Tax Collector – Part-Time

Job Description:


Position: Tax Collector

Department: City Hall; Reports to Mayor and Finance Director

Classification: Non-exempt

Full/Part-Time: Part-Time

Schedule: Monday & Wednesday 8:30am-5:00 pm, Friday 8:30am-12:30 pm

Rate of Pay: Per City Hall Employees Contract (Local 1303-259)
Current Rate: $38.28/hour

Closing date: Until Filled

Job posting:

The City of Derby is seeking a Part-Time Tax Collector to perform such duties as directing and participating in the billing and collection of: real, motor vehicle and personal property taxes; sewer assessments and sewer use; maintaining and processing of moneys collected to the general fund; and the preparation of reports of collection. Additional duties can be found on the full job description, which is also posted adjacent to this notice and has been provided to all bargaining unit employees via email.

Minimum Qualifications:

An Associate’s degree in Business, Accounting or related field and three years of progressively responsible experience working in accounting, collection, finance or related field including supervisory work and experience related to municipal revenue collection and accounting, or equivalent. Certification as CT Municipal Tax Collector. Must be bondable.

An employment application may be obtained by visiting the City of Derby website at or by contacting John Board at or at 203-736-1450 ext. 1221.

Please send completed applications to:
Mr. John Board
Administrative Assistant to the Mayor
1 Elizabeth Street
Derby, CT 06418

The City of Derby is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. Discrimination is prohibited against applicants on the basis of age, race, color, religious creed, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, ancestry, genetic information, status as a veteran, present or past history of mental disorder, or intellectual, learning, or physical disability.

Date Posted: 7/12/2021

Job Location

Derby City Hall, 1 Elizabeth Street, Derby, CT 06418