Employment/Board/Committee Opportunities


Download the City of Franklin, NH Application for Employment.  Positions will remain open until filled.  The City of Franklin is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

For questions or for a copy of a complete job description, please contact the City Manager's Office.

City Manager's Office
316 Central Street
Franklin, New Hampshire 0323
Telephone: (603) 934-3900
Fax: (603) 934-7413

Open City Positions

Finance Director

The City of Franklin (pop. 8,600) is on the verge of transformative economic development and seeks a dynamic, creative, and experienced financial manager who is up for the challenge by joining the City’s cohesive management team. The Finance Director is a full-time, department head position responsible for supervising, directing, and managing all administrative and technical aspects of the City’s Finance Department.  Under the direction of the City Manager, the Finance Director oversees a $35+ million budget (including schools), directs the daily operations of the office and its personnel.  The Director processes, tracks, and reports all financial transactions with the primary goal of ensuring a high degree of accuracy and quality.  The Finance Director conducts long-term financial planning and administers the City’s internal control program. For a complete job description contact the City Manager’s Office.

Successful candidates will possess in-depth knowledge of municipal finance programs and services.  Bachelor’s degree from an accredited four-year college or university with a degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration or a closely related field with at least three year’s supervisory experience in public finance is strongly desired.  The City of Franklin offers a competitive benefit package.  Salary range $77,334 to $101,462 DOQ/E.  Please direct a cover letter, resume, and at least five references to Judie Milner, City Manager, 316 Central Street, Franklin, New Hampshire 03235.  Position will remain open until filled. The City of Franklin is an equal opportunity employer.

Patrol Officers and Communications Specialists

The City of Franklin offers law enforcement patrol officers an exciting, dynamic, and challenging career opportunity.  Members of the patrol division strive to preserve the peace and protect life and property within the City through proactive and directed patrol initiatives.  Members serve as the City’s first line of defense against criminal enterprise and law violators.  As the most visible and most accessible members of the Department, Patrol Officers have ample opportunity to interact with the public and promote public safety.  Continue reading the job description for this position on the Police Department Employment page.


Open Council/Board/Commission Positions

Conservation Commission

The City of Franklin is seeking resident volunteer citizens to fill vacancies on the Conservation Commission.  The purpose of the Conservation Commission is namely to study, promote and develop for better use the natural resources of the City of Franklin.  This is an appointed postion.  Anyone interested please complete a Prospective Appointee Profile application with your resume.  Please submit completed documents to City Manager's office, or by email.

Supervisor of the Checklist for Ward 2 & for Ward 3

The City of Franklin is seeking volunteer citizens to fill a vacancy as a Supervisor of the Checklist for Ward 2 and a Supervisor of the Checklist for Ward 3.  This position is an elected position and has many important responsibilities and deadlines; knowledge of election laws and procedures is a plus.  Attendance at all Elections is required and attendance at supervisor sessions that are held on Tuesdays and Saturdays throughout the Election season.  Applicants must be able to dedicate extra time after the Elections to finalize the Checklist.  Applicants also must be a registered voter and a Ward 2 resident or Ward 3 resident.  Anyone interested may submit a City Employment Application; or you may complete a Prospective Appointee Profile application with your resume.  Please submit completed documents by mail to City Hall, or by email.


Parks & Recreation Positions

The Franklin Parks and Recreation Department seeks qualified individuals for seasonal and school year positions.  Applications will be accepted until position is filled.  A complete job description and job application form may be picked up at the Bessie Rowell Community Center, 12 Rowell Drive, Franklin, NH 03235 or by calling (603) 934-2118.  Continue reading the employment opportunities on the Parks & Recreation Employment page.