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JOB OPENING: Part-time Assistant Codes Inspector

The Town of St. Michaels has an opening for the part-time position of Assistant Codes Inspector. Experience in this or a related field is preferred but not required. Position is open until filled. Please submit a letter of interest, resume, salary requirements and three professional references to Jean R. Weisman, Town Clerk/Manager, Town of St. Michaels, P.O. Box 206, St. Michaels MD 21663.

Print Job description HERE

General job description:
A part-time position reporting directly to the Codes Enforcement Officer, and the Town Manager. The ACI will perform directed patrols to inspect for compliance with various Town Codes and permitted actions, including but not limited to: construction without permits posted, signage violations, tall grass, litter and garbage, deteriorating structures, short term rental violations. The ACI will also be directed to investigate complaints of violations of Town Codes. In addition to working two mornings a week for 3-4 hours each morning, the ACI will perform a minimum of one hour of directed patrol inspections on the weekend and a minimum of one hour one evening per week after 6 p.m. for a total weekly schedule of 8-10 hours. All Town employees are subject to a six-month probationary period upon initial appointment. The Town of St. Michaels is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Specific duties for the Assistant Codes Inspector:
At the direction of the Codes Enforcement Officer:
Written reports of patrol rounds:
– date
– time
– areas covered
– detailed description of new violations, including photographs
– detailed descriptions (including photographs) of continuing violations or progress on correction of violations
Patrols to be performed each weekend and at least one evening during the work week in addition to during normal office hours.
– Maintain records of patrols and inspections.
– Work with Town’s attorneys in preparation for any legal action.
– Provide sworn testimony in court when required.
– Attend the Historic District Commission meetings.
– Other duties as assigned.

The successful candidate will:
– Work well with the general public and volunteers on a daily basis.
– Have good written skills.
– Accept responsibility for completion of assignments with a minimum of supervision.

Compensation:
Salary range is $15.00-$20.00 per hour, depending upon qualifications. No benefits are provided with this position. Vehicle mileage will be paid at federal mileage reimbursement level (2018 – $.54.5 per mile)

APPLICATIONS NEEDED: Planning Commission

The Commissioners of St. Michaels are accepting letters of interest and resumes from individuals wishing to serve on the following boards or commissions:

• Planning Commission

Duties, responsibilities and requirements for board members are set forth in Chapter 98 of the Town Code, which can be accessed on the Town’s website at www.townofstmichaels.com . A current resume and letter of interest should include qualifications for the position, an indication of why the applicant wishes to serve, and what the applicant would hope to accomplish in their term on the Board. The letter and resume should be submitted via e-mail or regular mail for receipt no later than May 31, 2019 to:

Jean R. Weisman, Town Clerk/Manager
300 Mill Street; P.O. Box 206
St. Michaels, Maryland 21663
jweisman@stmichaelsmd.gov

By Authority of: Jean R. Weisman, Town Clerk/Manager

APPLICATIONS NEEDED: Waterways Management Advisory Board

The Commissioners of St. Michaels are accepting letters of interest and resumes from individuals wishing to serve on the following boards or commissions:

• St. Michaels Waterways Management Advisory Board

Duties, responsibilities and requirements for board members are set forth in Chapter 98 of the Town Code, which can be accessed on the Town’s website at www.townofstmichaels.com . A current resume and letter of interest should include qualifications for the position, an indication of why the applicant wishes to serve, and what the applicant would hope to accomplish in their term on the Board. The letter and resume should be submitted via e-mail or regular mail for receipt no later than May 31, 2019 to:

Jean R. Weisman, Town Clerk/Manager
300 Mill Street; P.O. Box 206
St. Michaels, Maryland 21663
jweisman@stmichaelsmd.gov

By Authority of: Jean R. Weisman, Town Clerk/Manager

June 18, 6 p.m.—COSM Work & Legislative Session NEW DAY AND DATE

Starting with the July 2019 monthly meeting, the Commissioners of St. Michaels (COSM) meet the second Tuesday (previously Wednesday) of the month for a public working and legislative session and beginning at 6 p.m.

HOWEVER, THE JUNE MEETING WILL BE ON THE THIRD TUESDAY, JUNE 18TH, DUE TO A SCHEDULE CONFLICT.

June 18, 2019 – COSM Regular Working & Legislative Session AGENDA

Other meetings will be added as necessary such as public meetings and hearings, working sessions, special working sessions, special legislative sessions and closed sessions — as set by the Commission on an as needed basis.

COSM Meeting Rules of Procedure

If you have any questions, please contact the Town Office at 410-745-9535 during regular business hours, Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Please note: All agendas are DRAFT DOCUMENTS until the day of the meeting.

Public Participation: All comments from the public will be taken during the period set aside for “Comments from the Public.” The “Comments from the Public” portion of the Commission agenda shall have a limited time period as determined by the Commissioners, and shall be at the beginning and at the end of each agenda. To be recognized, a member of the public should raise his or her hand and wait to be recognized by the President. Comments and questions should be kept brief and to the point, and be directed to the President.

June 27, 6 p.m.—Planning Commission Meeting

The Planning Commission meets at 6 p.m. on the fourth Thursday of each month at the town office located at 300 Mill Street here in St. Michaels. Applications to the Commission are due to the Town Office by noon 20 days prior to the meeting.

Public Notice
St. Michaels Planning Commission
Preliminary Site Plan Review of Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s Exhibition and Library Building (tax map 0200, parcel 1607, Lot 1)
The public is hereby notified that the St. Michaels Planning Commission will hold a preliminary site plan review for an Exhibition and Library Building to be located at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (Tax Map 0200, Parcel 1607, Lot 1) at the request of property owners, Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Inc. The Planning Commission preliminary site plan review is scheduled for Thursday, June 27, 2019 at 6pm as part of the Planning Commission’s regular meeting at the Edgar M. Bosley, Jr. Building, 300 Mill Street, St. Michaels, MD 21663. A copy of the site plans are available for review in the Edgar M. Bosley, Jr. Building (Town Office), 300 Mill Street, Monday – Friday between the hours of 8:30 A.M. and 4:30 P.M.
By Authority of The St. Michaels Planning Commission

REGULAR MEETING DATES (SUBMITTAL DEADLINES by 12 NOON FRIDAY)
June 27, 2019 (Submit by June 7, 2019)
July 25, 2019 (Submit by July 5, 2019)
August 22, 2019 (Submit by August 2, 2019)
September 26, 2019 (Submit by September 6, 2019)
October 24, 2019 (Submit by October 4, 2019)
(Revised Meeting Date) November 21, 2019 (Submit by November 1, 2019)
(Revised Meeting Date) December 19, 2019 (Submit by November 29, 2019)

Rules of Procedure
Planning Commission Rules of Procedure

Please note: All agendas are DRAFT DOCUMENTS until the day of the meeting.

 

July 4–Office closed for Independence Day

July 5, 8 a.m.—Coffee with a Cop at the Library

Please join us at 8:00 a.m. on Friday, July 5 at the St. Michaels Library to hear from Chief Smith to discuss public safety and other citizen concerns that matter to you, our residents.

Thank you to our “Coffee with a Cop” supporters!
St. Michaels Public Library
Blue Crab Coffee
Graul’s Market St. Michaels
Classic Motor Museum
Housing Commission Talbot

As always, please visit us on Facebook and our police blogger page located on the town of St. Michaels website. www.stmichaelsmd.gov

By Authority of the St. Michaels Police Department

July 8, 5:30 p.m.—Board of Zoning Appeals

The Board of Zoning Appeals usually meets on the 2nd Monday of the month at 5:30 p.m., and on an as-needed basis.

Meeting dates (Submit dates)
July 8, 2019 (Submit by June 17, 2019)
August 12, 2019 (Submit by July 22, 2019)
September 9, 2019 (Submit by August 19, 2019)
October 14, 2019 (Submit by September 23, 2019)
November 11, 2019 (Submit by October 21, 2019)
December 9, 2019 (Submit by November 18, 2019)

Rules and Procedures
Board of Appeals Rules of Procedure

Meetings are usually held in the Edgar M. Bosley, Jr. Building (Town Office), 300 Mill Street, Monday-Friday between the hours of 8:30 A.M. and 4:30 P.M.

By Authority of the St. Michaels Board of Zoning Appeals

July 9, 1:30 p.m.—Zoning Code Rewrite Workshops

St. Michaels Planning Commission, St. Michaels Town Office Meeting Room, Special Working Session 1:30 p.m.

Future meetings are scheduled for:
July 9
July 23

Zoning Code Re-write

1. Meeting called to order

2. Zoning Code re-write work session

3. Adjournment

Click HERE for more information about the Zoning Code Rewrite project and survey of the Planning Commission.

July 9, 4 p.m.—Waterways Management Advisory Board

The Waterways Management Advisory Board (Panel) meets the second Tuesday of the month (at least once a year) at the request of the Commissioners or the Planning Commission. Meetings are held at the Town Office at 300 Mill Street.

By Authority of the Commissioners of St. Michaels