Job Opportunities
Town of Hamden

Employment Application Process

The Town of Hamden accepts applications only for currently advertised openings. Unsolicited resumes or applications cannot be retained for future openings.

You may submit an application by mail or in person:

Mail:
Town of Hamden           
Personnel/ Civil Service Office            
Hamden Government Center 
2750 Dixwell Avenue          
Hamden, Connecticut 06518

Applications must be received by 4:30 pm. on the close date to be eligible for consideration. Depending on the position, candidates may be required to take job-related skill or physical assessments as part of the selection process.

The Town provides status updates only to applicants who progress to our interview process. You will receive a written reply within two weeks of the job closing date.

Applications are available in the Personnel / Civil Service Office 
Hamden Government Center
Main Floor
2750 Dixwell Avenue
Hamden, CT  06518
Tel: (203) 287-7130
Fax: (203) 287-7135
Monday -Friday 8:30 to 4:30

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SCHOOL NURSE

School Nurse Job Description

The Hamden Board of Education has an opening for a School Nurse for the 2017-2018 school year.  This is a full-time assignment, in accordance with the academic calendar. The RN will be responsible for providing leadership to the school’s health services and will serve as a liaison to building and/or district administrators. 

Applications can be downloaded from the Hamden website, www.hamden.com and will be accepted until November 2, 2017.

QUALIFICATIONS:
1. Registered Professional Nurse designated R.N. and currently licensed in the state of Connecticut.

2. The equivalent of one (1) year of full-time working experience as a registered nurse in the last three (3) years such as pediatric, ambulatory, public health or school nursing prior to employment as a school nurse.

3. CPR certification or completion of such certification prior to the first day of employment as a school nurse.

4.  Passing a background check.

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CHILD CARE AIDE (P/T)

Child Care Aide Job Description

The Town of Hamden announces the open competitve recruitment for the part-time position of Child Care Aide in the Youth Services Department.

Applications and copies of the job description are available in the Personnel/Civil Service Office from 8:304:30 PM daily and on the Town of Hamden website www.hamden.com.

Closing date:  This position will remain open until a permanent appointment has been made.

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SCHOOL AGE CHILD CARE HEAD TEACHER

School Age Child Care Head Teacher Job Description

The Town of Hamden is currently recruiting for the part-time position of School Age Child Care Head Teacher in the Youth Services Department.  This position is for the school age after school child care program.  Applications and copies of the job descriptions can be obtained in the Personnel Department Office, located at 2750 Dixwell Avenue, Hamden, CT daily from 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM or on the Town of Hamden website (www.hamden.com).  Applications must be filed with the Personnel Department.

This recruitment will remain open until filled.

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DIRECTOR OF LEGISLATIVE & CONSTITUENT SERVICES

Director of Legislative & Constituent Services Job Description

This is a Mayoral appointed position which requires Legislative Council approval.  The Director of Legislative and Constituent Services is a responsible position that assists the Mayor in the general administration of the Town.  This position serves as a key administration liaison with the Legislative Council, Civic Associations, PTA, Non-Profits, Federal, State and Local elected/appointed officials. 

Job Descriptions and applications for this position are available at the Civil Service/Personnel Office or on the Town of Hamden website at www.hamden.com.  (government – job opportunities)

This recruitment will remain open until the position is filled.

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CERTIFIED POLICE OFFICER

Certified Police Officer Job Description

Police/Fire Release Forms

The Civil Service Commission announces the open competitive recruitment for the position of Certified Police Officer.  This will be an open-ended recruitment and we will accept applications on an on-going basis.  

Applications and copies of the job description are available in the Personnel/Civil Service Office weekdays from 8:30 am - 4:30 pm.

Hamden Government Center • 2750 Dixwell Avenue • Hamden, CT 06518 • 203.287.7000