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Job Posting

Franklin Watershed Committee Coordinator

The Franklin Watershed Committee (FWC) is a local non-profit organization, located in the Town of Franklin, VT. Our mission is to improve water quality in Lake Carmi and the Town of Franklin watersheds. We are seeking a motivated independent worker to fill the position of Watershed Coordinator. This is a flexible, 20 hours per week position with up to seven unpaid weeks per year (negotiable). This position offers the opportunity to work from home a majority of the time. Applicants must possess effective oral and written communication skills, solid organizational skills, and the ability to work collaboratively with the board of directors, State Agencies (Natural Resources and Agriculture), landowners and watershed volunteers. A background in environmental studies is preferred, interest and familiarity with environmental and water quality issues are desired. The Franklin Watershed Committee is an Equal Opportunity Employer. To view the complete job description, visit the FWC Facebook page at www.facebook.com/franklinwatershed.

To apply submit a cover letter, resume, and 2 letters of reference via email to Rob Evans, President, FWC at revans@margolishealy.com<mailto:revans@margolishealy.com> by March 15th, 2020.



Request for Proposal


Town Hall

5336 Main St,

Franklin, VT


Scope of Work

Remove the old standing seam tin and cedar shakes on the main building north and south sides. Replace any deteriorated sheathing and framing and apply new plywood over entire roof.  Replace with new 28 gauge galvanized standing seam steel in standard gray color to match the back roof.  Install ice and water barrier on bottom edge of roof and synthetic underlayment on the rest.


*       All work must meet the "Secretary Standards for Rehabilitation".

*       This is a summarized posting; for complete bid package contact the Town Clerk-s Office at 285-2101.

*       Bids due by March 16, 2020; mail to Town of Franklin, P O Box 82, Franklin, VT 05457 marked "Town Hall roof bid".


If questions or to review the site of the project contact the Town Clerk's office at 802-285-2101.



Franklin Town Clerk
Office Hours

Monday & Tuesday: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Wednesday: - CLOSED
Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Lisa Larivee,
Town Clerk & Treasurer


Sara Rainville,

Assistant Town Clerk & Treasurer

5167 Main Street

PO Box 82, Franklin, VT 05457

Telephone: 802-285-2101
Fax: 802-285-2181
E-mail: townoff@franklinvt.net




March 3, 2020


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This web site is sponsored by the Franklin Selectboard and is intended to provide the general public with information about Franklin, Vermont. You will find contact information as well as the most up to date minutes from various committees and boards. Your feedback on our site is always welcome. Any and all comments regarding the site can be emailed to the web administrator