Employment

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The City of Dover welcomes you to apply for one of the open positions listed below.  To apply, use the link shown in the TO APPLY column next to the corresponding position.

If you are unable to submit (electronically) using the links shown below, you may submit your Cover Letter & Resume or Cover Letter & Employment Application, by:

  • Emailing to:  jobs@dover.nh.gov

  • US Postal Mail:  EMPLOYMENT, City Manager's Office, 288 Central Avenue, Dover, NH 03820.
     
  • Drop off your application packet to the City Manager's Office or the Application Drop Slot at City Hall during regular business hours.   

Make sure to submit your information prior to the closing date of the particular position you are applying for. Applications, Job Descriptions and Vacancy Announcements are also available at the front entrance of City Hall.  
Faxed information is not accepted.


 

Dept.Job Title / DescriptionJob
Description    
 Vacancy
Announcement
To 
Apply

Community   Services

TRUCK DRIVER-Streets
Job Code: 19-008
Regular Full-Time, 40 hours per week
Closing Date: Open until filled. 

ReadViewClick HERE
to apply.

Library

LIBRARY CUSTODIAN-Reposted
Job Code:  18-040
Regular Part-Time, 20 hours per week
Closing Date:  Open until filled.

Work Schedule: Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday, 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm and Saturday & Sunday, 7:00 am to 11:00 am. Thursdays & Fridays off.

ReadViewClick HERE
to apply.

Recreation

ARENA ATTENDANTS
Job Code:  19-004
Seasonal Part-Time, hours vary
Closing Date:  Open until filled.

ReadViewClick HERE 
to apply.

Recreation

ARENA MAINTENANCE / ICE RESURFACER
Job Code:  19-005
Seasonal Part-Time, hours vary
Closing Date:  Open until filled.

ReadViewClick HERE 
to apply.

Police

PARKING ENFORCEMENT OFFICER
Job Code:  18-044
Per Diem, 5-10 hours per week 
Closing Date:  Open until filled

ReadViewClick HERE
to apply. 

Community Services

ELECTRICAL SUPERVISOR
Job Code:  19-009
Regular Full-Time, 40 hours per week  
Closing Date:  August 27, 2018

ReadViewClick HERE 
to  apply.

Recreation

LIFEGUARD 1
Job Code:  18-036
Seasonal Part-Time, hours vary  
Closing Date:  Open until filled.

ReadViewClick HERE 
to apply.

Recreation

SWIM INSTRUCTOR 1
Job Code:  18-037
Seasonal Part-Time, hours vary
Closing Date:  Open until filled.

ReadViewClick HERE 
to  apply.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs):


Will the City accept late applications / resumes?
Under no circumstances will the City accept an application beyond the closing date.

Do I have to submit a City of Dover Employment Application?  
No. You also have the option of sending in a Cover Letter AND Resume instead of the application.  

I applied for a position and I’m wondering what the status is?
You will hear from the hiring department; either by phone, postal mail, or email regarding the position you applied for. Applications are not reviewed by the hiring department until after the closing date. This does take some time and we ask that you be patient.

Can I submit an application for a position that is not currently open?
No, the City of Dover does not accept applications for jobs that are not currently open. The City of Dover does not keep applications on file for future openings.

If I am offered a position with the City of Dover are there any additional requirements that will be expected of me?
Any offer of employment may be contingent upon job related factors, including but not limited to, testing of job related skills; successful completion of a physical examination; verification of your former employment and references; a thorough background investigation, including criminal record and motor vehicle record checks; and appropriate drug testing. All conditional offer requirements will be identified to you in writing.

If you are hired for a position, you will be required to present proof of identity and eligibility to work in the United States.

It is important to please read the Vacancy Announcement, Position Description and Employment Application in full for the position which you are applying for. 

The City of Dover is an Equal Opportunity Employer.