Employment Opportunities

 

We sincerely thank you for your interest in the Town of Mendon. 

Resumes and applications can be submitted to jobs@mendonma.gov or as specified in the job posting. Once sent, please rest assured that your application materials have been received. Due to the high volume of response with our openings, the Human Resources Department may be unable to individually acknowledge the receipt of every application or return phone calls regarding the process. We carefully screen all applicants and select candidates whose qualifications best meet our needs. You will be contacted by phone or email if you are selected to continue in the recruitment process.

We wish you success in your career endeavors!

 

Town of Mendon - Employment Application (pdf)

HR Email - jobs@mendonma.gov

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(Last Updated: 2/23/2021)

Position Openings:

Administrative Assistant - Conservation Commission

Part-time administrative support to the Conservation Commission. Position is responsible for initiating and responding to email and phone communications, working with the Conservation Commission Chair on building permit approvals, managing the MA DEP filing process, assists in running Conservation Commission meetings, generating meeting minutes, creating annual report, publishing legal ads and posting hearing notices, record keeping, and other duties as assigned.

High school graduation plus one to three years of experience in an office setting - clerical, administrative, secretarial, record keeping or related field; or any equivalent combination of education and experience. Excellent communication skills, customer service skills, and attention to detail. Must have proficient computer skills (Word, Excel, Outlook) and familiarity working with office equipment (copier, scanner). Strong organization skills, ability to prioritize workload and work independently required. Experience in a municipal setting and in dealing with the public strongly preferred.

Part-time position, up to 10 hours per week (approximately 8 hours of office time, 2 hours of meeting time). Salary range $18.64-24.50.

Please submit cover letter with resume to Human Resources, Mendon Town Hall, 20 Main Street, Mendon, MA 01756 or hr@mendonma.gov by March 12, 2021. AA/EEO/ADA.

 

Outreach Coordinator/Administrative Assistant - Council on Aging

Position is responsible for assessing and facilitating connections to services and programs for elders who may be unserved or underserved. Conducts home and/or office visits to assist elders and disabled residents and their families to assess their needs. Makes appropriate referrals for services, provides health insurance counseling for clients under the SHINE program, maintains confidential, accurate records on clients and resources. May also assist in the coordination of monthly food pantry distribution and reviewing client’s eligibility and other duties as required.

Qualifications: BA/BS in Social Service or equivalent or 3 years of experience in gerontology, home care or related social service. Must possess knowledge of local, state and federal agencies such as Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid Insurance and SHINE. Sensitivity to the needs of elders and their families required.  Ability to interact in a positive and effective manner with the elderly of all ages and at all levels of society. Excellent organizational, listening, communication and customer service skills required. Must have ability to work independently and take initiative in helping resolve client issues. Ability to maintain confidentiality key. Requires proficient computer skills, including Microsoft Office and Excel. MCOA Outreach Program Manager and/or SHINE certifications desired. 

Part-time position, up to 18 hours per week. Salary range $18.64-24.59 per hour.

Interested applicants should submit cover letter, resume and three professional references to Human Resources, Mendon Town Hall, 20 Main Street, Mendon, MA 01756 or hr@mendonma.gov. Application deadline: 3/04/21. AA/EEO/ADA.

 

Part-Time Library Assistant - Taft Public Library

The Library Assistant will cover the adult and children’s circulation desk. Desk duties include checking materials in and out to patrons, answering questions from the public in-person and on the phone, assisting patrons with library resources and technology, troubleshooting patron computers, helping to maintain the circulating collection through shelving, shelf reading, and cleaning, setting up displays, and processing and cataloging library materials. Shifts at the children’s circulation desk may include assisting the Children’s Librarian in preparing for children’s programs.

Qualifications: High School diploma/equivalency with one to two years’ experience in clerical or library-related work required, college degree preferred.  Successful candidate will have excellent customer-service skills with the ability to communicate effectively with the public and other library staff. Candidate must exhibit attention to detail, be able to problem solve, and work independently.  Excellent computer skills a necessity.  Familiarity with CW MARS Evergreen software and our library catalog a plus.  Knowledge of popular adult and children’s literature and media preferred.

Part-time position, 10 hours per week. Must be available Saturdays (9am-12pm); fill in coverage as needed. Salary range $16.50-17.00 per hour.  Please submit cover letter, resume and three references to Andrew Jenrich, Director Taft Public Library: P.O. Box 35, Mendon, MA 01756. Or email librarydirector@mendonma.gov  by January 22, 2021 AA/EEO/ADA.

 

Finance Director-Treasurer/Collector

Full time, 30 hours per week, flexible work hours onsite and remote. High level administrative position managing the Town’s financial functions. Reports to the Town Administrator and assists the Select Board with the Town’s financial goals. Performs technical accounting, financial and computerized functions in maintaining the fiscal records and systems of the town; administers all internal and external financial reporting requirements; and interprets and administers federal, state, and local laws, regulations, and policies relevant to municipal financial management.

Qualifications: Bachelors degree in finance, accounting or related field; ten years of progressively responsible experience in professional, finance field including supervisory and municipal experience; thorough knowledge of Massachusetts municipal finance (UMAS) and budget management; or any equivalent combination of education and experience. Requires ability to be bonded.  If not certified by the Massachusetts Collector and Treasurers’ Association when hired, employee will be expected to pursue certification.

Full Time, flexible 30 hours. Salary range $62,000-$80,000 plus benefits.

Interested applicants should submit cover letter, resume and three professional references to Town Administrator, Mendon Town Hall, 20 Main Street, Mendon, MA 01756 or knewman@mendonma.gov. Resumes will be accepted until 1/4/2021 or until the position is filled.  AA/EEO/ADA. Full job description is available upon request.

 

Substitute Van Driver

The Town of Mendon will be accepting ongoing applications for Substitute Van Drivers for the Council on Aging.  This periodic, part-time, fill-in position starts at a rate of $17.23 per hour. Applicants must have a high school diploma, a valid Mass. Driver’s license and a clean driving record. CPR certification and CORI check are also required.  Prior experience with senior population, demonstrated effective social/interpersonal communication skills and ability to respect and maintain confidentiality are beneficial. Applications are available online (see above) and may be sent directly to the Mendon Senior Center, 62 Providence St. Mendon, MA. All applications will be reviewed and you will be contacted if your background meets our requirements.

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Mendon Parks & Rec. Dept.

Employment Opportunities 
 
Job Openings for the upcoming summer will be posted in January.  If you are interested in a job with the Mendon Parks Department please visit the link below.  If the deadline has passed there may be future openings based on enrollment.  Applications will be kepts on file for one year.  
 
The Mendon Parks & Rec. Department is seeking applicants for our summer seasonal positions.  Lifeguards, Maintenance Crew, Snack Shack Staff, and Rec. Program Counselors wanted.  
 
 
 

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Town of Mendon - Employment Application (pdf)