Talbot County, Maryland

Employment Opportunities

FULL-TIME POSITIONS

ENTRY LEVEL AND LATERAL DEPUTY SHERIFFS
The Talbot County Sheriff's Office currently has openings available for qualified applicants for Entry Level and Lateral Deputy Sheriffs.

Requirements for these positions are listed on our Applications which can be viewed and printed by clicking the Public Safety link above, and then clicking the Employment sections under the Sheriff tab.

For further information regarding the applicant process, please contact Captain Scott Mergenthaler or Corporal Marlene Gieraltowski at 410-822-1020.

Talbot County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

  

STAFF ASSISTANT  (1 full time and 1 part time)
Talbot County Permits and Inspections Office 
Position provides information and direction to the general public regarding application procedures for all types of construction permits and trade licenses and performs various clerical duties. Minimum requirements: Graduation from an accredited high school (or GED) with or supplemented by courses in office procedures and equipment, typing, word processing and other relevant administrative skills, or an equivalent combination of relevant education and experience. Must be able to work in a very fast-paced office environment. Proficient in or have the ability to become proficient with spreadsheet and data base software. Starting salary $26,006, with excellent benefits.   

For best consideration please submit resume and cover letter by December 12, 2014 to:
Cheril Thomas
Talbot County Administrative Services
11 North Washington Street
Easton, MD. 21601
or applications@talbotcountymd.gov 

Talbot County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Position Job Description 

Overview
The Talbot County Office of Permits and Inspections is responsible for the administration and enforcement of building codes in Talbot County. The purpose of the codes is to provide minimum requirements to safeguard life or limb, health and public welfare. The codes shall apply to the construction, alteration, movement, enlargement, replacement, repair, equipment, use and occupancy, location, maintenance, removal and demolition of every building or structure or any appurtenances connected or attached to such buildings or structures in Talbot County. The Office administers and coordinates the functions of the Board of Electrical Examiners. The Office oversees the issuance and inspection process for a variety of permits and licenses including building permits.

General Position Description
Provides information and direction to the general public regarding application procedures for all types of construction permits and trade licenses.  Reviews, accesses, inputs and retrieves information from MUNIS system.  Interacts with County staff and other organizations associated with the processing and issuance of building permits and associated trade licenses. Occasionally required to drive county vehicle and travel within and outside the County. Reports to the Manager of Permits and Inspections

Minimum Qualifications
Graduation from an accredited high school with or supplemented by courses in office procedures and equipment, typing, word processing and other relevant administrative skills, or an equivalent combination of relevant education and experience. Must be able to work in a very fast-paced office environment. Proficient in or have the ability to become proficient with spreadsheet and data base software OR: an equivalent combination of acceptable education and experience, which demonstrates the knowledge and skills stated herein.

Required Skills
1. Thorough knowledge of business English, spelling, punctuation and math, and ability to express concepts effectively both orally and in writing.

2. Thorough knowledge of office procedures and equipment, answering multiple phone lines, filing and using different types of office equipment, very good organizational skills.

3. Ability to operate word processing and basic computer equipment, proficient with Microsoft Word, and either proficient with or have the ability to become proficient with Microsoft’s Access, Excel,  and Outlook.

4. Ability to operate office machines such as computers, calculators, copier and multifunctional telephone, and perform basic mathematical computation.

5. Ability to achieve a working knowledge of MUNIS and any other required software.

6. Ability to track permits through plan review, issuance, inspection process and Certificate of Occupancy or Certificate of Completion.

7. Ability to read, understand, explain and consistently apply all rules and regulations.

8. Ability to consistently and accurately maintain files and permanent records in a manner consistent with office procedures.

9. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with associates and officials, and to consistently convey a professional, courteous, and welcoming attitude to all who contact the office.

10. Ability to handle customer questions and problems regarding permits requirements, and refer technical questions to appropriate staff, and advise customer of action taken, as necessary.

11. Ability to handle multiple tasks, set priorities and meet deadlines.

12. Ability to cross-train with other positions within the department, and assist as needed with various daily operations.

13. Frequently required to talk or hear, stand, walk, use stairs, sit; use of hands and fingers, and reach with hands and arms.

14. Specific vision abilities required include close vision; extensive computer screen work and the ability to adjust focus.

15. Must occasionally lift and/or move up to 15 pounds.

 

PART-TIME POSITIONS  

ASSISTANT TOURISM COORDINATOR - Seasonal - Talbot County Government

Talbot County Office of Tourism has an immediate part-time opening for an energetic individual with marketing and social-media management skills and experience. Must have excellent verbal and written skills, impeccable phone etiquette, and outstanding knowledge of the area. Ability to use MS Office is a must. Saturday hours are required. 20 hours a week, $12.50 per hour, no benefits.

Send resume and cover letter to:
Talbot County Government
Administrative Services
11 North Washington Street
Easton, MD 21601
or submit online at applications@talbotcountymd.gov.

For best consideration apply by Ocrober 17, 2014.

Talbot County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

Staff Assistant (Part Time)
Talbot County Permits and Inspections Office 
Position provides information and direction to the general public regarding application procedures for all types of construction permits and trade licenses and performs various clerical duties. Minimum requirements: Graduation from an accredited high school (or GED) with or supplemented by courses in office procedures and equipment, typing, word processing and other relevant administrative skills, or an equivalent combination of relevant education and experience. Must be able to work in a very fast-paced office environment. Proficient in or have the ability to become proficient with spreadsheet and data base software.

Position description under full time positions.

This is a permanent part-time position offering 25 hours a week at $12.50 per hour. No benefits.

For best consideration, submit resume and cover letter by December 12, 2014 to:
Cheril Thomas
Talbot County Administrative Services
11 North Washington Street
Easton, MD. 21601
or apply online at applications@talbotcountymd.gov 

Talbot County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

Talbot County Department of Parks & Recreation
Part-Time Positions available:
Ice Rink Maintenance Staff, Evenings, Nights, Weekends, ** Must be 18 years or older**;
Skate Guards/Skate Rental, **(must be able to ice skate)**
Cashiers/Concession Workers, Fri – Mon, various hours **Must be 16 years or older**

Apply at Talbot County Community Center Mon – Fri, 8am – 4:30pm, 10028 Ocean Gateway, Easton, MD. 21601, 410-770-8050

Talbot County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

 

 

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