Human Resources Q&A

Hilliard’s Human Resources Department provides assistance, support and direction on all matters related to the management of the city’s human resources. Matters include employee recruitment and compensation, labor relations and collective bargaining, disciplinary and grievance hearings, work rules and policies, citywide safety and training programs as well as employee appraisals and development.

Hilliard’s Bargaining units are listed below:

United Steel Workers of America, AFL-CIO – United Steel Workers Agreement

  • Maintenance Technicians
  • Custodians

Fraternal Order of Police, Capital City Lodge #9 – FOP Capital City Lodge No 9

  • Police Officers
  • Sergeants
  • Lieutenants

Fraternal Order of Police, Ohio Labor Council, Inc. – Ohio Labor Council

  • Clerks

The City of Hilliard posts all current job vacancies on the jobs page. Applications are only accepted online through our jobs portal.

Job applications are only accepted through our jobs portal. To apply, create an account, make an application and apply. If you do not have a home computer, you may apply online by visiting your local library.

Colleen Lemmon, Chief People Officer and Human Resources Director
(614) 334-1397


Regular full-time employees receive health insurance that includes medical, dental, vision and prescription drug coverage. Other benefits include vacation, sick leave, paid holidays, flexible spending account, tuition reimbursement and employee assistance program.  Contact the Department of Human Resources for more information.

Yes, the City offers seasonal employment in our Recreation and Parks Department and Operations Department. Examples include lifeguards, camp counselors, ball field ground crew members, etc.

Please visit to access City of Hilliard employment opportunities and apply online.  If this is the first time you are applying on the website, you must create an online account.  After your account has been established, you can create an application. For those without a home computer, you may apply online by visiting your local library.