Human Resources

Human Resources

The Human Resource Department of the Town of Barrington is responsible for all aspects of Personnel Management. Our goal is to provide excellent service to our diverse municipal workforce, departments and the general public. We accomplish this by providing managers with employment services, consultative advice, policy and procedural guidelines, and employee motivation and development tools. For our employees, the HR department provides employee advocacy, benefit issue resolution, equal employment opportunity assurance and skill enhancement training. Overall we strive for the highest standards in providing quality service and creating a work environment that attracts, retains, and rewards talented and motivated people.


Employment Opportunities

Barrington Public Library


Available July 2018.

Assists in checkout and checkin of materials, issuing library cards to patrons, entering new magazines into the consortial database, unpacking bins of items sent from other libraries, pulling reserve items from the shelves, and other duties as assigned.

$15.00 per hour

September through June: Monday and Wednesdays, 4:30 pm-9 pm; with the addition of Thursdays, 4:30 pm - 9 pm, every third week

July & August: Monday and Wednesdays, 4:30 pm -8 pm; with the addition of Thursdays, 4:30 pm -8 pm, every third week

Eligible to participate in Sunday hours from September through May. (Sunday hours are 1 pm-5 pm, and time-and-a-half salary is paid.)

Candidates should have excellent customer service skills. Those with experience working at Circulation in a busy library will be given first preference. Familiarity with Sierra ILS is a big plus.

Please supply contact information for 3 individuals whom we can contact for references.

Please contact Robert Oliveira at rfoliveira@barringtonlibrary or Doug Swiszcz at

Applications accepted until position is filled.


15 hours per week
$15.00 per hour

The Town of Barrington is seeking an experienced janitor for part time work at the Public Safety building. This position is responsible for a variety of janitorial services including sweeping, moping, vacuuming, window washing, trash removal and maintaining the cleanliness and sanitation of the building and rest rooms, and regular buffing and waxing of floors. Other duties may include moving office furniture, snow removal, and minor repairs or painting when needed. Must be physically capable of lifting and moving objects up to 30 pounds as necessary.
Interest in or experience with heating and HVAC systems a plus.

3 hours per day Monday through Friday (anytime between 8:00AM and 8:00PM) References required.

Please forward an application or your resume and list of references to the Human Resources Department at



Barrington Public Library

Custodian, Part-Time

Barrington Public Library. 12-19 hrs/wk with potential for more. May include night and weekend hours, $15.00/hr. Bathrooms, floors, vacuuming, set-up tables/chairs. Some heavy lifting and snow shoveling. Applications available at the library’s Circulation Desk. Please apply in person at the reference desk.


The Town of Barrington is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The Town of Barrington does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age or disability in employment or the provision of services. The Town of Barrington does not discriminate on the basis of disability in its hiring or employment practices and complies with all regulations promulgated by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission under Title 1 of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).


See also: Employment Application



Forms & Documents

The employment application form, change of address form and other forms and documents can be found here.

Title VI of the Civil Rights Act 1964 and Civil Rights Restoration Act or 1987 - Town of Barrington's Title VI Policy Statement

Title VI Policy Statement 2017.4


MariAnn Oliveira, Director

Office Hours & Location

Office hours: Monday through Thursday, 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Office location: Second floor of Town Hall, 283 County Road