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.
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 Certified Public Safety Dispatcher

Dec 27, 2021 Until Filled

Reserve Crossing Guards

Aug 31, 2022 Until Filled

Seasonal Park Laborers-Parks and Rec Department

Feb 7, 2023 Until Filled

Civil Engineer I-Construction Inspection-Public Works

Feb 7, 2023 Mar 30, 2023


Feb 13, 2023 Mar 30, 2023

Non-Certified Police Officer

Mar 1, 2023 Apr 27, 2023

MCJA Certified Police Officer

Mar 1, 2023 Apr 27, 2023

Current and Anticipated Public Safety Dispatcher

Mar 1, 2023 Apr 27, 2023


Mar 1, 2023 Mar 30, 2023


Mar 1, 2023 Mar 30, 2023

Equipment Operator 4

Mar 1, 2023 Mar 30, 2023

Equipment Operator I - Highway

Mar 1, 2023 Mar 30, 2023

Mechanic II

Mar 1, 2023 Apr 27, 2023

E0I - Transfer Station

Mar 14, 2023 Apr 27, 2023

Seasonal Laborer Public Works-Highway-Transfer Dept

Mar 14, 2023 Until Filled