Tuesday, May 18, 2021        

Town of Smithfield Employment

Town of Smithfield Employment

~ The Town of Smithfield is an Equal Opportunity Employer. (E.O.E.) ~

Available Positions

Résumé and application info at the bottom of the page
Please indicate on all correspondence which position you are applying for.

Employment Opportunity: Temporary Summer Help

LIFEGUARDS – Must be non- surf certified and have valid CPR & first aid cards at time of appointment. Beach hours are 10 am – 6 pm, seven days a week from mid -June to Labor Day. A rotating schedule is used. Rate $16/hr. Must possess a valid driver’s license. If you need training- the Smithfield YMCA conducts training. Students completing the lifeguard training program are eligible to apply to the Town of Smithfield beaches and /or YMCA for spring & summer employment. Call Jennifer at the YMCA- 949-2480 ext. 106 for more information on lifeguard training.

GATE GUARD – Ability to maintain Town beach & facilities; enforce beach passes & stickers. Must possess a valid driver’s license.

SUPERVISOR – Must possess a H.S. Diploma or G.E.D.; a valid driver’s license; ability to supervise staff and maintain operation of summer programs.

Applications available linked below or at the Smithfield Town Hall, 2nd fl. HR Dept. 64 Farnum Pike, Smithfield, RI 02917. Deadline for acceptance of applications is May 20, 2021 at 4:00 pm. E.O.E.

Lifeguard Job Description (.pdf) – Gate Guard Job Description (.pdf) – Supervisor Job Description (.pdf) 

Employment Opportunity: Smithfield Youth Conservation Corps – Part-time, Summer Help

Smithfield Youth Conservation Corps
Clean up and Beautification Program
Town of Smithfield
Part-time, Summer Help


Supervisor must be age 18 or older and possess a valid driver’s license.
Crew members must be age 16 or older by July 1, 2021.

For these positions only please use this linked application

Deadline for application submittal is May 20, 2021 at 4pm. You may drop off the application, mail it or place in the lock box on the front steps of the Smithfield Town Hall, 64 Farnum Pike, Smithfield, RI 02917.

Smithfield Conservation Commission. E.O.E.

Employment Help: Resumes and Applications

Applications & Resumes


  • Applications are available at the Human Resources Office and the Town Manager’s Office in Town Hall during regular businesses hours.  You may also download an application in PDF format by clicking here: Application For Employment.  You will need Adobe Reader to open & print this document.  If you do not have Adobe Reader, it is free, and available online at  www.adobe.com.


  • Email:  You may e-mail your résumé to hr@smithfieldri.com.  Résumés should be in one of the following formats:  all versions of Microsoft Word (.doc, .docx); text format: (.txt), portable document format (.pdf) or rich text format (.rtf).  Please include the word “Resume” and the position that you are applying for in the subject of the e-mail – many e-mails can appear to contain a virus.  By using the correct subject line you are assisting us in safely receiving your resume.  Please do not zip files if possible.
  • Mail:  Résumés may be mailed to Human Resources, Smithfield Town Hall, 64 Farnum Pike, Smithfield, RI 02917.
  • Fax:  Résumés may be faxed to Human Resources, Fax 401-233-1080.
  • Drop Box: Résumés may be placed in the secure drop box located on the front steps of the Town Hall.


  • You may want to check the Human Resources page for frequently asked questions regarding employment with the Town of Smithfield or use the contact information at the top of the page.

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