Working for the Town of Fenwick Island
The Town of Fenwick Island posts employment opportunities when openings become available. If you are interested in a position with the town, you are welcome to forward a cover letter and resume. We will keep them on file for one year and contact you should an opening occur. Thank you for your interest in The Town of Fenwick Island.
The Town of Fenwick Island, DE is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Town Manager. Fenwick Island is a beach town located in southeastern Sussex County, Delaware. There are 400 full time residents and approximately 5,000 residents during the summer.
The Town Manager will report to the Town Council and will be responsible for the management/supervision of approximately 13 year-round employees and an additional 30 seasonal employees, as well as all Town operations. The ideal candidate must have excellent verbal, written, personnel management and organizational skills. Knowledge of and experience in municipal government operations and management is a definite plus, as well as experience in applying for and administering government grants. A Bachelor’s degree in Public Administration or related field is strongly desired.
The applicant must be willing to relocate within a reasonable distance of The Town of Fenwick Island. Salary is dependent on experience and education. An excellent benefit package is available.
Send resume with three professional references and a completed Fenwick Island job application to TM Search Committee, 800 Coastal Highway, Fenwick Island, DE 19944. A job application may be obtained at fenwickisland.delaware.gov or picked up from Town Hall from 8am to 4:30pm. Deadline for consideration is September 30, 2021.
ToFI Application for Employment
Part-Time Police Clerk
The Police Clerk reports to the Chief of Police and Town Manager and is responsible for clerical, receptionist and support activities of the Fenwick Island Police Department and Administrative Department. This position is subject to the Town of Fenwick Island’s Personnel Policy Manual which includes a criminal background investigation and mandatory participation in the Drug and Alcohol Free Workplace Policy.
General knowledge of standard office methods, office terminology, procedures and equipment including but not limited to telephone switchboard, adding machine and personal computer is required. Working knowledge of software used by this office for purposes of correspondence and analysis (e.g. Microsoft Word, Outlook and Excel) is required. Demonstrable skill in business math, English reading, speaking, writing, and light bookkeeping is required. The position requires the ability to work effectively with other employees and the public. Courtesy, tact and discretion are necessary to convey an appropriate amount of information to associates and the public. A willingness to adapt to new office procedures and to accept assignments is needed. Dependable and timely attendance of job duties, as scheduled, is essential. A pleasant personality and an orderly appearance are required. Uniforms are not required. A valid driver’s license is required.
Send resume with three professional references and a completed Fenwick Island job application to Fenwick Island Town Hall Attn: Chief Devlin, 800 Coastal Highway, Fenwick Island, DE 19944. A job application may be obtained at fenwickisland.delaware.gov or picked up from Town Hall from 8am to 4:30pm. Deadline for consideration is September 16, 2021.
Police Clerk Application
The Town of Fenwick Island is an Equal Opportunity Employer.