The Human Resources Department offers any information you may require about an open County position. All positions are posted in each County department and on the Internet through the State Department of Employment Security at http://www.nhes.nh.gov.

The County has a very progressive benefit package, that attracts a talented and dedicated workforce. Career areas range from Legal, Corrections, Law Enforcement, Nursing (Geriatric and Skilled Care), Maintenance, Human Services, Clerical, and Accounting.

Stop in and learn more about the positions and benefits available to those who join the Rockingham County Team!

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Current Openings

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Correctional Officers - Positions Available (see rolling list for details)


Job Title FT/PT Hours Description
Administrative Assistant FT   Provides data entry and clerical support to the food service department.
LNA I FT 11p-7a Under the direction and supervision of a licensed nurse, is continuously responsible for providing non-professional nursing services.
LNA I PT 3p-11p Under the direction and supervision of a licensed nurse, is continuously responsible for providing non-professional nursing services.
MIS Telecom. Manager FT exempt Manages the IT and Telecommunications of Rockingham County.  Prepares IT/Telecommunication Plan and budget. Determines Technology direction – short and long-term planning, software, hardware to the greatest benefit for Rockingham County. Supports and administers Avaya telephone system, Microsoft Network and Modular Messaging voice mail system. Serves as HIPAA Officer. Provides coordination and oversight to outside contractors. Supports and maintains Internet connections. Provides Network Administrator training and computer user applications training. Supports PC users with hardware, OS, applications and printers. Installs new hardware and software. Administers the call accounting system. Consults with and assists other county departments with technical issues. Develops Disaster Recovery Plan and implementation. Coordinates with other departments to understand and meet their requirements. Ensures that data and equipment are protected. Makes presentations, provides information and prepares reports as needed. Performs other related duties as required.
Payroll Manager FT exempt Directs the activities of employees for payroll processing, financial report preparation, system administration and budget oversight by performing the following duties; assignments at this level involve responsibilities that impact the entire financial operation and requires the exercise of discretion over operations and policies.
Dietary Aide I PT   Prepares meals for the Ernest P. Barka Assisted Living Facility residents in the dining room and resident rooms as needed.
Dietary Aide III FT   Assists in all areas of food preparation and service on a rotating as needed basis



Rolling Eligibility List

Corrections Officer

Diet Aide I: Full time and Part time

Housekeeping Aide I and Laundry Aide I: Full time and Part time

Registered Nurse I and II (RN): Full time and Part time
Licensed Practical Nurse I and II (LPN): Full time and Part time
Licensed Nursing Assistant I and II (LNA): Full time and Part time
Medication Nursing Aide (MNA): Full time


Corrections Officer, Department of Corrections
Classification Level: Union Positions Entry Level
Starting Rate: $14.90
Hours: 8 ¼ per day, 5 day week, shift work
Hazardous duty: $25.00 per week
Shift Differential: $1.25 per hour on 2nd and 3rd shift
Weekend Premium: $1.00 per hour all shifts


Scope: Correctional Officer is responsible for the care, custody and control of inmate population. Provides a safe environment by enforcing policy and procedures. Good sight, good hearing, walk, climb stairs, the ability to separate inmates when necessary, manual dexterity, ability to communicate verbally and written. Sit, stand, walk, push, pull, bend, reach, grasp, read, follow directions and orders. Also take counts of prisoners. Transporting inmates, serving meals to inmates, participate in block searches. Good interaction skills. Building searches.   

Requirements: Experience preferably in the field of law enforcement or corrections, with an ability to deal effectively with all types of people. Must have a high school diploma or equivalency to qualify for NH Association of Counties “Corrections Officer Academy” Certification. Must be able to pass physical requirements of Group II Retirement Certification. Individuals must possess these knowledge’s, skills, and abilities or be able to explain and demonstrate that the individual can perform the essential functions of the job, with or without reasonable accommodation, using some of the combination of skills and abilities and to possess the necessary physical requirements with or without the aid of mechanical devices to safely perform the essential functions of the job. Must possess a current and valid driver’s license. Good writing skills with the ability to articulate well. Good interaction skills, good health as described, must pass polygraph test and other duties as assigned.     

By letter of interest and resume apply:
Superintendent Department of Corrections
99 North Road
Brentwood, NH 03833

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: Mandatory post offer physical, drug and alcohol testing for new hire. Criminal and sexual offender records check required.

Long Term Care Services Rolling Eligibility Listing
The following positions are for creation of a rolling eligibility list when an opening becomes available:

1. Registered Nurse I and II: Full time and Part time
2. Licensed Practical Nurse I and II: Full time and Part time
3. Licensed Nursing Assistant I and II: Full time and Part time
4. Medication Nursing Aide: Full time

Leslie Fabian, Director of Nursing Services
Rockingham County Nursing Home
117 North Road
Brentwood, NH 03833
fax 603-679-9307
email  OR for Assisted Living
Ernest P. Barka Assisted Living Community
117 North Road
Brentwood, NH 03833

Dietary Department: Diet Aide I, Full time and Part time

No experience necessary. General work in food service, kitchen, dish room and residents’ tray line. Prepares food items, serves meals and cleans up following meals to maintain sanitary standards. Works with others to supply high quality, nutritious meal to residents. Other related duties as assigned.

Patricia Asmund, Director of Dietary
Rockingham County Long Term Care Services
117 North Road
Brentwood, NH 03833

Environmental Services: Housekeeping Aide I, Full and Part time

No experience necessary. Follows all health and safety regulations, rules and procedures. Cleans rooms, offices, lobbies, lounges, rest rooms, corridors, elevators, closets and stairways. Sweeps, dry mops, vacuums and damp mops floors, dusts furniture and appliances, washes walls, ceilings, beds, windows, door panels and woodwork. Empties wastebaskets and transports trash and other waste materials to disposal area. Refills and secures chemicals, maintains supply list and provides on the job training and orientation for new hires. Assists with laundry functions, reports safety hazards to appropriate personnel, and assigns the daily routine for floating aides.

Environmental Services: Laundry Aide I, Full and Part time

No experience necessary.  Retrieves and sorts residents’ personal laundry or facility’s linens for washing. Loads, operates and unloads washers and dryers using appropriate soaps and/or chemicals. Folds and places laundry in baskets, on carts, hangers or shelves. Operates ironer for sheets, pillow cases, and table linen. Sorts residents’ personal items for delivery to appropriate floor and room, delivers carts of clean linens and clothes to appropriate area or linen room. Advises supervisor of any problems with machines. Accompanies any inmates working on deliveries, breaks or other movements within facility, cleans machines and disposes of trash.

R. Verne Rines, Director of Environmental Services
Rockingham County Long Term Care Services
117 North Road
Brentwood, NH 03833