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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 - DPW Operator 2nd Class: The Town of Portsmouth is accepting applications for a full-time Operator 2nd Class in the Department of Public Works.  Applicants must be 21 years of age or older, posses a High School diploma/GED and must possess a valid Commercial Driver's License (CDL).  Applicants must also pass a written examination. Completed applications with supporting documents may be submitted in person to the Human Resources Office or emailed to lpuglia@portsmouthri.com no later than 2:00 PM, Friday, January 31, 2020.

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- Police Officers: The Town of Portsmouth is accepting applications for Police Officers. Town applications are required and are available during business hours at the Portsmouth Police Department located at 2270 E. Main Road, Portsmouth, RI 02871, or on the website below. Applications, including all required documents, will ONLY be accepted at the Portsmouth Police Department in person Monday through Friday between 8:00 AM and 4:00 PM. Deadline for submission is 2:00 PM, Thursday, February 6, 2020. No applications will be accepted by postal mail, facsimile or email. Previous applicants must re-apply.

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