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The Groton Police Department is accepting applications for a full-time (40 hour) Police and Fire Communications Officer. The hourly wage range is $23.00 to $26.89 based on experience. There is an evening shift differential of 6% and late night shift differential of 8%. Candidates must be able to work all shifts including holidays and weekends for a 24/7 operation. Responsibilities include receiving emergency and non-emergency calls for Police, Fire and EMS, and dispatching Public Safety Personnel. Other duties would include, record keeping, warrant management and other administrative tasks. Applicants must be able to multi-task in a fast-paced and stressful environment. Experience and training in this field is a plus and must be able to earn and maintain required state certifications. Applicants will be required to successfully complete a one-year probationary period. Applicants must possess a high school diploma or equivalency, good typing and communications skills, a valid driver’s license and have no criminal convictions. Successful candidates must have a good work history, references and be able to successfully complete a thorough background check. To apply, please send cover letter and resume by mail to Human Resources Director, Town Hall, 173 Main St., Groton, MA 01450 or by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. For questions please call 978.448.1145. Job description is available by request. Deadline for applications: January 25, 2019 The Town of Groton is an Equal Opportunity Employer


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North Adams, Massachusetts, (population 12,500) seeks an experienced and proactive law enforcement professional to serve as the city’s next police chief. Located in the northwest corner of the Commonwealth, North Adams is the smallest city in Massachusetts, and one of two cities in Berkshire County. The city is home to Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts (MCLA), a campus of the Massachusetts state university system and a top 10 public liberal arts college, as well as to the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art (MASS MoCA), the largest contemporary art center in the United States. North Adams continues to experience an economic resurgence in recent years fueled by the emergence of a robust manufacturing cluster and the creative economy. North Adams is governed by a mayor and a nine-member city council elected at-large. The ideal candidate will be a seasoned law enforcement professional with a record of distinguished police service; experience with leadership and staff development; a dedication to community policing; a track record of positive collaboration with other public safety services; a commitment to intercultural competency; and a strategic approach to innovative law enforcement practices. Qualifications include a Bachelor’s degree in criminal justice, law enforcement, public administration, or a related field, with a Master’s degree preferred; ten or more years of progressively responsible experience, with at least five years of increasingly responsible command experience; an equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.


  • 353 Providence Road
    South Grafton, MA 01560

Contact Info

  • (508) 839-5723 – main phone
  • (508) 839-3702 – fax
  • e-mail.

Office Hours

Mo-Fri 8am-4pm
Sat-Sun closed