The City of Middletown is accepting applications for the position of Grounds Technician in the Department of Public Works & Utilities, Division of Grounds Maintenance. Requirements: Graduation from a two-year college or university with major course work in agriculture, arboricultural, ornamental horticulture or closely related subjects; experience in planting, cultivating and maintaining turf, trees, shrubs and flowers; or equivalent training and experience; and Possession of a license issued by the State of Ohio as a Certified Public Operator to apply pesticides or ability to obtain within 6 months of hire date. Applicants must possess a valid Ohio Driver’s License. Salary Range: $21.43 to $28.68 per hour plus benefits. All applicants will be required to take a written examination on Wednesday, February 22, 2023. Application packets (includes examination information) may be obtained from the Human Resources Office located on the second floor of City Building, One Donham Plaza, Middletown, Ohio or may be downloaded from the website at https://www.cityofmiddletown.org/jobs. Deadline to submit application is Friday, February 17, 2023 at 5:00 p.m. EOE/Drug-free workplace.