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.

Employment Application

Open Position:


The Town of Fenwick Island is seeking a part-time contractual Beach Patrol Captain.  The ideal candidate must possess a high school diploma, two years college desired; minimum of five years beach patrol experience, two years supervisory position desired; working knowledge of shift scheduling, budget preparation and time card control; demonstrated personnel management ability; USLA certifications required; and demonstrated ability in written and oral communications.  Successful candidate must be available full-time during the months of June – August and must be present on weekends during those months.  Salary is dependent on qualifications.  Please submit a cover letter, resume and three references to the Town Manager no later than October 5, 2018, at 3:00 p.m.  Expected hire date of January 1, 2019. Email to: employment@fenwickisland.org

The Town of Fenwick Island is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Fenwick Island Police Department:

The Fenwick Island Police Department is staffed by seven sworn officers. We do not currently have any openings; however, we encourage you to submit your resume to our office. Should an opening occur, we will make every effort to contact you to assess your interest in the position.

Mail your resume to:
The Town of Fenwick Island
Chief of Police
800 Coastal Highway
Fenwick Island DE 19944

William H. Boyden
Chief of Police

Email:  william.boyden@CJ.state.de.us

There are currently no positions available.


Fenwick Island Beach Patrol:

The Fenwick Island Beach Patrol welcomes your application! Try-outs are held late May and you will be contacted as to time and date.

Mail your Beach Patrol Job Application to:
The Town of Fenwick Island
ATTN:  Beach Patrol Captain
800 Coastal Highway
Fenwick Island DE 19944

For more information on lifeguard qualifications, please review the Lifeguard Manual