Current Employment Opportunities
PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT
ASSISTANT SUPERINTENDENT OF PUBLIC WORKS
The Town of Seekonk seeks qualified applicants for the Assistant Superintendent of Public Works Department.
Under the direction of the Superintendent of Public Works, the Assistant Superintendent provides professional, administrative, and supervisory work in planning, directing, and managing the operations of the Public Works Department. This includes the maintenance of roads, sidewalks, drainage, highway vehicles and equipment, snow and ice removal, landfill and recycling operations, town facilities and recreational fields. The Assistant Superintendent also assists in administering solid waste operations and management of Chapter 90 program. The Assistant Superintendent must work effectively with design professionals and consultants in resolving issues with drainage, roadway improvements, traffic control, etc. The Assistant Superintendent also assists in the preparation of bids and contract awards for various tasks and coordinates work with contractors. The position interacts with MassDOT, DEP, FEMA, and other state and federal agencies, as well as other town departments and committees.
Candidates must be self-motivated with a strong work ethic, leadership and problem solving ability. A graduate from an accredited college or university with an Associate’s Degree, preferably a Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management or related field; a minimum of two (2) years of related experience in maintenance and construction work, including one (1) year in a supervisory position; or any equivalent combination of education and experience. The position is full-time, forty (40) hours per week. Employment is predicated on the ability to possess and maintain a valid CDL license. Employee shall be required to have a CDL within the first six months of employment.
Salary ranges between $60,000 - $65,000 depending on qualifications and experience. Letters of interest and resumes must be submitted to Shawn E. Cadime, Town Administrator, 100 Peck Street, Seekonk, MA 02771. Complete job description is available from the Town Administrator’s office. Position is open until filled.
The Town of Seekonk is an equal opportunity employer.
Seekonk Public Library
Position Title: Library IT Support Specialist
Terms: This is permanent, part-time position. The IT Support Specialist will typically work eighteen to twenty hours a week. The position will be included under the collective bargaining agreement between the Town and the Seekonk Library Staff Association, AFT-Mass.
Starting Hourly Rate: $33.15 with three increases to follow in annual steps
Job Summary: Under the supervision of the Library Director, the Library IT Support Specialist is responsible for maintaining the infrastructure of hardware and software that supports the library’s automated services and communication systems including its connections to the SAILS network, the internet, the MUNIS accounting system, telephone service, library vendors, library databases, building management systems, and the video security network. The IT Support Specialist is responsible for keeping the library staff aware of new technologies and for helping staff plan ways to meet the future technology needs of library users. The IT Support Specialist may be required to perform occasionally other duties outside their assigned areas when necessary to maintain the effective operation of the library. A more complete description of the position and additional qualifications can be found at http://www.seekonkpl.org/job-posting-itsupport/
Minimum Qualifications: A successful candidate for Library IT Support Specialist must demonstrate a sophisticated knowledge of computer networking structure, internet protocols, and computer network operations as might be obtained with a degree in computer, information, or library sciences or through training resulting in professional certification in a relevant area. Candidate must have experience as the primary person responsible for managing a network for a public library or similar institution that connects a variety of devices using multiple operating systems, such as Windows, iOS, and Android, through both wired Ethernet and wireless LANs to multiple WANs and the internet.
Closing dates: Applications must be received before 4:00 PM on Thursday, October 6, 2016.
ASSISTANT ANIMAL CONTROL OFFICER
The Town of Seekonk seeks qualified applicants for one (1) position as ASSISTANT ANIMAL CONTROL OFFICER. Duties will include, but will not be limited to enforcing all Town By-Laws and Massachusetts General Laws pertaining to dogs/cats and in some cases, other animals and to perform the duties of "Dog Officer" as described in Chapter 140. The Assistant Animal Control Office works under the supervision of the Animal Control Officer. All interested parties should submit resume with qualifications to Town Administrator, Town of Seekonk, 100 Peck Street, Seekonk, MA 02771. This posting will remain open until filled. The Town is an AA/EOE.
To Apply: Please submit a resume and a letter stating your qualifications addressed to Peter Fuller c/o Office of Town Administrator, 100 Peck Street, Seekonk, MA 02771 or email copies of these documents to SPL-jobs @seekonkpl.org.
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