Current Job Openings & Applications


 Transportation Bus Mechanic II - Transportation Department

     Transportation Bus Mechanic II Job Description - Transportation Department


Planning & Technical Specialist - Transportation Department

     Planning & Technical Specialist Job Description - Transportation Department


Mechanic I - Public Works

     Mechanic I Job Description - Public Works


Senior Parks Maintainer - Parks, Recreation & Waterfront

     Senior Parks Maintainer Job Description - Parks, Recreation & Waterfront


Administrative Assistant - Permit Technician - Code Enforcement Division

     Administrative Assistant - Permit Technician Job Description - Code Enforcement Division


Director of Public Works - Public Works

     Director of Public Works Job Description - Public Works


Seasonal Park Ranger - Parks, Recreation & Waterfront


Treatment Plant Operator - Water Resource Protection

     Treatment Plant Operator Job Description - Water Resource Protection


Adult League Supervisor - Parks, Recreation & Waterfront 


Accounting Clerk - Finance Department

     Accounting Clerk Job Description - Finance Department


Seasonal Grounds Maintainer - Parks, Recreation & Waterfront


Youth Services Assistant-Teens/Publicity Coordinator - Library

     Youth Services Assistant-Teens/Publicity Coordinator Job Description - Library


    Summer Recreation Camp Counselors - Parks, Recreation & Waterfront


Transit Bus Driver - Transportation

       Transit Bus Driver Job Description - Transportation Department


Building Maintenance Custodian - Facilities Department

     Building Maintenance Custodian Job Description - Facilities Department


Civil Transportation Engineer - Water Resource Protection 

     Civil Transportation Engineer Job Description - Water Resource Protection


Library Aide 2 part-time positions - Library

     Library Aide - Part-time Job Description - Library


Morning Fleet Technician - Transportation Department

     Morning Fleet Technician Job Description - Transportation Department


Master Electrician - Facilities Department

     Master Electrician Job Description - Facilities Department




Applications for the Police and Fire Departments are accepted on an ongoing basis to be considered for future openings.


Patrol Officer Announcement Police Department

Patrol Officer - Police Department (Application)


Firefighter - EMT/Paramedic Spring 2022

Firefighter - EMT/Paramedic Application Packet


Other Regional Employment Opportunities:

Telecommunicator - Shared Regional 911Dispatch positions. Apply through the City of Portland. Information is available at the link below:

Telecommunicator Job Description 



Application Process

Unless otherwise noted, a City of South Portland employment application form is required for all jobs listed.  Download the application from the link below, then send it to

Application for Employment

Employment Applications and job descriptions may also be obtained from the Human Resources Office in the City of South Portland’s City Hall. 

Completed, original applications must be received by the Human Resources department by the deadline stated in any position’s posting.  Completed applications, along with resume, cover letter and other supporting documents, may be emailed to Karla Giglio, Human Resources Specialist, or faxed to the attention of Human Resources Department at (207) 347-8303.  Materials may also be delivered by US Mail or in person to the:

Human Resources Department
25 Cottage Road
South Portland, ME 04116


For employment related inquiries please contact:

Karla Giglio   HR Specialist      (207) 767-7682

The City of South Portland does not accept applications for unadvertised positions with the exception of Police and Fire Departments.  

The City of South Portland is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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