Jobs & Volunteer

Town of Sherman
Help Wanted 

The Town of Sherman is seeking applicants for the position of Clerk for the Board of Selectmen. The Board meets the fourth Thursday of each month, beginning at 7:00 pm.  During budget season (February through April), there are approximately 7 additional meetings.  There will be on occasion a Board of Selectmen Special meeting.  The ideal candidate for this position will possess strong written and verbal communication skills, strong attention to detail and accuracy, and the ability to exercise judgment in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment requiring frequent adaptability. The Clerk will be responsible for attending all meetings, audio recording and drafting of formal minutes from those meetings. Basic computer skills, typing, the ability to copy, scan and email materials are required.  Candidates must have a high school diploma.  To find out more information, contact the office of the First Selectman, Don Lowe at 860-355-1139  ,  visit the website or send a resume to the Town of Sherman, Mallory Town Hall, P.O. Box 39, Sherman, Connecticut 06784.  Please submit all letters of interest and resumes by Tuesday, February 6, 2018.

The Town of Sherman, CT has the following openings for positions on town commissions, or positions for employment within the town.

Interested parties can download detailed descriptions of the position (if available) and submit your resume/application to the Town via mail or drop off at the Selectman's office or the office of the appropriate town commission. Please see the commission listings under the departments section  of this website.

Sherman Volunteer Fire Department

The Sherman Volunteer Fire Department is launching a campaign to solicit volunteers in a variety of positions ranging from fire fighters to traffic control, ancillary support and EMS personnel. If you are interested please download the flyer below for more details.


Sherman Traffic Safety Work Group

A vacancy exists on the Sherman Traffic Safety Work Group (STSWG). Interested applicants should contact any of the members of the STSWG, or let us know via email at

Zoning Board of Appeals

One vacancy exists on the Zoning Board of Appeals. Interested applicants should contact the Commission Administrative Assistant, Christine Branson, at
Inland Wetlands Commission

Two vacancies exists on the Inland Wetlands Commission. Interested applicants should contact the Commission Clerk, Trish Viola, at 355-0166

Conservation Commission

Two vacancies exist on the Conservation Commission. Interested applicants should contact First Selectman Clay Cope at 860-355-1139.