Employment Opportunities

The City of Powell recognizes its employees as one of its greatest assets and strives to maintain a safe, respectful and professional workplace. We have a dedicated staff that takes every opportunity to provide exceptional service to the community.

Current Employment Opportunities


There are currently no open positions. Please check back later.



Employment Application

Visit here for an employment application.

To be considered for any position, please submit both an application form and a resume to: Jason Nahvi, Human Resources Manager by email at jnahvi@cityofpowell.us


Current City Council, Board & Commission Openings

The City is always searching for individual who have an interest in serving our community. Please visit our Board & Commissions page to learn more about the many opportunities to volunteer. The City currently has the following opportunities: 

City Council Seat (Partial-Term) -The City of Powell has opened the application process for a partial-term council seat that is currently vacant. Any citizen that has been a resident of the City of Powell for one (1) year may apply.

Interested applicants should email the City’s Human Resources Department at jnahvi@cityofpowell.us stating their desire and willingness to fill the unexpired term along with a current resume. The deadline to apply is by 5:00 pm on Friday, June 2, 2023

City Council will choose to interview applicants and a new council member will be appointed in accordance with the City’s Charter. The person selected shall serve until the next regularly scheduled municipal election [November 2023] when a successor shall be chosen by the voters for the remainder of the unexpired term which expires December 31, 2025.

Council meeting are held the first and third Tuesdays of each month at 7:30 pm.

Operations Committee – The Operations Committee meets on the third Tuesday of the month at 6:30 p.m. to review and discuss operations of the City that impact residents and businesses of the City of Powell.

Tax Incentive Review Council (TIRC)The Tax Incentive Review Council is established under the provisions of the Ohio Revised Code. Annually, the Council reviews all agreements granting exemptions from property taxation and any performance and/or audit reports required pursuant to those agreements. Members are appointed by City Council for three-year terms. The TIRC meets annually.

Anyone interested can complete a Board & Commission Application

Board & Commission Application

Current Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteers play an important role as a part of the City of Powell team. We enjoy pairing volunteers with enjoyable assignments that will provide them with not only a greater understanding of our community, but also a rewarding experience. We have a variety of programs and events that allow you to use your unique talents to positively impact others in the City.

Volunteer Opportunities with the City of Powell

Volunteer Application

The City of Powell is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer


Jason Nahvi
Human Resources Manager
614.885.5380 ext. 1050


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