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: September 9, 2020 by 4:30 p.m.
This is a skilled position requiring the operation of landfill track equipment, dump trucks, and a roll-off container truck. Saturday work will be required on a rotating basis.  A starting salary of $30,414.00 and complete benefit package will be offered. 
Requirements:  Completion of 8th grade and the ability to read and write English.  Three years of accident free experience with trucks, loaders, and other types of landfill rolling equipment. A valid CDL or the ability to obtain one within the six months' probationary period.  Full Job Description

Golf Shop Assistant - (Part Time) Great Hope Golf Course
Deadline:  September 10, 2020 by 4:30 p.m.
The successful candidate will perform a variety of sales and clerical duties in merchandising various equipment at the county golf course.  The Golf Shop Assistant is responsible for the care and maintenance of golf carts and assisting golfers in securing golf carts.  
Requirements:  A general academic education to understand and carryout assigned duties effectively and accurately to include the use of a cash register and other basic office equipment.  Must have three months experience in working with the public and a valid Driver's License.  Full Job Description

Zoning Specialist
Deadline:  September 25, 2020 by 4:30 p.m.
The successful candidate will interpret regulations; read and understand plats, site plans and maps; and work well with the public and communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.  The position works with the public to answer zoning questions and prepare zoning applications on the computer. Starting salary is $34,335 annually, with a full range of benefits.
Requirements:  Candidates must possess an associate’s degree or equivalent or have one year of experience in planning and zoning or a related technical field; and have a valid Class C Driver’s License.  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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