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


The Barnstable County Health and Environment Department is seeking to fill the following position:

LABORATORY TECHNICIAN – $30.52 per hour plus benefits

Full-time position involving professional, scientific, and technical work conducting analyses of various water samples, and other activities in support of the operations of the Barnstable County Department of Health & Environment Laboratory. Bachelor of Science degree required.

Please Submit resume before noon on June 19, 2015 to:

Human Resources Department
PO Box 427
Barnstable MA 02630



The Cape Cod Cooperative Extension/Woods Hole Sea Grant is seeking to fill the following position:

Community Rating System (CRS) Coordinator – $58,352.06


The CRS Coordinator will work gathering, analyzing, and interpreting National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) requirements, assisting towns to apply for and participate in the Community Rating System (CRS) Program, and assisting in the development and implementation of other floodplain management related programs.  Successful candidates will have a Masters Degree in physical or natural science, planning, coastal geology, engineering or related field and 3 years of professional level experience or a Bachelor’s Degree and 5 years of professional level experience in the assigned field of floodplain management or related field.

For a complete job description please see CRS Coordinator Description

Please submit a letter of interest, resume, and three references to:


Human Resources Department

Re: CRS Coordinator,

PO Box 427,

Barnstable MA 02630



 Application deadline is: May 29, 2015



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 June 1, 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.





$73,223 – $98,851


The Cape Light Compact’s Senior Power Supply Planner will be responsible for overseeing the competitive power supply program, managing the Compact’s renewable energy certificate portfolio, and negotiating contracts for the Cape Light Compact.  Successful candidates should possess a Bachelor’s Degree in engineering, environmental science, economics, or a related field; five year’s experience in wholesale power markets and procurement, electric-utility operations, planning and regulation.  Knowledge of the Cape Light Compact and role of municipal aggregators under the Massachusetts Restructuring Law preferred.


Please submit resume on or before Friday, June 19, 2015 by 12:00 NOON, addressed to:

Margaret Downey

Barnstable County/Cape Light Compact

PO Box 427/SCH

Barnstable, MA  02630


For a complete job description, please see Power Supply Planner Job Description

Barnstable County is an EOE