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


Barnstable County Department of Finance is seeking to fill the following position:

Finance Director/Treasurer – Salary range $88,000 to $96,000 per year

The County of Barnstable, Massachusetts is accepting resume’s from qualified candidates for the full time position of Finance Director/County Treasurer.  Applicants must have a Bachelor’s Degree in finance, accounting or a related field and ten years of experience in public sector financial management and budget development. Municipal or County government experience is preferred.

Barnstable County was founded in 1685 and is comprised of the fifteen Towns on Cape Cod.  The annual budget is just over $30M and has an appointed County Administrator, three elected County Commissioners and a legislative body of fifteen members elected from the fifteen Cape Cod towns.  The County Charter can be found at

The County uses the MUNIS electronic accounting system for the fourteen departments and Commissions within the County organization.  The County is looking for an innovative financial manager who understands County financing, bonding and budgeting.

A cover letter outlining experience and qualifications is required.

Please submit resume and cover letter on or before August 7, 2015 to:

Barnstable County Human Resources Department,

Superior Courthouse,

P.O. Box 427, Barnstable, MA 02630

or electronically to:

To view the job description please go to: Finance Director Treasurer



Barnstable County is seeking to fill the following position:

Barnstable County Administrator

Barnstable County seeks an Administrator who is a seasoned manager in an environment of similar complexity and is a creative and analytical thinker and possesses strong leadership, interpersonal communication and organization skills. Please see profile at the Collins Center for Public Management website: for information about the County, the position and application requirements.