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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.

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: 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 . 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 November 26, 2018 to:

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

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

February 13, 6 p.m.—COSM Work & Legislative Session

The Commissioners of St. Michaels (COSM) meet the second Wednesday of the month for a public working and legislative session and beginning at 6 p.m.

February 13, 2019 – COSM Regular Working & Legislative Session

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.

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.

February 16, 8:30 a.m.—Conversation with a Commissioner

Conversation with a Commissioner
Saturday, February 16th at 8:30 a.m. at the Town Office

Join Commissioner Mike Bibb for coffee and discussion of current projects, ideas, and citizen concerns. Usually held on the third Saturday of each month at 8:30 a.m. in the Town Office, 300 Mill Street.

By Authority of The Commissioners of St. Michaels

February 16, 2 p.m.—Zoning Code Rewrite Public Forum

Saturday, February 16th at 2 p.m. in the Town Office Meeting Room

The Planning Commission will be holding an informal public forum regarding the survey recently distributed by mail and by email to help the Commission gauge the opinions of town residents and business owners. The objective of the Forum is to give survey participants a better understanding of deficiencies in the current code which have caused issues for the town and inadequacies that need to be addressed. For those who have already completed a survey, paper copies will be available for additional comments.

By Authority of The Commissioners of St. Michaels

Special Working Sessions open to the public (1:30 p.m.) of the St. Michaels Planning Commission
Tuesday, January 8 and 15, 2019
Tuesday, February 5 and 19, 2019
Tuesday, March 5 and 19, 2019

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

February 18—Office closed for President’s Day

February 19, 1:30 p.m.—Zoning Code Rewrite Workshops

St. Michaels Planning Commission
St. Michaels Town Office Meeting Room
Tuesday, January 8 and 15, 2019
Tuesday, February 5 and 19, 2019
Tuesday, March 5 and 19, 2019

Special Working Session 1:30 p.m.

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.

February 19, 5 p.m.—Historic District Commission Workshop

Please be advised the Historic District Commissions has scheduled a workshop for Tuesday, February 19, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. in the meeting room of the Edgar M. Bosley, Jr. Municipal Building, 300 Mill Street, St. Michaels, to discuss revisions to the Guidelines.

By authority of the Historic District Commission

February 25, 4 p.m.—Parks & Recreation

Regular meetings are usually held the third Monday of each month at 4 p.m. in the Town Office, 300 Mill Street

Future Dates:
February 18, 2019 (Rescheduled for February 25)
March 18, 2019
April 15, 2019
May 20, 2019
June 17, 2019
July 15, 2019
August 19, 2019
September 16, 2019
October 21, 2019
November 18, 2019
December 16, 2019

February 26, 4 p.m. NEW DATE—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.