Job Postings

POSTED JULY 12, 2024
The Town of Glocester is seeking a municipal Tax Collector. The position reports to the Director of Finance and is responsible for overseeing the Tax Collector’s Office, including receiving all taxes and special assessments, recording payments, reconciling accounts and implementing procedures regarding delinquent taxpayers, including conducting tax sales.

The successful candidate should have at least three years prior experience in a municipal tax collection office, and be familiar with municipal tax collection processes, laws and systems, including proficiency in Vision 2.0 and Excel.  Attention to detail, process orientation, excellent written and spoken English language skills and excellent interpersonal skills are required.  Supervisory experience is a plus.

The position pays between $65,000 and $72,500 annually depending on experience and offers a comprehensive employee benefits package that includes a retirement plan under the Employees Retirement System of Rhode Island, medical and dental insurance, group term life insurance, and paid holidays, vacation and sick leave.

To apply, please complete our online application.

POSTED JUNE 13, 2024
The Town of Glocester is seeking an experienced accountant who reports to the Director of Finance/School Business Manager.  This position is responsible for the general ledger accounting and Uniform Chart of Accounts (UCOA) compliance.  Duties include assisting with Town and School budget preparation, monitoring expenses throughout the year, the preparation of the annual audit, all aspects of grant activities ensuring compliance, back-up for payroll, and completing reports for governmental agencies as required.  Bachelor’s degree in accounting or business administration or related field; six years of progressively responsible related experience in professional and/or municipal accounting or any equivalent combination of education and experience required. Applicant must be proficient in MS Word, Excel, and Microsoft Office products.  Experience with Great Plains (Dynamics) or other general ledger software preferred.  Salary range $56,000 – $62,000 based on qualifications and experience. Please submit your application and resume by June 30, 2024.

Applications are available from the Finance Office at Town Hall, 1145 Putnam Pike, Chepachet, or apply online below:

POSTED MAY 21, 2024
The Town of Glocester is seeking a fulltime dispatcher to work on a rotating schedule.  The position earns $24.36 per hour ($25.02 effective July 1, 2024) and qualifies for inclusion in the state municipal employees pension plan and a comprehensive benefit plan that includes paid time off and medical and dental insurance.

The dispatcher serves as the primary link between the public and the public safety response system and various public service agencies.  The police and fire departments require 24-hour dispatcher coverage including nights, weekends, holidays, and inclement weather.

Successful candidates will have good organizational skills, fluency in English, effective written and spoken language skills, and a high school diploma or GED and must successfully pass a criminal background check and complete NCIC training.

Applications are available from the Finance Office at Town Hall, 1145 Putnam Pike, Chepachet, or at the Police Department at 162 Chopmist Hill, Chepachet, or apply online below:

POSTED APR 16, 2024
The Town of Glocester seeks a qualified individual for the position of Driver/Laborer I. The position requires an individual to perform a variety of manual tasks to maintain and support the facilities and infrastructure of the Town. The position requires 24/7 availability for winter months and for any other emergencies that may develop. A Commercial Driver’s License or the ability to obtain one within six months of hire date is required. Dependability, a desire to learn to operate department equipment, and the ability to communicate courteously and professionally are qualities that will be important. This individual will be subject to random drug and alcohol testing. Applications will be accepted until April 26, 2024.

The position description and application are available below:

POSTED FEB 8, 2024
The Town of Glocester is seeking a qualified candidate for the position of probationary police officer. Applicant must be a U.S. Citizen, at least 18 years of age, and possess a valid driver’s license. Applicants must possess a High School Diploma or GED certificate. Applicants must meet medical, physical and psychological standards and must pass an extensive background investigation.

Previous candidates must complete new applications.


  • Physical Fitness Assessment***
  • Written Examination***
  • Applicant Background Investigation
  • Oral Board Interview
  • Conditional Offer of Employment
  • Psychological Examination

*** Please note: The Glocester Police Department will only accept Fit to Serve certificate(s) for the Physical Agility portion and Written portion of our testing process.  For more information regarding Fit to Serve and scheduling testing, call (401) 575-7811 or email

To apply, use the link below. Applications are also available at the Police Department.



The Town of Glocester does not discriminate on the basis of race,
color, national origin, sex, religion, age or disability. EOE.

The Town of Glocester is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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