Job Postings

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 APR 8, 2024
The Town of Glocester, RI, seeks a Building Official responsible for the supervision and enforcement of the state building code and local ordinances relating to buildings, zoning, trailers, campgrounds, minimum housing and other matters which come under the official’s jurisdiction pursuant to statute or ordinance.

Candidates must have at least five (5) years’ experience in construction, design, or related supervision, and be generally informed on the quality and strength of building materials, the accepted requirements of building construction, good practice in fire prevention, the accepted requirements regarding light and ventilation, the accepted requirements for safe exit facilities, and the equipment essential for the safety, comfort, and convenience of occupants.

The successful candidate should be state certified and possess an international code council (ICC) certification as a certified building official (CBO) or be a building official holding a current state certification issued prior to July 1, 2010.  Salary to $73,000 depending on experience.

To apply, please use the link below to complete an online application. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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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