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Foster Town Hall
181 Howard Hill Road
Foster, RI  02825
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Phone: 401-392-9200

Fax: 401-702-5010


Hours:
Monday - Thursday
8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Closed Fridays

 


 

 

Open Positions

 


Employment Opportunity

Administrative Clerk
Start Date: End of October
The Administrative Clerk works directly under the direction of the Town Clerk and will assist in one or more of the following departments: Building and Zoning, Public Works, Planning, Tax Assessment, Board of Canvassers as needed. Strong interpersonal skills required. Candidate must possess excellent organizational, clerical and computer skills.
This is a full time, Union position. 35 hours, four days a week.
The salary for this position is approximately $33,000.00 plus benefits. Send resume and cover letter to Foster Town Clerk, Foster Town Hall, 181 Howard Hill Road, Foster, RI 02825. You may also email your resume to the Town Clerk at: jchristopher@townoffoster.com.
Applications must be received by October 6, 2014, at 4:00 p.m.

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Position Open - Town Planner


Town Planner – Part Time
Start Date:  Immediately

The Town Planner works directly with the Planning Board and will be primarily responsible for coordinating the subdivision and commercial development application and review process. In addition, he or she will be responsible for maintenance of the Zoning and Subdivision Ordinances in conformance with the Comprehensive Plan; assist with and/or coordinate long range and short range planning projects implemented by the Planning Board and/or the Town Council; prepare and present Council approved grant applications to state and federal agencies and manage awarded grants. Attendance at night meetings is required.
In order to be considered, a candidate must possess a Bachelor’s Degree in Planning, Public Administration, Urban Studies or related field and four years of experience in Municipal Planning or a related field; Master’s Degree in planning and A.I.C.P. certification desirable, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. GIS skills are a plus. The salary for this position is set by the Financial Town Meeting in the amount of $29,899.00 annually, $574.98 weekly. Send resume and cover letter with a writing sample (no longer than 3 pages) to Foster Town Council, Foster Town Hall, 181 Howard Hill Road, Foster, RI 02825. You may also email your resume to the Town Clerk at:  jchristopher@townoffoster.com.
This position will remain open until filled.
Applications must be received by October 9, 2014, at 4:00 p.m.

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Boards and Commissions

The Town is currently seeking volunteers to serve on the following Boards, Commissions, Committees and volunteer positions:

    • Conservation Commission
    • Recreation Committee

Applicants for any position should forward a letter indicating interest to:

Jane Christopher
Town Clerk
181 Howard Hill Road
Foster, RI 02825


Or by Email to: jchristopher@townoffoster.com

 

 

Foster Town Hall • 181 Howard Hill Road • Foster, RI  02825
Phone: 401-392-9200 • Fax: 401-702-5010

Hours: Monday - Thursday
• 8:30 am - 5:30 pm • Closed Fridays

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