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EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

The City of East Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age or disability in employment or the provision of services.

An employment application must be completed and submitted to Human Resources to be considered for a position. For an application please click here.

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CITY OF EAST PROVIDENCE
EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

Reference Library

(Sunday only)

The City of East Providence is seeking a Sunday Reference Librarian. The Sunday Reference Librarian is responsible for providing information services to adults and children at the Weaver Library on Sundays 1-5 pm. Answer reference and reader’s advisory questions in person and telephone. Assist with public access computers and data bases. Ability to work within and familiarity with the Ocean State Libraries computerized catalog and circulation system.

Minimum Qualifications

• American Library Association accredited Master’s Degree in Library Science
• Knowledge of the theories, principles, practices and tools of public library services
• Ability to work well with limited supervision
• Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills

The compensation for this position is $20/hour. To apply, please submit resume & cover letter to hr@cityofeastprov.com or mail to City of East Providence Human Resources Department, 145 Taunton Avenue, 3rd floor, East Providence, RI, 02914. No phone calls, please.

Resumes must be submitted no later than Friday, October 3, 2014 by 4:00 PM.

AA/EOE Employer

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CITY OF EAST PROVIDENCE
EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

LABORER – HIGHWAY DIVISION
$33,662 - $39,934


Under the general supervision of a supervisor performs manual work doing a wide variety of semiskilled tasks in the construction, repair and maintenance of streets, storm drains, sidewalks, and other property owned by the City. Duties include pick and shovel work, jack hammering, raking, grading, sweeping, painting crosswalks, cutting grass and brush, shoveling snow, emptying trash barrels, erecting traffic signs and participating in the City’s snow removal operation. Auto Equipment Operator I, Auto Equipment Operator II, and Leadworker duties performed as required on a trainee or acting basis. May be assigned to Water Utility or Parks on an acting or emergency basis. Performs related duties as required.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Must possess a High School Diploma or GED Equivalent. Three (3) to five (5) years’ experience performing manual labor in construction or related field, or any equivalent combination of experience, education, and training necessary to perform the essential functions of this position. Possession of a Commercial Driver’s License, Hoisting Engineer License preferred. Must be able to obtain Commercial Driver’s License and/or Hoisting Engineer’s License within one (1) year from the date of hire.

EXAMINATION WEIGHT
100% oral

Please submit an application to City of East Providence, Human Resources Department, 145 Taunton Avenue, 3rd floor, East Providence, RI, 02914, or email to hr@cityofeastprov.com. No phone calls please. Applications available at above address or online at: www.eastprovidenceri.net. Only those applicants being considered will be contacted. Application must be submitted no later than Wednesday, October 15, 2014 by 4:00 PM.

The City of East Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age or disability in employment or the provision of services.

AA/EOE EMPLOYER

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