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Archbold, Ohio is that rarity among communities-a town where growth is based on an already thriving infrastructure.A town prepared to support further growth because it has mastered the process. A town of 4346 people which supports well over 4,000 jobs. A town which is prepared to help you succeed. In 1999, Archbold chose to become a “Community of Character.” The village, churches and businesses are working to prove that together we can promote positive character qualities in our youth and community.

In The Spotlight

We have lots of new faces at the Village of Archbold!  From left to right, back row, Josh Johnson, Recreation Program Specialist with the Parks & Recreation Department, Xavier Dye & Eric Leininger, both Police Officers.  Bottom row, left to right is Melissa McKeever, with the Income Tax Office and Kristi Rhoads with the Utility Billing Office.  Stop in and say hi to our new employees!

FULTON-SR 66 Relocation on CR 24

Feasibility Study And Preliminary Engineering Information
Executive Summary for Economic Study

Council Agenda

Click below to see the latest Village Council Agenda.

Village Council Agenda


The Village of Archbold is accepting applications through May 25, 2018 for the position of Full-time Firefighter/Paramedic. This position is responsible for the suppression, prevention and emergency medical service for the protection of life and property.

Candidates that meet the following minimum qualifications will be permitted to continue through the selection process:  1)Applicants must be certified by the State of Ohio as a Paramedic and Firefighter I at the time of application and appointment. Copies of Paramedic Certification and Firefighter I must be provided at the time of application.  2)Applicants must possess ACLS certification and a Healthcare Provider certification  3)Applicants must have a high school diploma or GED and one to three months of related experience or equivalent.  4)Within 24 months of appointment must obtain Firefighter II certification.

Please provide a copy of your Resume, a Cover Letter, Archbold Application Form, a list of (3) Professional Reference and your State of Ohio Paramedic Certificate as well as your Firefighter I Certificate to Donna Dettling by May 25, 2018. Mail items to P.O. Box 406, Archbold, Ohio 43502 or you may scan and email (pdf format only) to ddettling@archbold.com

Candidates that meet the minimum qualifications will be contacted to sit for a written test. The written test will consist of 85 Paramedic skill-based questions and 15 Firefighter skill-based questions. Candidates will be given 2 hours to complete the 100 multiple choice questions. Test questions were compiled from two sources: EMS-Jones & Bartlett Learning, LLC. Emergency Care in the Streets Instructional Materials Copyright 2013. Fire-IFSTA Essentials of Fire Fighting 6th Edition Instructional Materials Copyright 2013. Only those Candidates that achieve a 70% or better on the written test will be considered for an interview

2018 Employment Application

2018 FT Firefighter Paramedic Pay & Benefit Package

Firefighter Paramedic FT Vacant