Employment Opportunities

Position: Emergency Management Coordinator
Town of Sturbridge

Starting Rate: 18.33 per hour 

Work Week: Up to 15 hours per week 

The Town of Sturbridge Emergency Management Director is seeking to hire an Emergency Management Coordinator to support the emergency management services of the town. The ideal candidate will be well versed in federal and state emergency management practices and must have a minimum of 2 years of experience in emergency management, public safety, public health or related field, or any combination thereof. ICS 400, IS 800 an IS 800a are preferred and must be obtained within the first year of employment. Applicant must submit a cover letter, resume and completed town application (which can be picked up at the Public Safety Complex) to: Chief Thomas J. Ford III, Sturbridge Police Department, 346 Main Street Sturbridge, MA 01566. Finalists will be required to pass an extensive background check. 

Deadline for submission is September 8, 2017 The Town of Sturbridge is an E.O.E.

F/T Police Officer - Entry Level
Town of Sturbridge

The Town of Sturbridge will be accepting resumes for the position of full time police officer. The Sturbridge Police Department is a full service accredited police agency. Duties of this position are under direct supervision and a high quality of service is expected. Patrol officers are assigned an area for the purpose of enforcing state laws relative to the prevention of crime, the apprehension of offenders, the protection of property and persons, the preservation of public peace, and the control of traffic; performs investigative duties, and related work as assigned. 

Minimum requirements: A U.S. citizen, a high school diploma or equivalent, a valid driver's license, must be a graduate of the basic full time Massachusetts Police Training Committee Academy or equivalent and a college degree and/or prior military is preferred but not required. Candidates must be able to possess a Class A License to carry a firearm, ability to work any hours and in all weather conditions, ability to learn and demonstrate job requirements after being trained. Applicants must be able to pass a Physical Ability Test, and successfully complete interview processes. A medical exam, a psychological exam, as well as an extensive background investigation will be conducted on finalists. 

Please submit a cover letter and resume to: Chief Thomas J. Ford III, Sturbridge Police Department, 346 Main Street, Sturbridge, MA 01566. Deadline for applications is August 17, 2017 @ 08:00 am

In accordance with state law, no applicant who has been convicted of a felony can be appointed as a Police Officer. Applications are kept on file for one year after date of receipt. Town of Sturbridge is an E.O.E.