The Town of Hamilton seeks a full-time Heavy Equipment Operator to work 40 hours per week Monday – Thursday 6:30 am – 3:30 pm and Friday 6:30 am – 12:30 pm in the Department of Public Works. This full-time benefited position is responsible for the safe and efficient operation of heavy equipment, heavy vehicles, and power equipment, including maintenance and repair work. Primary duties include the operation of all heavy equipment for various public works construction and maintenance projects, construction repairs to roads, sidewalks, curbs, storm sewers, water distribution, catch basins, tree trimming, parks and ground maintenance, etc. Position will be responsible for snow plowing and routine salting operations and subject to after-hour call outs to respond to emergencies. This position is also responsible for maintaining and improving all areas’ efficiency and effectiveness under his/her direction and control.

Must have and maintain a valid Class B Commercial Driver’s License (CDL), a Class 2B hoisting machinery license and a from the State of Massachusetts along with 3-5 years of construction, heavy equipment, and heavy vehicle driving experience; or any equivalent combination of education, experience and training including a High School Diploma or GED. Must have the ability to understand and follow written and oral instruction and interact professionally with the public and submit to CDL Drug testing regulations.

For a complete job description click here . The hourly rate is set by a union contract with a starting range of $23.50 – $24.45/hr. doq.

Please send a Town application, cover letter, and resume to Michellelee Carroll, Human Resources Director at; or via mail to Hamilton Town Hall, Attn: Human Resources, P.O. Box 429, Hamilton, MA 01936 by October 9.



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The Human Resources Department is responsible to recruit, and hire quality individuals to be employees of the Town of Hamilton and retention of valuable employees that work for the Town.

The Town of Hamilton is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

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