The annual town meeting scheduled for June 15th, 2021 at 7:00PM will be at the Airport Hangar / Snow Removal Equipment Building, 5 Airport Rd, Owls Head, Maine. The Registrar will be in session at 6:30PM in the evening of June 15th for the registration of voters and correcting the voting list. A PERSON WHO…
Code Enforcement Officer
and Licensed Plumbing Inspector
Town of South Thomaston ME
The Town of South Thomaston is seeking applicants for the position of Code Enforcement Officer (CEO) and Licensed Plumbing Inspector (LPI). South Thomaston is located in Knox County. It is primarily a residential community with a population of approximately 1,625 which increases substantially in the summer with the arrival of seasonal home owners and vacation renters.
The CEO/LPI reports to a three member Selectboard but exercises considerable independent judgment and discretion on a day-to-day basis.
The CEO/LPI serves as staff to the Planning Board and Board of Appeals and as liaison to relevant State and local agencies.
The CEO/LPI is responsible for administration and enforcement of all municipal ordinances governing land use and State laws/regulations regarding automobile graveyards, junkyards and dangerous buildings, subsurface and internal plumbing as well the town’s public landing ordinance.
The CEO/LPI’s work schedule is flexible, averaging 21+/- hours per week (14 hrs CEO and 7 hrs LPI) on an annual basis but with significant seasonal fluctuations. Attendance at evening meetings and some and limited weekend work time should be anticipated.
The current budgeted wage is $20.60 per hour. The actual amount will be negotiated based on the selected candidates training and experience.
The CEO must possess and maintain CEO/LPI certification as required by state law as well as a valid driver’s license, a properly registered and insured private vehicle for job use. The ability to deal with the public courteously and firmly under adverse or strained conditions is essential. Excellent organizational, computer, and written and oral communications skills are desired.
If interested in just the CEO position or just the LPI position please apply indicating which position you are interested in as the Board may consider separating the CEO/LPI position into two positions depending on applicant responses.
To apply, submit cover letter, resume and three professional letters of reference, in an envelope marked confidential, to Selectboard Chair, Town of South Thomaston, P.O. Box 147, South Thomaston, ME 04858 or via e-mail at [email protected] by noon May 19, 2021.
The Town of South Thomaston is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Joint Board of Selectmen of the Georges River Regional Shellfish Management Organization The Joint Board is seeking applicants for the position of Shellfish Warden for the Towns of Cushing, Thomaston, South Thomaston, St George, and Warren. The position is for 30 hours a week and pro-rated compensation time. Position provides single health insurance. Truck, boat,…
Volunteer gardeners are needed and welcome to help with the Town Office Garden on Saturday, May 22 at 9:00 (rain date Sunday, May 23). We will be dead heading, weeding, edging, and mulching. Please bring your own tools. Thank you! For more information, contact Barbara Reitz at 594-2275.
Due to the Spectrum internet issues last night, the final budget meeting will be held virtually via Zoom tonight, April 6th, at 6:00PM. Please contact the town office if you would like a Zoom invitation.
There is now a collection bin at the South Thomaston Demo Debris Station for obsolete and/or derelict lobstering/fishing gear. This collection project, made possible by Fishing for Energy, will recycle retired lobstering gear, including line, buoys, bait bags and plastic-coated metal traps, as well as gear from ground fishing, scalloping, and clamming. The collection bin…
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South Thomaston’s annual town meeting has been scheduled for Tuesday, June 15th at 7PM at the Airport Hangar at 5 Airport Rd, Owl’s Head.
South Thomaston resident Edgar Post is turning 100 on March 14th! A drive-by party will depart from Spruce Head Marine (McLennan’s Boat Yard) at 1:00 PM on Sunday, March 14th, rain or shine! To participate, please meet to line up at 12:30. Cards for Edgar can be mailed to P.O. Box 50, South Thomaston, ME…