Human Resources

The Town of Colchester is committed to providing quality service with integrity, responsiveness and sensitivity to all employees, enabling them to better serve our citizens. We are also committed to providing a work atmosphere that is safe, healthy and secure.

Online Employment Application Form



Current Openings:

Public Works Coordinator

The Department of Public Works is accepting applications for a highly organized, detail-oriented individual with customer service experience. To learn more click here. For a complete job description click here.



Colchester Police Officer


The Police department is accepting applications for the position of Police Officer. If you are interested, click here.

Colchester Police Communications Specialist (Dispatcher)

The Police department is seeking a full-time dispatcher to become a part of their dynamic team. If you are interested in applying, click here.

Colchester Police Community Service Officer ( CFO )

The Police department is accepting applications for the position of Community Service Officer for the summer of 2022. The Community Service Officer is a civilian position. If you are interested in applying, click here.


Day Camp Counselor

Responsible for leading children ages 4 - entering grade 1 (JRX), and/or entering grades 2-3 (Explorer), entering grades 4-6 (Xtreme) and entering grades 1-8 (Specialty Camps) in a week-long day camp. Experiences include: arts & crafts, non-competitive games, swimming, nature activities, cooking, sports and group activities. Full description here.

​Day Camp Director

Plans and supervises week-long camp for children ages 4 - entering grade 1 (JRX) or entering grades 4-6 (Xtreme). Full description here.

​Lifeguard

Lifeguards at Bayside Park will be responsible for the safety of any person using the beach facility. Lifeguards are also responsible for renting out equipment from Bayside Paddle Sports. Full description here.


After School Staff


The Colchester Parks & Recreation Department is seeking fun, responsible and caring Site Assistants to work in a creative hands-on school-age environment for the A.C.E. After School Program for the 2021-2022 School Year. This is a great opportunity to work with children in a dynamic, supportive , and fun environment. Full description here.

​Seasonal Parks Maintenance Technician

This position performs general maintenance of all town parks, recreation areas, beaches, cemeteries and municipal grounds. Required to work 3hr. Sunday rotation shift. March 25th - November 18. Full description here. 

​Seasonal Parks Laborer

This position performs general maintenance of all town parks, recreation areas, beaches, cemeteries and municipal grounds. May be required to work weekends and select holidays. 14 weeks from May-August. Full description here.