Career Opportunities

  • Conservation Commission Coordinator – non-benefited (19 hours per week).

  • Temporary Seasonal DPW –  non-benefited (40 hrs./wk. for 12 wks., starting mid-may).


2021 Summer Employment Opportunity


The Town of Hamilton, MA, is seeking applicants for 2021 seasonal employment positions with the Department of Public Works. Primary responsibilities will include various public works seasonal tasks, including maintenance of the Town parks, cemetery, municipal buildings, grounds, and other related duties. Employment will be for a consecutive 12 week period to begin mid-May 2021. Positions are 40 hours per week, and compensation starts at $13.50/hr. Interested candidates must be at least 18 years of age and have a valid Massachusetts driver’s license and valid student identification. The successful candidate will be required to pass a pre-placement physical, background check, and drug screening as a condition of employment. Employees may be subject to random drug and alcohol screenings during the course of employment. Additional information and application, including a full position description, may be found at the Hamilton Town Hall or Interested candidates, please complete an application and email it to


Town of Hamilton

Conservation Commission Coordinator

Hamilton Town Hall – 577 Bay Road, Hamilton, MA 01982


Town of 8,000 people in Essex County; a significant portion of the Town is wetlands with significant local habitat.   

19 Hours per week to include Conservation Commission night meetings and occasional weekend site visits.

Provide administrative and technical support to the Conservation Commission, ensuring compliance with federal, state and local laws, ordinances, mandates and protocols related to wetlands regulations, etc. The Conservation Coordinator is required to exercise considerable independent judgement in providing research, analysis and recommendations, and is responsible for maintaining and improving upon the efficiency and effectiveness of all areas under his/her direction and control. Providing relevant information to the general public and is a frequent and essential responsibility of the position. The position reports to the Director of Planning & Inspections.

Must have a Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Science or a related field and more than 3 years of related experience, including one year experience working closely with the Wetlands protection process in Massachusetts preferably; or any equivalent combination of education, training and work experience. Grade 10 – Step 1 – $30.62 per hour/19 hours per week. 

To apply please submit a letter of interest with a completed application and current resume to

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER.  The Town of Hamilton does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, sex, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, gender identity, pregnancy or pregnancy-related conditions, color, or disability in accordance with applicable laws and regulations.

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