Employment Opportunities

Sanford is a growing and progressive city of about 21,000 people. It is a preferred employer in York County with competitive salaries and is a leader in employment benefits. 

You can download and electronically fill out the employment application linked below, but also please review the attached packet for the position you are interested in. The packet contains information specific to the position. For best results open the City of Sanford Fillable Employment Application in the free Adobe PDF Reader software. Be sure to save/print a copy of the completed application.

The City of Sanford complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. 

Please review the desired position job packet from the list of open positions below and complete either the included employment application or the electronically fillable version linked on this page, then return to:
Human Resources Director
City of Sanford, Maine
919 Main Street
Sanford, Maine 04073

Questions? Please call 1-207-608-4174 or 1-207-608-4175


Sanford is taking applications for the following positions:
Job Description Post Date Closing Date

Reserve Crossing Guards

Oct 23, 2023 Until Filled

Reserve Certified Public Safety Dispatcher

Jan 29, 2024 Until Filled

Seasonal Park Laborers-Parks and Rec Department

Feb 13, 2024 Until Filled

Camp Counselors -Parks and Recreation Dept

Feb 14, 2024 Until Filled

Certified Public Safety Dispatcher

Feb 29, 2024 Apr 25, 2024

Full Time MCJA Certified Police Officer

Feb 28, 2023 Apr 25, 2024

Non-Certified Police Officer

Dec 28, 2023 Apr 25, 2024

Mechanic II

Mar 4, 2024 Apr 25, 2024

Anticipated Public Safety Dispatcher

Mar 4, 2024 Apr 25, 2024

Civil Engineer I-Construction Inspection-Public Works

Mar 4, 2024 Apr 25, 2024

Equipment Operator I - Highway

Mar 4, 2024 Apr 25, 2024

Administrative Assistant Public Works Department

Mar 18, 2024 May 30, 2024

Mechanic Helper/Parts Person

Mar 4, 2024 Apr 25, 2024

Code Enforcement Officer/Constable

Feb 13, 2024 May 30, 2024

Firefighter/EMT, AEMT, Paramedic

Apr 1, 2024 May 2, 2024

Equipment Operator 3

Apr 11, 2024 May 30, 2024