Employment Opportunities

The Town of Portsmouth has the following employment opportunities available:
 

 - Gate Attendant Prudence Island Transfer Station: The Town of Portsmouth is accepting applications for a part-time Gate Attendant at the Prudence Island Transfer Station. Applicants must be 21 years of age or older, possess a high school diploma or GED certificate, possess a valid Driver’s License and successfully pass a background investigation. Completed applications will be accepted via email attention Lisa Puglia at lpuglia@portsmouthri.com or in person at the Human Resources Office. Applications will be accepted until the position has been filled.

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- Police Officers: The Town of Portsmouth is accepting applications for Police Officers. Town applications are required and are available on-line only at https://www.policeapp.com/Entry-Level-Portsmouth-RI-Police-Officer-Jobs/2605/ Deadline for submission is no later than 12:00 PM, Monday October 5, 2020. No applications will be accepted by postal mail, facsimile or e-mail. Previous applicants must re-apply. Applicants must be 21 years of age or older, and possess a valid driver's license and a high school diploma or GED certificate.

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- Lateral Fire Fighters: The Town of Portsmouth is accepting applications from individuals that are currently career Fire Fighters in the State of Rhode Island. This is to establish a lateral certification eligibility list of qualified Fire Fighters. Completed applications with supporting certifications may be submitted in person, by appointment, to Human Resources or emailed to hr@portsmouthri.com  Applications must be received by the Human Resources Office no later than 2:00PM, Friday, September 25, 2020

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