to cut a road (Zane's Trace) from Wheeling, WV southeastward to Maysville, KY, leading to the establishment of Zanesville, Lancaster and Chillicothe at major river crossings. At one time known as ''Clay City'' and ''Pottery Capital of the World,'' Zanesville has a rich history in the production of utilitarian and art pottery, traditions that continue to this day. Zanesville is also noted for its unique Y-shaped bridge which spans the confluence of the Muskingum and Licking Rivers. The current structure is the fifth Y Bridge since 1814. Amelia Earhart called Zanesville ''the most recognizable city in the country,'' referring to the Y Bridge's usefulness as a navigational aid to pilots.


Water Plant Operator
Category: Government
The City of Zanesville is looking for a Water Plant Operator. Candidate must possess a minimum of a State of Ohio Class I Water Operator's Certification. Willingness to work the floater shift. Position is eligible for a $2080 annual bonus for a Class II Water Certification and a $4680 annual bonus for a Class III Water Certification. Successful candidate should have knowledge of water plant more
Contact: Billie Corns
Phone:(740) 617-4877
Maintenance Worker
Category: Facilities, Maintenance, and Repair
Under general supervision, performs entry level and semi-skilled maintenance and general labor tasks in various divisions of the Department of Public Service. Employees assigned to the Street, Parks and Recreation, Cemetery, Wastewater, Water or other Division may be transferred among these divisions. Specific duties performed will vary according to the nature of the work and the specific more
Contact: Billie Corns
Phone:(740) 617-4877
Secretary to Parks & Cemeteries Superintendent
Category: Administrative, Support & Clerical
Under direction, provides administrative, clerical, and cemetery records data entry support to the Parks & Cemeteries Superintendent.
Contact: Billie Corns
Phone:(740) 617-4877
Traffic Signal Technician I
Category: Skilled and Trades
Under general supervision, inspects, maintains, repairs, and installs traffic signals. Works with building maintenance and HVAC on all projects as directed. May perform a variety of construction, maintenance, repair, and installations to maintain city buildings, grounds, and facilities including some masonry, plumbing, and carpentry.
Contact: Billie Corns
Phone:(740) 617-4877

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