Administrative Assistant Opening

Current Openings:

Administrative Assistant / Town Clerk:

The Town of Canton is seeking qualified applicants for the full-time position of Administrative Assistant.  This is a responsible administrative and clerical position with daily interactions with customers doing a wide variety of tasks from registering vehicles, taking payments, to working in the office.  Responsibilities include but are not limited to: Tax Collector, Treasurer, Town Clerk, Registrar of Voters, Secretary, Bill Collector/Treasurer of the Abatement Plant, General Assistance Administrator, Secretary to the Selectmen, and other related duties.  This is a challenging and responsible position for a proactive and team-oriented individual.  Work includes extensive public contact, working knowledge of municipal software (TRIO), Excel spreadsheet, Payroll procedures, Accounts Payable, Tax Collecting procedures, and following State and Federal laws, and local ordinances as apply.  Pay is based on experience and qualifications and is in the range of $17-$24 per hour.  Benefits are available to be determined upon hire.  Deadline for receipt of application is Thursday, July 5th by noon.

Job Description

Submit cover letter, resume, and contact information for 3 references to Town of Canton ATTN: Human Resources, 94 Turner Street, Canton, ME 04221,  or email  Canton is an Equal Opportunity Employer.