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Confidential Administrative Assistant – Danvers Fire Department


Confidential Administrative Assistant | Danvers Fire Department

The Town of Danvers seeks applicants for the full-time, benefited position of Confidential Administrative Assistant for the Danvers Fire Department. The Town of Danvers is a reputable Town on the North Shore, providing a supportive and welcoming environment for all. The Confidential Administrative Assistant provides complex administrative and personnel support to the Fire Chief, Deputy Chief, Fire Prevention Officer and firefighters, and is responsible for providing exceptional customer service to the public.

The Town will consider any combination of relevant work experience, education, volunteerism, and transferrable skills as qualifying, unless otherwise designated as required. Desired qualifications include graduation from a high school or trade school, or an equivalent certificate. Associate’s degree preferred. One (1) to three (3) years of prior administrative assistant experience is required, as well as experience with customer service and working with the public. Advanced understanding of computers and Microsoft Office is required. Valid driver’s license required. For a full job description, please click here.

This position works 35 hours per week Monday-Friday between 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM, with some flexibility for exact hours. Non-union position (grade 10) pay scale starting at $55,509 annually with the ability to move through the pay scale via step system to a maximum of $67,653. Excellent health, dental, and retirement benefits.

To apply, please send a Town application, resume, and cover letter to the Human Resources Department, 1 Sylvan Street, Danvers, MA 01923; or via email as a PDF to [email protected]. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, with preference given to those received by April 30.

The Town of Danvers is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We evaluate qualified candidates without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or other legally protected characteristics. The EEO is the Law poster is available for your reference.

Accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act: We gladly provide reasonable accommodation to anyone whose specific disability prevents them from completing an application or participating in this recruitment process. Please contact us at [email protected] or (978) 777-0001 x 3030 in advance to request assistance.

To apply for this job email your details to employment@danversma.gov

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