Highway Department

The Town of Richmond, VT is looking for someone interested in filling the part-time (24-28 hr.) Grounds Maintenance Worker position. The individual selected must be able to work on their own and as part of the team.  Compensation offered will not be below $13.00 per hour. The position assists with a variety of maintenance tasks and supporting requirements for the department team under the supervision of the Superintendent.  Applicant must possess a valid driver’s license.

A full job description is available at 2019 Highway Grounds Maintenance . Position is open until filled. Please email or send a cover letter, resume and three current references to: “Grounds Maintenance Worker Job Search – Highway Dept.”, P.O. Box 285, Richmond, VT, 05477. Questions may be directed to Pete Gosselin, Highway Superintendent, at (802) 434-2631 or pgosselin@richmondvt.gov.  EOE.


Town Planner – Town of Richmond


The Town of Richmond, VT is recruiting for a full time Town Planner.  The town may hire at 35-40 hours per week.  First review of applications will be November 11, 2019 and the position will remain open until filled.

Richmond is one year into implementation of a new Town Plan and would like to find someone with experience in writing zoning amendments and implementing Town Plans.  The duties for the Town Planner include, but are not limited to: Research, analyze and interpret social, economic, population and land use data and trends; prepare written reports on various planning matters; compile information, make recommendations and prepare planning reports on special studies pertaining to land use and community development problems; serve as Secretary to the Planning Commission; serve as Alternate Zoning Administrative Officer.

The successful candidate must enjoy working independently in a small office and assisting the public and town boards with excellent follow-through and attention to detail. Ideally candidates will have experience working with attorneys, engineers and land development professionals. Proficiency in MS Word and Excel with basic GIS ArcView capability expected. The full job description is available at www.richmondvt.gov under “Documents/job-listings”. Hiring salary for this position is dependent upon qualifications and experience within a pay range of $23.18 to $23.65 per hour with a generous benefits package.  Please send cover letter, resume and three current references by November 11 to: “Town of Richmond Planner Search”, P.O. Box 285, Richmond, VT, 05477. Questions may be directed to Josh Arneson, Town Manager, at (802) 434-5170.

A full job description is available at  Town Planner 2019.



Howard Center:

The Community Outreach Program 

Community Outreach Program is seeking a specialist to serve adults, children and families by working closely with local law enforcement to provide the best services to residents at the lowest level of intervention possible.  Additional information can be found at: