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

Strategic Communications Officer

Full-Time  – $65,000 – $75,000 Annually
Department: Administrative Department
Powell’s ideal Strategic Communication Officer is an organized, relationship-focused, and humble team player who cares about the community. Operating with integrity and poise, our ideal candidate will meet deadlines, foster relationships with local media, and look for ways to innovate on behalf of the city and the people we serve. 

Job Description – Strategic Communications Officer


Seasonal Recreation Aide

Seasonal: $16/Hour
Hours: Monday – Friday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm with availability to work special events
Start Date: May 22, 2023 through August 18, 2023
Department: Public Service Department
This is an exciting opportunity for someone who is interested in gaining experience for a career in Parks & Recreation. These positions will help staff prepare for and facilitate the City’s Summer day camp programming.  Applicants may also have the opportunity to assist with special events and other Parks & Recreation activities.

Job Description –Seasonal Recreation Aide


Seasonal Public Service Worker

Seasonal: $16/Hour
Hours: Monday – Friday 7:30 am to 3:30 pm, occasional weekend hours and availability to work special events
Start Date: Flexible – May 2023 through August 2023
Department: Public Service Department
The City of Powell is seeking applicants to perform general landscaping work such as mowing, trash and tree limb collection, and watering flowers in our Parks. Additional duties will include the cleaning and maintenance for restrooms and buildings and helping with the set-up and tear down of City events. 

Job Description –Seasonal Public Service Worker 

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


Employment Application

Visit here for an employment application.

Current Board & Commission Openings

The City currently has the following opportunities available for individuals who have an interest in serving our community:

Historic Downtown Advisory Commission – Meets the third Thursday of each month at 6:30 p.m.

Personnel Board of Review – Meets on an as-needed basis

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 Navhi
Human Resources Business Partner
614.885.5380 ext. 1050


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