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 

Tax Collections Clerk I
Deadline: August 7, 2020 by 4:30p.m.
This is a specialized clerical position in the tax collection office, at the experienced level.  This employee prepares and processes fiscal documents, receives and accounts for collected funds, and performs technical duties related to money management for the County. 
Requirements:  The successful candidate should possess either a high school diploma , with courses in computer keyboarding and bookkeeping, or an equivalent education, training and experience can be substituted for the required education.  Experience working with the public and familiarity with revenue collection software systems, as well as Microsoft EXCEL and WORD is a plus.  Full Job Description

911/Emergency Communications Dispatcher I
Deadline: August 10, 2020 by 4:30 p.m.
This is a responsible, full time position 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.  All applicants must pass a complete and thorough background investigation; and are required to successfully pass a drug test and psychological evaluation.
Requirements:  Applicants must possess a valid driver's license, and be a high school graduate or equivalent. There will be pre-qualifying testing if less than one year experience as an Emergency Telecommunicator.   Full Job Description

Transfer Station Attendant
Deadline:  August 12, 2020 by 4:30 p.m.
The attendant will be required to assist customers, keep the area neat and clean, and perform other related duties. A starting salary of $23,865.00 and complete benefits package will be offered.
Requirements:  Applicant must have the ability to understand and carry out oral instructions and be in good physical condition. Full Job Description

 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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