Human Resources Department

The primary responsibility of the Department of Human Resources is to insure that the Town is appropriately organized and staffed to fulfill its mission by recruiting, developing, motivating, retaining and organizing the most qualified persons. The Human Resources Department engages in a number of specialized activities to accomplish this. These responsiblities include recruiting and hiring, training, salary and benefits administration, performance management, employee relations and employee communications. The Human Resources Director also serves as the Town's labor relations representative with its three unions and in an advisory capacity to other organizations such as the Housing Authority, the Library and the Senior Center on matters pertaining to human resources management.

Human Resources Department, Room 202
Town Hall , 2 Renshaw Road
203 656-7390
Open Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 4:30pm, closed Holidays


Employment Application
Internal Job Application





Seeking qualified applicants to perform janitorial and maintenance work to clean, repair and regulate the environmental systems of a Town building including adjacent walks, stairs, etc.  Performs cleaning and other upkeep procedures for offices, toilet rooms, stairs, hallways, work rooms, lunchrooms, storerooms and meeting rooms of a building. Sets up and arranges furniture and equipment for meetings.  Some knowledge of the methods, practices, materials and tools necessary in the accomplish­ment of maintenance operations; ability to maintain effective working relationships with other Town employees.  Courteous to the public. 

Position works Tuesday–Friday 2:30 PM – 11:00 PM and Saturday 7:00 AM – 3:30 PM. 

Starting wage: $21.76/hr. 

Applications due on Monday, July 6, 2015.  EOE/AA

Please submit resume and/or application to:  Human Resources Director, 2 Renshaw Road, Darien, CT  06820  or via email



Seeking qualified applicants responsible for performing, overseeing and/or insuring regular maintenance, upkeep, and repair of public buildings and facilities.    Assists the Supervisor of Facilities and Equipment with establishing and monitoring routine and preventive maintenance programs for all public buildings and facilities.  Must have 2 years supervisory experience with licensed employees. Must possess knowledge of operating/maintain/repairing facilities including but not limited to electrical distribution, heating and cooling systems and HVAC controls.  Must have a current specialized technical certification and licensing in a vital building system such as E-1/E-2, P-1/P-2 or S-1/S-2. 

Starting wage: $31.00/hr.  Applications due on Monday, July 6, 2015.  EOE/AA

Please submit resume and/or application to:  Human Resources Director, 2 Renshaw Road, Darien, CT  06820  or via email



Seeking qualified applicants to perform and administer all facets of preventive and corrective maintenance to insure the operational condition of Town’s wastewater collection and transmission system.  Oversees and operates SCADA computer program to monitor wastewater collection and transmission system.  Must be available for any system-related emergencies.  Must comply with NPDES Permit requirements.  Must participate in State required certification program for Collection System Foreman/or Operator. 

Starting wage: $30.47/hr.  Applications due on Monday, July 6, 2015.  EOE/AA

Please submit resume and/or application to:  Human Resources Director, 2 Renshaw Road, Darien, CT  06820  or via email





Employee Information

The Town of Darien employs approximately 150 full-time paid employees, including six elected officials.  In addition to paid employees, the Town has numerous volunteer Firefighters and EMS personnel.  Many of the employee rights and benefits are contained in the Town's Employee Guide and collective bargaining agreement(s).


The Darien Town Hall Union represents most of the Town's clerical and technical employees.


» Town Hall Employees Union Contract


The Darien Public Works Union represents most of the employees in the Highway, Sewer, and Parking Divisions of the Public Works Department as well as the park maintainers in the Park and Recreation Department.    


» Public Works Union Contract

The Darien Police Association represents patrol officers, sergeants and lieutenants employed at the Police Department.




Darien Police Association Contract



The 2012 Employee Guide contains the rights and benefits for employees who do not belong to a union.     


2012 Employee Guide



Where the Employee Guide and a collective bargaining agreement conflict, the collective bargaining agreement prevails.



Town Policies

All of the Town Policies are contained the 2012 Employee Guide. 



Click Here to see Information on Connecticut's New Sick Leave Law--It will only affect Town Employees who are Non-Union and Part-time, seasonal or temporary because all other Town employees currently receive a more generous sick leave benefit. 

Delta Dental Information for Employees

Dental Enrollment/Change Form 

Delta Claim Form 

Delta Coverage Summary Sheet

Student Confirmation Form

Delta Dental

CIRMA provider network for workers' compensation injuries  Click here 

CONNECTICARE Information for Employees


Link to Connecticare website:




Connecticare Out of Network Claim Reimbursement Form 




****Please Note: Anthem BCBS will no longer be the Town insurance carrier 7/1/12*****


Life Insurance Information for Employees




For assistance with Telephone E-mail
Job Applications 656-7390
Benefit Questions 656-7390
Personnel Policies 656-7390

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