Village of Amityville, New York

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Employment Opportunities

Fire Marshal Job Description

  • Inspects municipally owned or leased, and/or public and private buildings to determine where fire hazards exist and makes recommendations for corrections of unsafe conditions, including fire safety inspections associated with Village regulated rental properties;
  • Investigates complaints of fire hazards and endeavors to correct irregularities;
  • Reports violations; re-inspects the premises where violations were discovered to ensure their correction; reports repeated violations to proper authorities for further action;
  • Investigates and files reports detailing the nature and cause of fires;
  • Plans, develops and presents fire safety, fire protection and emergency management programs;
  • Assists in preparing plans for fire safety, fire detection and evacuation, and natural and technical disaster preparation, mitigation, response and recovery procedures;
  • Maintains records and prepares reports of inspections and investigations; and
  • Responds to hazardous material incidents.

Hours: 20 hours per week.  No benefits provided.   Starting salary: $20 per hour

Qualified candidates should send their resume to Deirdre L. Parker, Deputy Village Clerk at


Quality of Life – Parking Enforcement Officer

Job Description

  • Patrols areas where meters are located to prevent and detect violations of local ordinances governing parking and deposit of fees;
  • Writes and distributes summonses for overtime violation at parking meters;
  • Writes summonses for violations of ordinances governing use of handicapped parking spaces and no-parking zones;
  • Receives and investigates complaints about violations of local ordinances;
  • Issues and serves summonses if violations are not corrected;
  • Prepares reports on inspections conducted and recommends actions to correct violations;
  • Reviews records to establish ownership of property and to determine if permits and licenses required by local ordinances have been obtained;
  • Maintains records of code violations and corrective action taken;
  • Answers inquiries from the public concerning local ordinances;
  • Prepares written reports and recommendations concerning local ordinances;
  • May prepare information for the courts regarding violations;
  • May appear as a witness in District court and/or other courts.

Qualified candidates must have:

  • Good knowledge of local ordinances governing parking and parking meters;
  • Ability to follow verbal and written instructions;
  • Ability to deal with the general public in a courteous and tactful manner;
  • Thorough knowledge of the local procedures for the enforcement of local ordinances;
  • Thorough knowledge of federal, state and local laws, ordinances and regulations concerning public order and safety;
  • Good knowledge of effective investigatory techniques;
  • Ability to keep records and to prepare written reports;
  • Ability to express oneself clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing; and
  • Physical condition commensurate with the demands of the position.

A valid, clean driver’s license is required.

Hours: 15 hours per week with flexibility to work some evening and weekend hours.

Starting salary: $18.50 per hour

Certification needed: Applicant must be able to obtain certification as a Building Safety Inspector within 18 months of appointment date to the position.

Resumes should be sent to Deirdre L. Parker, Deputy Village Clerk at


                                                                                           Crossing Guard 

The Village of Amityville is seeking interested candidates for  crossing guard positions.  We are looking for reliable, trustworthy individuals who enjoy the outdoors and interaction with the public.  Interested candidates must pass a thorough background check and enjoy providing a safe environment for our children when crossing some of our major intersections and roadways.  Qualified candidates who are hired receive $20.00 per hour, uniforms, and uniform maintenance.  Medical coverage is not included.

If you believe you possess these qualities, you should complete the attached Application for Employment and return it by mail to Village Hall, 21 Ireland Place, Amityville, NY 11701, attention Deputy Clerk or via email,    Application for Employment



Paramedic, per diem – Per diem Paramedic’s work when they are called in due to the absence of the regularly scheduled Paramedic.

Interested, qualified candidates should email their resume and certification to

Village of Amityville, New York