Fairfield County recognizes the value of a qualified workforce in order to provide the highest level of service to the public. To meet this goal the Human Resources Department has made it our mission to recruit, train, support, and retain the most qualified and productive staff for Fairfield County, while ensuring fair employment and equal opportunity to all persons, within a conservative budget framework.

The Human Resources Department assists the Board of Commissioners, elected and appointed officials, and boards in the following areas of human resources management:

• Coordinate and administer employee benefits and wellness programs;
• Coordinate employee recruitment and selection;
• Assist departments in complying with state and federal employment laws and regulations;
• Administer workers’ compensation program;
• Oversee risk management programs;
• Administer unemployment compensation program

Employment Opportunities
Fairfield County Human Resources only accepts applications
for employment for positions that are currently posted.

Contact Information
Fairfield County Human Resources
County Court House
210 East Main Street, Room #106
Lancaster, Ohio 43130


Jeff Porter
Human Resources Director

Julie Noyes
Human Resources Benefits Specialist
P: 740-652-7893 / F: 740-652-7896 

Jay Shepherd
Human Resources/Risk Management Specialist
P: 740-652-7894 / F: 740-652-7896