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September 17th, 2018

Public Works Class B Driver/Laborer

Town of Wiscasset

Class B Driver / Laborer

 

The Town of Wiscasset is seeking a full-time Driver/Laborer within the Public Works Department to operate light and moderately heavy trucks and motorized equipment in road maintenance, road construction and repair, and in the snow and ice removal operations of the Public Works Department. Duties will include manual labor as well as the operation of trucks and sanders in the sanding and snow removal of town streets, operates front-end loaders, and operates light and/or moderately heavy trucks transporting dirt, gravel, wood, and construction materials. The employee will assist in loading and unloading trucks and will perform varied maintenance work including rebuilding storm drains and culverts, patching and building roads, picking up debris such as blow-downs, straightening signs and posts; picking up leaves, brush, and other trash. Responsibilities also include assisting in the maintenance and upkeep of the Town parks, cemeteries, and public spaces.

Position requirements: Candidates must have a thorough knowledge of the standard practices, methods, equipment, and tools of the construction equipment trade and a working knowledge of the occupational hazards and safety precautions of the trade. This position requires considerable knowledge of the operating and repair characteristics of a variety of equipment utilized by the Public Works Department. Satisfactory completion of a pre-employment physical is required to ensure candidates have the ability, physical strength, and agility sufficient to perform all assignments of the job description. Candidates must have the ability to work successfully with a team. Class B Driver’s license is required. A high school diploma or GED equivalent is desired. Any equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered at the discretion of the Town. The Town of Wiscasset offers a competitive salary plus a comprehensive benefits package. Applications can be found at the Town Office or online at www.wiscasset.org. Applications will be accepted until a suitable candidate is found.

 

The Town of Wiscasset is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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August 30th, 2018

Police Department Openings

Full Time Police Officer

The Wiscasset Police Department is seeking qualified applicants to fill a full time opening for patrolman.

Preference may be given to candidates who are certified law enforcement officers (blue pin) or those who have successfully completed all phases of the Maine Law Enforcement Pre-Service Training Program (green pin).

All successful candidates will have to pass an extensive background investigation, to include a psychological, polygraph, and medical examination. Persons with questions are urged to contact Chief Larry Hesseltine at 207-882-8202 or email chiefhesseltine@wiscassetpd.org

Applications can be obtained at the Town of Wiscasset website, or by contacting Chief Larry Hesseltine at the above email address.

To apply please submit a cover letter, resume, and employment application to:

Wiscasset Police Department 51 Bath Road, Wiscasset ME, 04578 Attn: Chief Larry Hesseltine

 

School Resource Officer

The Wiscasset Police Department is seeking qualified applicants to fill a full time opening for School Resource Officer.

Preference may be given to candidates who are certified law enforcement officers (blue pin) or those who have successfully completed all phases of the Maine Law Enforcement Pre-Service Training Program (green pin).

All successful candidates will have to pass an extensive background investigation, to include a psychological, polygraph, and medical examination. Persons with questions are urged to contact Chief Larry Hesseltine at 207-882-8202 or email chiefhesseltine@wiscassetpd.org

Applications can be obtained at the Town of Wiscasset website, or by contacting Chief Larry Hesseltine at the above email address.

To apply please submit a cover letter, resume, and employment application to:

Wiscasset Police Department 51 Bath Road, Wiscasset ME, 04578 Attn: Chief Larry Hesseltine

Part Time Police Officer(s)

The Wiscasset Police Department is seeking qualified reserve officers.

Applicants must have successfully completed Phase I and Phase II of The Law Enforcement Pre-Service Training Program or already be certified by the Maine Criminal Justice Academy. Applicants must be able to successfully complete medical, psychological and polygraph examinations, pass an extensive background investigation.

The Wiscasset Police Department relies heavily on its reserve staff to provide continuous police services to the community.

All successful candidates will have to pass an extensive background investigation, which may include a psychological, polygraph, and medical examination. Persons with questions are urged to contact Chief Larry Hesseltine at 207-882-8202 or email chiefhesseltine@wiscassetpd.org

Applications can be obtained at the Town of Wiscasset website, or by contacting Chief Larry Hesseltine at the above email address.

To apply please submit a cover letter, resume, and employment application to:

Wiscasset Police Department 51 Bath Road, Wiscasset ME, 04578 Attn: Chief Larry Hesseltine

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July 1st, 2018

Wiscasset Ambulance Service

The Town of Wiscasset is accepting applications for Per-Diem EMTS, AEMTS, and Paramedic. Applicants must be highly motivated and able to work in a team environment.

Pay averages are; EMT - $13-$15; AEMT - $15-AEMTS, and Paramedic - $17-$20.

All applicants must provide the following documents with their application: current license, valid driver's license, high school diploma or equivalent, additional education and EMS certifications (AVOC, NIMS 100, 200 and 700; cover letter, resume and three references)

Applications may be obtained at the Wiscasset Town Office or by Clicking Here. Further information can be obtained from the Wiscasset Ambulance Service, 51 Bath Road, Wiscasset, ME 04578 or emsdirector@wiscasset.org

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