Current Job Openings & Applications


Transit Bus Driver - Transportation Department

     Transit Bus Driver Job Description - Transportation Department


Morning Fleet Technician - Transportation Department

     Morning Fleet Technician Job Description - Transportation Department


Teen Center Program Coordinator - Parks, Recreation & Waterfront

     Teen Center Program Coordinator Job Description - Parks, Recreation & Waterfront


Administrative Assistant - Permit Technician - Code Enforcement Division

     Administrative Assistant - Permit Technician Job Description - Code Enforcement Division


Compliance Administrator - Water Resource Protection

     Compliance Administrator - Water Resource Protection Job Description


Building Inspector/Assistant Code Enforcement Officer - Code Enforcement Division

     Building Inspector/Assistant Code Enforcement Officer Job Description - Code Enforcement Division


Civil and Transportation Engineer - Water Resource Protection

     Civil and Transportation Engineer Job Description - Water Resource Protection


Building Maintenance Custodian - Facilities Department

     Building Maintenance Custodian Job Description - Facilities Department


Master Electrician - Facilities Department

     Master Electrician Job Description - Facilities Department


Winter Seasonal Employees - Public Works


Chief of Police - Police 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 - Fire Department

Firefighter application packet 012021


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 

The Portland Harbor Master is seeking applications for an Office Manager.  For more information, please click the link below.

Office Manager - Portland Harbor Master


Application Process

Unless otherwise noted, a City of South Portland employment application form is required for all jobs listed.  The application may be downloaded from the link below.

Application for Employment

Employment Applications and job descriptions may also be obtained from the Human Resource’s 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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