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     

Motor Equipment Operator I (Landfill)
Deadline: February 26, 2020 by 4:30 p.m.
This is a skilled position requiring the operation of landfill track equipment, dump trucks, with an emphasis on the operation of a roll-off container truck. Saturday work will be required.
Requirements:  Completion of 8th grade and the ability to read/ write English.
Three years of accident free experience with trucks, loaders, and other types of landfill rolling equipment.
A valid CDL license or the ability to obtain one within 6 months of employment is required.
Full Job Description
Housing Rehabilitation Specialist/ Inspector
Deadline:  February 28, 2020 by 4:30 p.m.
This is a housing position working with routine management of contracts, overseeing contractors; inspecting properties and preparing work write ups and bid estimates under the Somerset County Housing Rehabilitation Program, the State Special Loans Program and other State housing programs.
Requirements:  Background in home renovation and construction, with the ability to prepare detailed write-ups for projects. A high school diploma or equivalent, and valid driver's license. Full Job Description

Maintenance Worker I
Deadline:  March 11, 2020 by 4:30 p.m.
Candidates must have a valid driver's license, and basic knowledge in the HVAC, carpentry, and electrical field, and the ability to perform other related maintenance repairs.  Employee will also cut grass, perform landscaping duties and other jobs as needed.
Requirements: High School Diploma or GED  & Valid Driver's License
One year of HVAC repair experience or a combination of experience and training, totaling one year, which provides for the required knowledge, skills, and abilities listed previously.     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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