Selectboard Administrator


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Posted on 05/10/2017 by the Town of Calais  |  Expires 05/31/2017

Help Wanted


The Town of Calais seeks a collaborative and energetic Selectboard Administrator to help the selectboard carry out its responsibilities.

Duties include

  • liaisoning with town boards and officers and state and federal entities;
  • researching opportunities for capital planning;
  • containing expenses and achieving efficiencies;
  • writing grant applications and administering grants received;
  • helping to develop the town budget and the annual town report;
  • coordinating employee benefits; and
  • helping to manage town-owned buildings.


  • previous business or municipal management and finance experience;
  • ability to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing;
  • ability to conduct research, analyze alternatives, and present findings and recommendations;
  • strong organizational, clerical and computer skills;
  • a positive attitude; and
  • the ability to work effectively with coworkers and members of the public.

Pay commensurate with experience. This new position is part-time but possibly will lead to full-time with benefits. A job description is posted at For more information, call 456-8720.

To apply, email resume and references by Wednesday, May 31, to Judith Robert, Town Clerk, at, or mail to:

Judith Robert, Town Clerk
Calais Town Office
3120 Pekin Brook Road
East Calais, VT 05650.