Employment Opportunities


Current Employment Opportunities:
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Correctional Officer I
Deadline: Accepting applications on a continual basis.   
This is entry level correctional work in maintaining order and discipline and supervising the activities of inmates on an assigned shift in the detention facility. This position requires successful completion of the Correctional Training Academy.   

Requirements: Must be at least 21 years of age, with a High School Diploma or G.E.D Certificate     

911/ Emergency Communication Dispatcher
Deadline: October 28, 2019 by 4:30 pm
Applications are now being accepted for the position of 911/ Emergency Communication Dispatcher (One full time & one part time position). These are responsible positions at the Somerset County 911/ Communications Center where the employee will be expected to receive 911 emergency calls, dispatch fire, emergency medical services, police and/or transfer calls to the appropriate agency.  The employee should be experienced in performing clerical duties and computer functions. Candidate should be able to type a minimum of 30 WPM.  Full Description

Requirements: High School Graduate or Equivalent
One year of experience in communications and in clerical office work or any type of fire, emergency medical or law enforcement  service (within the last three years) & a valid driver's license

Motor Equipment Operator I- Landfill
Deadline: November 6, 2019 
This is a skilled position requiring the operation of landfill track equipment, dump trucks, with a emphasis on the operation of a roll-off container truck. Saturday work will be required. A Valid CDL license or the ability to obtain one within 6 months of employment is required.  Candidate should be able to conduct routine daily maintenance on rolling equipment.       
Full Description
Requirements: Completion of 8th grade, with the ability to read and write English. 
Three years of accident free experience with trucks, loaders, and other types of landfill rolling equipment. 
Valid Driver's License

 Somerset County Job Application (.pdf)

Please submit all applications and resumes to the Somerset County Human Resources Office, located here:

Somerset County Office Complex
Somerset County Human Resources Dept.
11916 Somerset Ave. Room #214
Princess Anne, MD 21853
Phone: 410.651.5131
Fax: 410.651.3559
Email: Human Resources

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