Current Employment Opportunities
The Town of Seekonk is looking to fill the position of Secretary to the Planning Board. Incumbent reports to the Town Planner, coordinates all clerical and routine administrative interdepartmental work within the Town Hall. Experience in operations of the Planning Board desirable. Review plans to ensure all necessary information is listed on plans as required by the Planning Board and Registry of Deeds. Attend meetings as required and prepares minutes for Board approval. Ability to function with little or no supervision.
High School diploma with supplemental education in business school or other specialized courses. Experience in an administrative position in a municipality desirable. Computer proficiency with word processing, dictation, transcription and organizational skills required. Ability to perform complex administrative and secretarial duties with exceptional customer services skills necessary. General knowledge of Massachusetts General Laws required. THIS IS A PART-TIME 19.5 HOURS PER WEEK POSITION THAT REQUIRES ATTENDANCE AT PLANNING BOARD MEETINGS.
Mail resume and cover letter to Town Administrator’s Office, 100 Peck Street, Seekonk, MA 02771
This posting will remain open until filled.
Town of Seekonk
The Town of Seekonk seeks qualified applicants for position of Building Commissioner. Duties include examining building plans, assure compliance with MA building codes, AAB, zoning and related laws, regulations and standards. Requires Massachusetts certification as Building Commissioner/ability to achieve certification; knowledge of requirements for building construction, fire prevention, ventilation and safe egress; in-depth knowledge of 780 CMR; able to interpret and enforce the town’s zoning bylaws; knowledge of weights and measures enforcement; excellent communication skills. Starting salary range $68,000, union position. Review of applicants will commence on June 1st, 2015. Apply to Town Administrator, 100 Peck Street, Seekonk, MA 02771; email firstname.lastname@example.org; AA/EOE
FULL TIME PUBLIC SAFETY DISPATCHER
The Town of Seekonk is seeking qualified applicants for the Full Time position of Public Safety Dispatcher. The Public Safety Dispatchers work under the Director of Communications and operate in a 24 hour a day operation. Qualified candidates must be available to work all shifts including nights, weekends and holidays. Additionally candidates at a minimum must be at least 21 years of age, have a high school diploma or equivalent, and possess strong written and oral communications skills, an ability to work well under stressful conditions with an inherent ability to multitask in emergency situations. Applicants must be able to pass an extensive criminal background investigation and complete a complex operational training program. Preference will be given to those with prior emergency dispatch experience, who are currently certified as ENHANCED 911 TELECOMMUNICATORS in accordance with the provisions of MA 560 CMR 5.00 and who possess Power Phone EMD certification.
This is a union position which works a 4 day on 2 day off rotation. Starting salary is $19.09 per hour with a competitive benefits package that includes Health/Dental insurance, Bristol County Retirement, Deferred Compensation, Educational Incentives and Longevity Pay.
Interested Candidates should submit a cover letter and resume no later than 1600 on July 17, 2015 to:
Seekonk Public Safety Communications
Attn: Director of Communications
500 Taunton Ave
Seekonk MA 02771