Barnstable County is…Cape Cod.

Employment Opportunities

Barnstable County logoHuman Resources, P.O. Box 427, Barnstable, MA 02630
Phone: (508)375-6648

Please send your resume to the above mailing or email address.  To avoid processing duplicate resumes please select one format to submit your resume. Faxed resumes are not accepted.  You will received a reply within a few days acknowledging receipt of your resume.

The County does not have an applicaton online.  Applications can be picked up at the County Commissioners Office, 3195 Main Street, Superior Court House, Barnstable Village.  Applications (unless otherwise requested in the job ad) are not required to be completed if submitting a cover letter and resume.

 Barnstable County is an EOE/AA Employer

In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability. (Not all prohibited bases apply to all programs.)

To file a complaint of discrimination, write to USDA, Director, Office of Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410, or call
(800)795-3272 (voice) or (202)720-6382 (TDD). USDA is an equal opportunity provider employer, and lender.”

Barnstable County/ USDA Policy Statement


AmeriCorps Member 


AmeriCorps Member – The Barnstable County AmeriCorps Cape Cod program, a residential national service program is accepting member applications for the 2015-2016 program year.  Applicants must be U.S. Citizens, at least 18 yrs. old, and have a high school diploma with 2 years of college and/or equivalent experience.  AmeriCorps members receive housing, a living allowance, and an education award . Visit for an application and instructions on how to apply. Please direct any questions to or 508-375-6872.  The program is accepting applications through May 8, 2015.

Job Descriptions:

Fire Corps ML Position Description 2015

Fire Corps Position Description 2015

General Member Position Description 2015

Member Leader Position Description 2015

Barnstable County is an EOE.


The Cape Cod Commission is seeking to fill the following position:

Traffic Counting Technicians – $15.52/hr.

Two positions available for the Summer 2015 season (mid May to late August) to set up traffic counters and collect and process data collected from the counters; manage the traffic count database; assist in the Regional Transportation Planning Process and conduct turning movement counts at selected Cape Cod intersections. The ideal candidates will have completed at least one full year of technical courses related to the position (engineering, transportation planning), be familiar with Microsoft Windows, Office, spreadsheet/database programs and Geographic Information Systems.

Valid Massachusetts motor vehicle operator’s license and access to a reliable vehicle to perform field work as well as the ability to lift objects up to 30 lbs. required.

Please apply by Monday, March 30, 2015 to Human Resources Department, Barnstable County, P.O. Box 427, Barnstable, MA 02630 or email

To view the complete job description: TrafficCountingTechnician