District Human Resources

District Human Resources

The Human Resource Director for the Paint Creek Joint EMS & Fire District is Jon Salyer. Mr. Salyer was born in Dayton, Ohio and moved to Highland County in 1978. In 1980 he enlisted in the United States Air Force where he served as an aircraft mechanic. He was assigned to the Forth Tactical Fighter Wing at Seymour Johnson AFB in Goldsboro, North Carolina up until his transferred to the 51st Tactical Fighter Wing at Osan AB, South Korea in 1983. While in Korea he had several temporary duty assignment, including assignments with the 18th Tactical Fighter Wing, Kadena Air Base,Japan; the Third Tactical Fighter Wing, Clark AB, Philippines and several other special duty assignments throughout the geographically defined far east, and in December 1983 was named Airman of the Month. His finally assignment was with the 48th Fighter Interceptor Squadron (NORAD), at Langley AFB, Hampton Virginia. In 1985 he joined the Greenfield Fire Department where he served as a Fire-fighter/Engineer and was active with the Greenfield Area Life Squad as a volunteer EMT. In 1987 he joined the Hillsboro Police Department where he served as a Police Officer specializing in child abuse investigations for 22 years and was the departments DARE Officer. In 2008 he was named Outstanding Officer of the year. After his retirement from the Hillsboro Police Department in 2011 he worked as a Federal Investigator on behalf of the US Office of Personnel Management, performing background investigations. Then in December of 2012 was hired as the Human Resource Director for the Paint Creek Joint EMS and Fire District.
Mr. Salyer is also a fire-fighter/EMT for the Paint Creek Joint EMS & Fire District and still holds a commission with the Hillsboro Police Department as a reserve police officer.
He can be contacted by calling the Paint Creek Joint EMS & Fire District at 937-981-3394 extension 109, or by email at jsalyer@pcjefd.org