Deputy Town Clerk

The Town of Swanzey seeks a qualified resident of Swanzey (per RSA) to serve in the position of Deputy Town Clerk. This part-time position is approximately 20-25 hours per week, with starting hourly rate around $18.00 depending on experience.

This position supports the Town Clerk, assisting with the following: process motor vehicle registrations, maintain Town/State vital and other official records, and license dogs.

The successful candidate will have: High School diploma and three years’ experience in banking/bookkeeping/retail or a similar industry that included handling money and making bank deposits; strong customer service skills; and strong organizational skills and attention to detail. Accounting or financial experience preferred. See below for full job description.


Completion of a satisfactory criminal and motor vehicle record check. You must provide a copy of your annual Credit Report

Involves travel to meetings and may involve attendance at occasional evening meetings.

Certification as a Municipal Agent for the Division of Motor Vehicles; trained in Division of Motor Vehicles Privacy Act and NHVRIN Vital Records course required within six months of employment; Valid motor vehicle driver’s license and ability to be bonded required. As per state law, the position requires Town of Swanzey residency

Swanzey is an equal opportunity employer 

Employment application and full job description can be found on the Town of Swanzey Website

To apply, please submit Town Application, resume, references and cover letter to Human Resources Coordinator Edna Coates at 620 Old Homestead Highway, PO Box 10009, Swanzey NH 03446 or  Applications will be reviewed upon receipt.

Town of Swanzey
Close Date: 
Friday, August 30, 2019
$18.00 DOE