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Employment Opportunities

The Town is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Minority/Women Business Enterprises are encouraged to apply.

General Employment Application

AA/EOE/ADA
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Town of Durham –Public Works
Road/Highway Maintainer I
Job Description

The Town of Durham is seeking a candidate for a full-time Road/Highway Maintainer I in the Public Works Department. 

Qualifications/Requirements:  a High School Diploma or GED with a minimum of 2 years of construction and heavy vehicle driving experience; or any equivalent combination of education, experience and training. Must have and maintain a valid CT CDL Driver’s License and submit to CDL Drug testing regulations.

Application Process: Application, Resume, and Cover Letter indicating your experience in work listed above to First Selectman, Town of Durham, P.O. Box 428, Durham, CT 06422 or by email to: jlehet@townofdurhamct.org   

Application Deadline:  July 30, 2021

Application and full job description can be found on the town website www.townofdurhamct.org/employment

AA/EOE

 

Durham Public Library

Position:

  • Library Page/Shelver
  • 7.5 hours per week /$12.00 per hour (rising to $13.00 per hour August 1st).

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Applicable library experience

Required Competencies:

  • Must be 16 years of age
  • Ability to read, write, and alphabetize
  • Ability to learn the Dewey Decimal system and other library filing systems
  • Familiarity with office computer applications
  • Ability to communicate effectively with staff and patrons.
  • Attention to detail

Essential Functions:

  • Returns items to shelve accurately
  • Assists with maintaining order of collection
  • Assists with creating displays
  • Assists with preparations for library programs
  • Assists with maintaining order and cleanliness of library
  • In addition to essential functions, all employees are expected to carry out other duties as assigned

To apply please complete the General Employment Application at http://www.townofdurhamct.org/Employment and send completed applications to cmichaud@durhamlibrary.org no later than July 24, 2021.

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Summer Public Works

John Jenkins
Road Foreman
Town of Durham
jjenkins@townofdurhamct.org

860-349-1816

The Town of Durham is seeking qualified applicants for the summer public works program.
Applicants should meet the following criteria:

Must be of 18 years of age
Possess a current ST of CT driver’s license
Successfully pass a pre-hire drug and alcohol test and physical exam

Job duties include heavy lifting and working in adverse weather conditions . These positions are for a temporary duration and offer no benefits. Applications are available at the Durham Town Hall or at the above General Employment Application found above.
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