Employment Opportunities

How to Apply

Applicants interested in applying for a position can send their cover letter, resume and application via email to Stacy Callahan.

Questions can be directed to Human Resources Director at 781-616-6836. Resumes only accepted for posted positions.

Posted Positions

The Town of Rockland is currently seeking to fill the following positions:

Director of Assessing

The Rockland Board of Assessor’s is seeking highly qualified team-oriented candidates for the position of Director of Assessing. The Director of Assessing is responsible for the valuation and taxation of real and personal property within the Town of Rockland in accordance with state requirements. 

Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in business or related field and minimum five years of experience in assessing real estate taxation preferred which at least three years were in an administrative or supervisory position or any equivalent combination of education and experience. Massachusetts Accredited Assessor (MAA) professional designation or its equivalent. 

Full-time, excellent benefits including BCBSMA Town contribution of 79% of the premium and 50% of the dental premium. Work extended hours two Tuesday nights/month Sept- June and Fridays off in July and August. Salary DOQ and relevant experience. Full job description and employment application below in Documents.  Application, resume and letter of interest should be emailed to scallahan@rockland-ma.gov.  Accepting applications May 9, 2022 open until filled.  

Assistant Treasurer

The Town of Rockland is seeking team oriented and highly motivated candidates for Assistant Treasurer.  The  Assistant Treasurer, under the direction of the elected Town Treasurer, is responsible for the day-to-day responsibilities in the office including, but not limited to, processing weekly payroll through Harpers Payroll, billing, reconciliation and maintaining payroll records.  Must have excellent customer service, multitasking, problem solving and time management skills.  Must have experience processing payroll, preferably in Harpers Payroll Software.  

Full-time salaried position with excellent benefits including BCBSMA health insurance with the Town contribution of 79% of the premium and 50% of the dental premium. Work extended hours two Tuesday nights/month Sept- June and Fridays off in July and August. AFSCME Clerical Union, Grade 5, starting hourly rate $22.53/hour, 35 hrs/week. Increase hourly rate to $24.56/hour on July 1st. Full job description and employment application are below in Document

Library/Town Hall Custodian

Applications are being accepted for the full time position of Custodian for twenty-five (25) hours per week at the Rockland Memorial Library and up to fifteen (15) hours per week at the Rockland Town Hall and/or coverage for other Town Buildings as needed.  Thirty-five hours per week are guaranteed hours. 

Qualified applicants must have a high school diploma or the equivalent and a driver’s license. General building maintenance skills and proper cleaning techniques are required. Previous training or work experience in custodial maintenance is preferred. Must have excellent interpersonal skills.  Full job description can be found below in Documents. 

Union position: Grade 1, $20.45/hr.  Hours of work will be 8:00a.m. to 4:00p.m. to start. After training 7:00 a.m. to 3:00p.m. with flexibility.  Hours may occasionally include night or weekend coverage. This position includes benefits.

A letter of interest, resume and application should be emailed to Human Resources, Stacy Callahan, at scallahan@rockland-ma.gov. Application can be found below in Documents. 

Local Building Inspector- Part Time 19 hours per week

The Town of Rockland Building Department has an immediate opening for a Part-Time Local Inspector who works under the direction of the Building Commissioner.  Duties include inspection of buildings under construction to monitor compliance with building code and bylaws.  Also, inspects safety and conditions of existing buildings, issues certificates of inspection and stop work orders, reviews plans, maintains associated logs and records and investigates complaints of alleged zoning violations.  High school diploma, associate degree in related field preferred, and 5 years’ experience in supervision of building construction or equivalent combination of education and experience.  Valid Massachusetts Construction Supervisor’s License is required.  Ability to interpret and enforce regulations firmly and impartially, to deal appropriately with public and building community and to read blueprints are required.   Must be able to access all areas of building construction sites, to walk long periods of time and to climb, crawl and to lift up to 30 pounds. Experience with computers, Microsoft Suite and preferably online permitting. Must have a valid Massachusetts motor vehicle license. Preference will be given to applicants with Certificate of Local Inspector.

The position is part time 19 hours per week and the hourly wage will be commensurate with experience.   Schedule will be set by the Inspector of Buildings/Building Commissioner and, to the extent possible, at mutually convenient times.

Please send letter of interest, resume and application to scallahan@rockland-ma.gov.  Applications can be found online at  rockland-ma.gov , Human Resources. Posting open until filled. Review of applications begin March 1st. Printable Job Description below in Documents.  

Sewer Department

The Town of Rockland is seeking experienced and motivated applicants for the Sewer Superintendent position which is under the direction of the Town Elected Board of Sewer Commissioners.   The Superintendent is responsible for the planning, budgets, organization, direction, management of the operations and activities for the Towns’ 2.5 MGD, Grade 7 treatment plant, collection and storage system.  The sewer plant is managed by Veolia. This position will ensure compliance with all applicable federal and state mandates and regulations as well as exercise direct authority over all plant staff, including outside contractors in accordance with all Town policies and procedures. 

This position is benefit eligible full time, 40 hours per week, and on call 24/7 for emergencies.  The full job description can be found below in Documents. Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest, resume and application to Human Resources Director, Stacy Callahan scallahan@rockland-ma.gov

Rockland Recreation 

Lifeguard- Summer Seasonal. Full Job description below in Documents. Rocklandrec@rockland-ma.gov

Teen Center

The Rockland Teen Center is looking for energetic, responsible, and a reliable staff member to monitor teen activity, interact with teens, facilitate games and activities as well as attend Teen Center events. The purpose of this position is to perform supervisory duties for Rockland Teen Center’s events/activities. This individual will help to set up/breakdown events, supervise (with others) upwards of 60-115 teens per night, work concessions and will perform other duties as needed to assure night/events run safely. This position entails working Friday nights from 6:30-11:00 p.m. from September through May. Full Job Description below in Documents. Application, letter of interest and resume should be emailed to rocklandrec-ma.gov 

 The Town of Rockland is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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