Job posting: Part-time Parks and Recreation Assistant

Brimfield Township Parks and Recreation is accepting applications for a part-time Parks and Recreation Assistant. The Parks and Recreation Assistant is appointed by the Board of Trustees and serves under the supervision of the Administrative Supervisor and Parks and Recreation Director. This individual is responsible for a wide variety of duties including planning and executing educational and recreational programming and Township events, inspecting park facilities for cleanliness and maintenance issues, updating various social media sites and Township website, scheduling and taking payment for facility rentals, organizing recreational sports leagues, and answering phone calls and general questions from the public. The work schedule will typically be 8:00AM-4:00PM, 16-24 hours per week with an average of 20 hours per week, not to exceed 1040 hours per year. This position frequently requires evening and/or weekend hours.

High School Diploma or GED required. Job experience or coursework in Natural Sciences, Parks and Recreation, Sports Administration, Early Childhood Education, or related field preferred. Previous experience working with local government is preferred. Computer technology and graphic presentation skills preferred. Excellent written and verbal communication skills required.

View full job description and qualifications here: PT Parks Assistant job description


Brimfield Township Board of Zoning Appeals Virtual Public Hearing Wednesday, May 19, 2021 at 7:00 PM

The Brimfield Township Board of Zoning Appeals Virtual Public Hearing is to be held on Wednesday, May 19th, 2021 at 7:00 PM.  To view the meeting, please follow the link at The following items are on the agenda:




Zoning Variance Application: 

Applicant:  Sharon Bowe

Owner:  Sharon Bowe

Address:  1144 Sunview Drive, Mogadore, Ohio 44260

Parcel: 04-059-00-00-049-000   Zoned:   R-2

Variance Request:  Applicant is requesting a variance to place an accessory building on the adjacent lot to the applicants primary building. No principle building on this lot.  Zoning Resolution Section 510.03.A – Except as otherwise specified in this Resolution, all lots shall be permitted a maximum of two accessory buildings or structures in association with a principal building.


Zoning Conditional Use Application: 

Applicant:  Jerry Hawkins

Owner:  Frank Arthur

Address:  4663 State Rt. 43, Kent, Ohio 44240

Parcel: 04-023-00-00-096-001   Zoned:  G-C

Conditional Use Request: Applicant is requesting a Conditional Use permit to keep a residential structure with a home-based business in a G-C District.  Zoning Resolution Section 520.06 – A nonconforming use of a building, structure or land shall not be changed or substituted to another nonconforming use unless the Board of Zoning Appeals decides that the proposed nonconforming use is in less conflict with the character and use of the applicable zoning district than the existing nonconforming use. In permitting such change, the Board of Zoning Appeals may require appropriate conditions and safeguards in accordance with other provisions of this Resolution.



Filed by Economic Development and Zoning Secretary – Lauren Coffman

Phone:  330-678-0319   Email:

Brimfield Fire Department is accepting applications for a Fulltime Firefighter Paramedic

Brimfield Fire Department is accepting applications for a Fulltime Firefighter Paramedic. Applicants must meet minimum requirements of a Firefighter level 2 and a Paramedic. Job description and applications are available online at and at the Brimfield Township Town Hall located at 1333 Tallmadge Road, Kent, Ohio 44240. All application packets must be submitted to the Township secretary no later than June 1st 2021 at 4:00pm. Only completed application packets will be considered. No phone calls please.

There will be a written test on June 8th 2021 at 6pm in the Brimfield Fire Dept.

To read the Full Job Posting Click here:  2021 Full-time Firefighter job posting

To fill out an application click here: Application For Employment

For Entry Exam Flyer click here: 2021 Entry Exam Flyer Complete