Jobs & Volunteer

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.

Town of Sherman
Part-time Social Services Assistant

The Sherman Board of Selectmen and Sherman Social Services is seeking a part-time Social Services Assistant to support the Director in a variety of confidential social service activities. This is a 20-hour per week position.  Some social service experience preferred. Ability to maintain strict confidentiality is top priority. Call Lynne Gomez at 860-354-2414, ext. 2, with questions.  Interested applicants should submit resumes to the Lynne Gomez, LMSW, Director of Social Services by May 24, 2022, PO Box 261, Sherman, CT  06784.


Park and Recreation

Sherman Park and Recreation is looking for interested individuals who might want to work as a lifeguard this summer at the Sherman Town Beach or as a camp counselor at our summer camps. Please stop by the Park and Rec office in the back of the school cafeteria on any Saturday morning between 9:30 and 11:30 to pick up an application. If you have any questions, call Park and Rec at 860-354-3629 or email at:

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.


Zoning Board of Appeals

One vacancy exists on the Zoning Board of Appeals. Interested applicants should contact the Board Administrative Assistant, Christine Branson, at 860-355-3127 or email at

Planning & Zoning Commission

One Alternate vacancy exists on the Planning & Zoning Commission. Interested applicants should contact the Commission Administrative Assistant, Christine Branson, at 860-355-3127 or email at

Inland Wetlands Commissi

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 Don Lowe  at 860-355-1139.