Employment Opportunities

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Recreation Director

The Town of Oxford is seeking an experienced, highly motivated, talented, and energetic full-time Recreation Director. This leadership position consists of planning, expanding, administering, and directing Oxford’s Recreation Programs. This position may require staggered hours including evening and weekend work to meet program scheduling needs.

We are seeking a self-starter who can work independently, is well organized, positive, enthusiastic, and caring. The candidate should be highly skilled at recruiting, training, and retaining staff and volunteers. Applicants should have experience in budgeting and developing/overseeing recreation sports programs and activities for youths and adults. This position is hands-on including possible field maintenance and program interaction. A degree in recreation administration, physical education, or a closely related field and two (2) years of experience in supervising recreation programs, or any equivalent combination of education and experience is required.

The Town of Oxford offers a full range of benefits including health insurance and retirement. Wages are negotiable based on education, training, and experience.

Applications and resumes must be accompanied by a cover letter and received by 3:00 PM, August 31st, 2022.   Materials can be dropped off or mailed to the Town of Oxford Human Resources, 85 Pleasant Street, PO Box 153 Oxford, Maine 04270 or emailed to eolsen@oxfordmaine.org.

 


HIGHWAY EQUIPMENT OPERATOR

The Town of Oxford Highway Department is currently accepting applications for a full-time Heavy Equipment Operator. Proficiency in the use of a grader is not mandatory but desired.  This position assists in snow plowing and sanding of town streets and sidewalks; maintenance of new and existing road surfaces, construction of new and cleaning of existing ditches and culverts; repair and maintenance of motor vehicle equipment at the Town Garage.

CDL Class B license required Class A preferred.

Applications are available at the town office or by visiting our website at www.oxfordmaine.org. Interested applicants should submit their application to the Town of Oxford or by email to Human Resources at eolsen@oxfordmaine.org.

Position open until filled.

Town of OxfordPO BOX 153Oxford, ME 04270207-539-4431

SEASONAL LABORER

The Town of Oxford Highway Department is currently accepting applications for a Seasonal Laborer to assist with the maintenance and upkeep of all Town Properties, including but not limited to Ball Fields, Cemeteries, and all public buildings. Lawn Maintenance to include mowing, trimming, clearing brush, etc. 

Applicants should have experience with landscaping and other outside maintenance functions.  The successful candidate must have experience with the safe operation of landscaping tools (lawn mower, gardening tools, weed whacker, etc.) and be able to tolerate varying weather conditions. 

Applications are available at the town office or below. Interested applicants should submit their application to the Town of Oxford or by email to Human Resources at eolsen@oxfordmaine.org.           

Position open until filled.

Town of OxfordPO BOX 153Oxford, ME 04270207-539-4431

The Oxford Fire/Rescue Department is accepting applications for per-diem(s) and paid per-call firefighters and or EMT’s of all levels. The Oxford Fire/Rescue Dept. is a progressive Fire/EMS service located in the western mountains of Maine responding to a sum of 800+ calls per year. Oxford Fire/Rescue has 2 per-diems assigned to the ambulance 24 hours 7 days a week. Additional 2 per-diems assigned to the Firetruck 12 hours 5 days a week. Oxford Fire/Rescue is also seeking paid per-call firefighters and EMT’s. Oxford Fire/rescue is willing to train the right candidates, local candidates preferred, out of area candidates considered. Stop by and chat with the members of the department, we will be happy to answer all questions. 

Preferred skills are not mandatory

  • Maine Licensed EMT, EMT-A, or EMT-P / EMT-P preferred
  • AHA CPR
  • ALS Providers must have ACLS
  • Maine Certified or Pro Board Firefighter 1 and/or II (NFPA 1001 qualifications)
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Maine Driver’s License

Apply online or in person at:

Oxford Fire/Rescue Department
701 Main St.
Oxford, ME 04270
(207) 539-4509

heweyp@oxfordfirerescue.com


The Town of Oxford is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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