City Job Postings

For more information on the following job postings, please call (203) 977-4070. Applications/Resumes must be received by the Human Resources Division or postmarked on or before the Last Filing Date to be considered.  EFFECTIVE, JANUARY 1, 2017 PLEASE DO NOT COMPLETE THE SECTION OF THE APPLICATION REGARDING CRIMINAL CONVICTIONS  OR THE APPLICANT DISCLOSURE FORM (SECTION B).  

ASSISTANT CORPORATION COUNSEL

PART TIME

The City of Stamford is seeking qualified applicants for the part time position of Assistant Corporation Counsel for the Department of Legal Affairs.

 

POSITION/DUTIES: Under the general direction of the Corporation Counsel and the Deputy Corporation Counsel, advises City officials, agencies, boards, commissions and employees on a variety of legal matters and represents their interests in court and before other tribunals; does related work as assigned/required.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: Graduation from an accredited law school; admission to the Bar of the State of Connecticut and membership in good standing of the Bar of the State of Connecticut; three (3) years of full-time experience in the practice of law; and, if not already admitted to practice before the United States District Court for the District of Connecticut, eligibility for such admission.

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Land-Use, contracts and litigation experience.

 

SCOPE OF EXAMINATION: There will not be a written examination. Applicants will be ranked according to their education, training and experience. Applicants are advised to fully complete the application form and application supplement, listing all related degrees, training and work experience. Incomplete applications or supplements will be rejected.


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MECHANICAL SUPERVISOR - STAMFORD FIRE DEPARTMENT

PROMOTIONAL ONLY

The City of Stamford is accepting applications for the promotional position of Mechanical Supervisor for the Stamford Fire Department.  This opportunity is open only to qualified Fire Department employee as outlined in the minimum requirements below.

 

DUTIES:  Under the general direction of the Fire Chief or his designated official, performs supervisory and highly skilled mechanical work of a difficult and responsible nature, maintains and repairs automotive and mechanical equipment; does related work as required.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:  Current member of the Stamford Fire Department with one (1) year of experience in the rank of Fire Lieutenant or Fire Mechanic OR eight (8) years of experience in the rank of Firefighter.

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATION(S):   Certification as an Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) auto/heavy truck mechanic and Emergency Vehicle Technician (EVT) Level II or III certification.  These qualifications are preferred, but not required.

 

 

SCOPE OF EXAMINATION:  There will be a written examination, which will test the following: 

Knowledge of automotive mechanics including; electrical systems, pneumatics, print reading, welding, power transmission, lubrication, pumps, piping, rigging, mechanical maintenance, shop machines; tools, materials and equipment; internal combustion engines and supervisory skills.

 

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RETIREMENT BENEFITS SPECIALIST

The City of Stamford Human Resources Department is accepting applications for the position of Retirement Benefits Specialist.  All interested, qualified candidates are urged to apply.

 

DUTIES:  Under general direction of the Assistant Director of HR, or designee, performs responsible professional, administrative, and technical work overseeing and administering a broad range of financial, administrative, educational and communication functions related to employee benefits with a primary emphasis on the City’s retirement plans. This position is responsible for the daily administrative operation of the City’s defined benefit, defined contribution and deferred compensation retirement plans and programs, as well as, post-retirement benefits.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:   Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in business administration, human resources management, finance, accounting, public administration or a related field plus five (5) years of progressively responsible recent experience (within the last 7 years) working in a human resources, employee benefits environment one year of which should include administering retirement benefits.

 

Note:  CEBS certification a plus.

 

SCOPE OF EXAMINATION

Qualified applicants will be evaluated, scored and ranked on their level and quality of related experience, education and training documented on the application and application supplement.  As well as their ability to utilize various office software, including Microsoft Excel.  INCOMPLETE APPLICATIONS AND/ OR SUPPLEMENTS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.

 

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PUBLIC HEALTH DENTAL HYGIENIST

The City of Stamford is now accepting applications for the position of Dental Hygienist for the Department of Public Health.  This position is a part-time, grant funded positionQualified, interested applicants are encouraged to apply.

 

DUTIES: Under the general supervision of the Director of Public Nursing & Dental Hygiene Services or designee, performs skilled dental hygiene work of ordinary difficulty and responsibility in conducting oral examination and prophylactic work and applying sealants; does related work as required.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: Graduation from an accredited high school and from an accredited School of Dental Hygiene and two (2) years of experience as a practicing hygienist.

 

SPECIAL REQUIREMENT: Possession of a valid Connecticut license to practice dental hygiene at the time of application.

 

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CROSSING GUARDS

The City of Stamford is looking for dedicated community minded individuals to serve as Crossing Guards to meet the needs of our children at Stamford Public Schools. This position is supervised by the Stamford Police Department. 

 

Ideal Candidates will demonstrate the following:

A strong work ethic with a work history of stability, reliability, dependability, and flexibility.

Willingness to work at a physically demanding job with school children.

Excellent judgment, decision-making and patience in dealing with pedestrian and vehicular traffic.

 

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

There are no specific experience requirements but candidates should be dependable and have the ability to learn on the job.

 

 

APPLICATIONS AND ADDITIONAL INFORMATION CAN BE OBTAINED AT:

Stamford Police Department

Central Hiring

805 Bedford Street

Stamford, Connecticut 06902

ELECTRICAL INSPECTOR

The City of Stamford is now accepting applications for the position of Electrical Inspector.  Qualified, interested applicants are encouraged to apply.

 

POSITION:  Under the general direction of the Building Official or designee, performs on-site inspections of electrical installations, alterations and repairs to insure conformity with the National Electrical Code and other related regulations; enforces compliance with electrical codes by contractors; does related work as required.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:  Graduation from an accredited high school and four (4) years of experience as a journeyman electrician.

 

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PARKING METER TECHNICIAN

The City of Stamford is now accepting applications for the position of Parking Meter Technician.  Qualified, interested applicants are encouraged to apply.

 

DUTIES:  Under the general direction of a foreman or a supervisor in the Office of Traffic and Parking installs, maintains, trouble-shoots and repairs mechanical and electronic parking meters and pay stations; performs collection of revenue from meters and performs other work in Traffic and Parking as assigned.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:  Graduation from an accredited high school. Two (2) years of experience in the maintenance and repair of small mechanisms, coin-operated machines, meters or similar devices; ability to operate desktop and handheld computers.  Must possess a valid driver’s license.

 

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CLERK OF THE WORKS II

The City of Stamford is now accepting applications for the position of Clerk of the Works II.  Qualified, interested applicants are encouraged to apply.

 

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SEASONAL PLAN EXAMINER

The City of Stamford Department of Operation is accepting applications for Seasonal Plan Examiner.   CLICK HERE FOR APPLICATION AND ADDITIONAL INFORMATION