Job Openings

Below is a list of positions for which we are currently accepting applications. In order to be considered for employment with the Town, you must fully complete the Civil Service Application for the position you are interested in and return it to the Civil Service Commission (along with a Resume and Cover Letter), by email or by mail, unless otherwise specified in the Job Announcement. Applications can be picked up at Town Hall from the Executive Secretary or printed here.
We accept applications via email. Applications can be emailed to civilservice@townofwinchester.org or mailed to Winchester Civil Service Commission, P.O. Box 41, Winsted, CT 06098. Applications must be time-stamped/postmarked no later than the date on which the application is listed as due below, and applications turned in late or that are incomplete will be rejected. Please note: we only accept applications for employment when a position has been posted. We do not maintain general interest resumes.

Chief of Police
Due Date:
January 13, 2023
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Job Type:
On-site
Commitment:
Full-time
Job Description
The Town of Winchester is accepting applications, accompanied by a resume, for the position of Chief of Police.  Salary range of $90,000.00 to $105,000.00 depending on experience. The job description, with position qualifications, and applications are available from the office of the Executive Secretary, Town Hall, 338 Main St., Winsted, CT or online at https:www.townofwinchester.org/job-openings
Please send resume and completed Civil Service application to the Civil Service Commission, P. O. Box 41, Winsted, CT 06098  by Friday, January 13, 2023. “Police Chief” ” must be clearly marked on the front of the envelope or by email to civilservice@townofwinchester.org with  “Police Chief” in the subject line. EEO/AA/M/F/D/V

Applications for full-time jobs with the Town of Winchester MUST be sent to the Civil Service Commission at civilservice@townofwinchester.org or via mail at Winchester Civil Service Commission, P.O. Box 41, Winsted, CT 06098. Applications for full-time employment that are delivered in any other way will be rejected.

Applications for part-time and temporary jobs with the Town of Winchester CAN be delivered directly to the Town Manager's Office at thall@townofwinchester.org, in-person on the 3rd Floor of Town Hall, or by mail to Town Manager's Office, 338 Main Street, Winsted, CT 06098.

IF A CONDITIONAL OFFER OF EMPLOYMENT IS MADE, APPLICANT(S) MUST SUCCESSFULLY PASS A BACKGROUND SCREENING, PRE-EMPLOYMENT DRUG TEST AND PHYSICAL (IF REQUIRED BY THE POSITION). ADDITIONAL TESTING IS REQUIRED FOR SPECIFIED POSITIONS AND POLICE DEPARTMENT APPLICANTS.