Posting Employment Opportunities with OHPELRA

OHPELRA members in good standing may post employment opportunities on the OHPELRA website.  To submit an employment opportunity to be posted on the OHPELRA website, please use your Member username and password to access the Employment Opportunity Posting Order Form in the Quick Links section on the Members Only page and follow the directions provided.


Commissioners’ Administrative Counsel, Wayne County Commissioners - Closes 8/29/2018



The Wayne County Commissioners are currently accepting employment applications for the full-time position of Commissioners’ Administrative Counsel.  Applicants must  be licensed to practice law in the State of Ohio.  This position will report to the County Administrator.  

This position will provide legal advice to all Commissioners’ offices and act as general counsel to the Board.  The duties include, but are not limited to, the following:

• Review requests from outside agencies such as requests for new funds to ensure compliance with ORC and/or grant requirements.  
• Review all bids, contracts, grant documents, annexations and real estate transactions to ensure that we comply with all legal requirements and that the language meets the needs of the Commissioners’ offices.
• Draft and review resolutions for the Board of Commissioners.
• Handle Workers’ Compensation hearings and appeals.
• Coordinate any outside legal needs including requests to County Prosecutor and other contracted attorneys.
• Oversee compliance with prevailing wage requirements.

Qualified applicants must complete a required employment application (downloadable from http://www.wayneohio.org/employment-opportunities) and submit along with your resume to Wayne County Commissioners, 428 West Liberty Street, Wooster, Ohio 44691, Attn: Barb Chapin.

Deadline for submission is August 29, 2018.

Wayne County is an Equal Opportunity Employer