Cheshire County SealEmployment Opportunities





Cheshire County is an
Equal Opportunity Employer

For all positions, except where noted, contact
Wendy Hurley
HR Manager
(603) 399-7317

Forward resumes and applications to:
Wendy Hurley
201 River Road
NH  03467

(603) 399-4429

Application Form
(PDF format)

Print form, complete it and send to the above address.

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Maplewood Nursing Home

Licensed Nursing Assistant - Full Time/Various Shifts

Under the supervision of the LPN Charge Nurse or Staff Nurse, provides basic resident care and assists in the maintenance of the unit environment.

Follows facility policies and procedures and the standards of the Nurse Practice Act of New Hampshire.

Duties require knowledge of nursing assistance equivalent to completion of a high school diploma plus additional courses and up to one year of related experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Must be registered as a Licensed Nurse Assistant by the State of New Hampshire.

 Staff RN/LPN - Various Shifts

Under the direction of the Nurse Manager or RN Supervisor, responsible for performing clinical and administrative duties on assigned floor.

Supports the Nurse Manager or RN Supervisor in maintaining standards of resident care and maintaining policies and protocols to meet OBRA regulations for long term care.

Duties require knowledge of nursing equivalent to completion of an applicable Nursing Program.

Must be licensed by the State of New Hampshire Board of Nursing.
Must be thoroughly oriented to all facility policies and agree to comply with all facility policies.
Must attend mandatory in-services and retain registration with the State of New Hampshire.


Activities Aide (LNA)

Maplewood Nursing Home in Westmoreland is hiring a full-time Activities Aide (LNA).  The individual will be working M-F 9a-5p with some flexibility. Duties require knowledge of activities for geriatric nursing home residents. Equivalent to completion of a high school diploma plus additional courses from a two year college or technical school and one to three years of related experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience.  Must be registered as a Licensed Nurse Assistant by the State of New Hampshire. 

Please stop in at 201 River Rd, Westmoreland to fill out an application or contact Stephanie Jardine for more info at 603-399-7378 email fax 603-399-7369,   EOE 


The Cheshire County Department of Corrections

is looking for


Seeking experienced MLADC with strong background in counseling persons with co-occurring disorders to serve as the Substance Abuse Counselor at the Cheshire County Department of Corrections. Prefer MLADC who is also licensed or working towards licensure in mental health counseling or social work.  Most interested in hiring a candidate who is uniquely skilled in supporting the recovery processes of male and female inmates through providing individual counseling and recovery group programming.  This position offers a flexible schedule, competitive pay, and a generous benefits package.


Please email Barnes Peterson, Director of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Recovery Services,, or mail to 825 Marlboro Road, Keene, NH 03431.

Closing date for submitting applications August 19th EOE



The Cheshire County Sheriff’s Office

are looking for

 Police Communications Specialists

Candidates should be available for shifts on days, nights and weekends.  On call personnel train for eventual part time/ full time employment as positions open. Requires operating complex communications system and the ability to communicate professionally and effectively with the public.  Excellent multi-tasking, typing, and listening skills are required.  Must be able to demonstrate tact and calmness in stressful situations. High School graduate with associate degree or equivalent experience with some police and/or public safety/emergency dispatching preferred. Candidates must pass a battery of tests to be considered.  Successful candidate must pass be able to pass a thorough background check and polygraph examination.

Various On Call Positions Available!


Interested applicants must pick up an application at the:

Cheshire County Sheriff’s Office, Located in the Cheshire County Superior Court Building

12 Court Street
Keene, NH

Between 8am and 4pm

Closing date for applications is August 29th, 2014. E.O.E.