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
Veteran Service Officer
Town of Seekonk
The Town of Seekonk seeks qualified applicants for position of Veteran Service Officer. Duties include providing comprehensive professional veterans services to Town veterans and their families in accordance with state laws MGL Chapter 115; Job description includes the positions of Director of Veterans Services (Section 10), Veterans’ Agent (Section 3) and Veterans’ Burial Agent (Section 7). All applicants must be a veteran, per MGL Chapter 4, Section 7, Clause 43. Prior social work or counseling experience is preferred. Starting salary range $40,000, union position. Review of applicants will commence on June 1st, 2015. Apply to Town Administrator, 100 Peck Street, Seekonk, MA 02771; email email@example.com; AA/EOE