Employment Opportunities

Information Technology Manager 3

The State of Connecticut, Department of Social Services (DSS) is recruiting for an Information Technology Senior Manager, located in our Central office, 55 Farmington Ave, Hartford. This is a full time, 40 hour per week position, Monday through Friday schedule on first shift. This role serves under the Department’s Chief Innovation Officer.
We offer competitive benefits including healthcare coverage, retirement plan, paid time off, including 12 paid holidays per calendar year in addition to vacation, sick and personal leave accruals. Also group life insurance and other supplemental benefits. We encourage a healthy work/life balance to all employees.
The Department of Social Services participates in the E-Verify system, which is a web-based system that allows enrolled employers to confirm the eligibility of their employees to work in the United States.
We hope you take this opportunity to make an impact by serving your state!


Connecticut Fire Department Recruitment

A Candidate Physical Ability Test (CPAT) certification is a basic requirement for application to most career Fire Department in Connecticut and for enlistment in the Connecticut Fire Academy Recruit Program. Many departments across the state are preparing for recruitment of entry–level candidates as they are planning their budgets for the next fiscal year. Please see this announcement from CT CPAT, and read more about the program here.

CPAT Spring 2021 Sessions Update

“Registration for the Spring 2021 CPAT sessions opens on Monday, January 25, 2021 and closes on Saturday, March 20, 2021. We’re running 3 sessions per day: 0800; 1000 and 1200, with a maximum of 25 candidates allowed per session to maintain social distancing. In addition, there is a one and done “special session” scheduled for Saturday, May 15, 2021. Closing date for this special session only, is Saturday, May 8, 2021. CPAT special sessions are intended for those who have previously passed CPAT and want to maintain a current CPAT card. They are not intended as a short-cut for first time CPAT candidates. Please direct any questions to Joseph Nadeau at joseph.nadeau@ct.gov or call 860-264-9268.”

If you know someone that is interested in a career in the professional fire service, please let them know about CPAT. Also see this listing for open positions and recruitment opportunities here.


Wilderness School Instructor

The State of Connecticut, Dept. of Children and Families is accepting applications for Wilderness School Instructor. Below is a link to the job.

Job Opening: Wilderness School Seasonal Instructor – Department of Administrative Services (jobapscloud.com)

Applications are being accepted today through June 30, 2021 at 11:59 p.m. The program is expected to start in April 2021 and end sometime in November 2021.


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