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The City of Claremont is Hiring…

Custodian – Clerical Union 
Part-Time – 20 Hours/Week
Monday – Friday
4:30 PM – 8:30 PM

Position Summary:

This work involves the performance of routine and diversified duties in connection with custodial cleaning and repairs to maintenance of City Hall buildings and grounds.  An incumbent is expected to carry out a full set of maintenance duties and may be required to work during adverse weather and indoor environment conditions.  May be required to work under adverse conditions such as sleet, snow, heat, cold, dust and dirt.  Responds to emergency situations i.e., power failure, plumbing, heating, or vandalism problems.  The work performed is subject to review through observation, reports and the results achieved.  The work consists of a full range of custodial and general building maintenance duties, involving cleaning, securing and making minor repairs to an assigned building according to standardized schedules and established work routines.  The employee applies generalized work instructions of the supervisor, checklists, schedules and customary cleaning and maintenance practices to decide what must be done, when, and the methods to use.

Ideal candidates will possess:

Knowledge and minor skills in: plumbing, electrical, carpentry and painting and custodial cleaning.  Skills in janitorial services is a must. 
Compensation & Benefits
Up to $15.90/hour DOE.
Vacation Leave & Holiday Pay

Interested Candidates:

Please submit application to:

Samantha Lauzon, Human Resources Manager
58 Opera House Square
Claremont, NH 03743

Or via e-mail:

Questions?  Please call: (603)504-0298

Department of Public Works

Seasonal Position

The City of Claremont is accepting applications for seasonal positions in the Department of Public Works. Individuals will be required to use powered equipment such as lawn mowers and weed whackers.  Candidates must be able to perform physical duties such as raking and lifting.  Must be 18 years of age.

Seasonal hours are 7:00 AM – 3:00 PM, Monday – Friday, permitting weather.  Hourly wages are $9.00-$15.00. Candidates must successfully complete pre-employment requirements which include criminal background checks, physical and drug screening. 

Apply in person or by mail to the Human Resources Coordinator at City Hall, 58 Opera House Square, Claremont, NH  03743.  Applications can also be emailed to hr@claremontnh.com.

Application form available here.

This position will remain open until filled.

The City of Claremont is an equal opportunity employer.

Parking Enforcement / Park Ranger ~ Seasonal Position

The Claremont Police Department is seeking applications for the seasonal position of Parking Enforcement/Park Ranger.

Responsibilities include patrolling city parks and the downtown areas of Claremont, enforcing citywide ordinances pertaining to human-powered equipment, enforcing parking ordinances and RSA’s, and identifying and reporting problem situations to the dispatch command center.  In addition, record keeping procedures such as recording and tracking ticket information, and assisting citizens of the community are also duties designated to this position.  The selected candidate should possess sound judgment and decision making skills, the ability to communicated and interact well, effectively, and efficiently with the public, as well as with other staff and agencies that are responsible for responding to the situation.  Hourly wages are up to $15.00 hourly based upon experience, skill, knowledge and ability.  Anticipated duration of employment is May through August annually.

Candidates must have a high school diploma and a clean criminal background record.  Preference will be given to candidates currently enrolled or seeking enrollment into a criminal justice degree program.  Interested applicants should submit their credentials to the Human Resources Department, City of Claremont, 58 Opera House Square, Claremont, NH  03743, or via e-mail to hr@claremontnh.com.

This position will remain open until filled.

The City of Claremont is an Equal Opportunity Employer


Chief Assessor ~ Assessing Department

The City of Claremont, New Hampshire is seeking an experienced professional for the position of Chief Assessor, with emphasis on commercial appraising. Claremont a community of (approx.) 13,400 citizens and 5500 +/- parcels borders Vermont and is surrounded by the beauty of the mountains.

This position will be responsible for setting and defending property values for residential, commercial, and industrial properties. Knowledge of utility assessments is a plus but not required. Other responsibilities include managing the assessment and appraisal functions, maintaining the property tax list, maintaining and updating the GIS mapping system, providing appraisal support to the city administration staff, and educating and informing the citizens on the assessment process.  This position is appointed by the City Manager and reports directly to the City Manager.

Interested candidates should hold a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Public Administration, real estate, or related field with 5 years of relevant experience which demonstrates the knowledge, skills, and abilities, of the position.  In addition, DRA Certified Property Assessor Supervisor Approval, and Certified New Hampshire Assessor Designation required or attainable within the one year probationary period.  Candidates must possess proficient mathematic skills, communication skills (written & oral), and computer technology skills – familiarity with Vision CAMA System & ESRI Products a plus!

This is a position pays $81,237 enhanced with an excellent benefits package including, vacation time, sick time, personal time, health plan, dental, enrollment into the NH retirement system, 3 tax deferred opt. retirement plans, and more!  

Qualified candidates must submit their credentials to:

Human Resources Coordinator
City of Claremont
58 Opera House Sq.,
Claremont, NH  03743
Or by email to: 

A complete job description can be obtained here

This position will remain open until a suitable candidate has been selected. Offers of employment are conditional pending all pre-employment requirements.

The City of Claremont is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Claremont Savings Bank  Community Center ~  Fitness Instructor

Claremont Savings Bank Community Center (CSBCC) has an immediate opening for an aquatic class instructor and fitness class instructor. We are looking for a passionate person who is ready to lead our growing program. The ideal candidate will be willing to inspire our participants to achieve their full potential.  We want our staff to display strong character, integrity, and promote a positive environment.  Salary will be commensurate based on experience; additional income opportunities are available for motivated candidates. Experience is preferred, but we are willing to train the right candidate.
This position will remain open until filled.  Interested individuals must submit resumes, cover letter and applications to the Human Resources Coordinator at City Hall, 58 Opera House Square, Claremont, NH 03743 or e-mail Human Resource Coordinator at hr@claremontnh.com
Pre-employment requirements (physical/drug screen and criminal background check) are terms and conditions of employment. 

The City of Claremont is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Parks & Recreation Department is seeking to fill the position(s) of Lifeguards. Life guarding responsibilities include monitoring participant's safety in the pool, maintenance of the pool, pool area, and locker rooms, maintaining records of pool usage, chemical testing and maintaining proper water balances in the pool.
The successful candidate must be a proficient swimmer. Prior lifeguard experience preferred but will train qualified individuals. The selected candidate must successfully pass pre-employment requirements of a physical, drug screening, and criminal background search.
Wages start at $7.25 per hour through $15.00 depending upon experience. Hours of work may vary depending upon the staffing needs of the department.

  • American Red Cross Lifeguard Training (or equivalent)
  • CPR for the Professional Rescuer
Interested candidates must submit resumes and applications to the Human Resources Coordinator, City Hall, 58 Opera House Sq., Claremont, NH 03743, or by email to: hr@claremontnh.com 

The City of Claremont is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

View full job description here

Phone: 603-542-7026 Ext. 0298
Fax: 603-542-7014