Career Opportunities

Department of Public Works
Truck Driver/Laborer

The Town of Hamilton seeks a full-time 40 hours per week, Monday -Thursdays 6:30 am – 3:30 pm and Fridays 6:30 am — 12:30 pm Truck Driver/Laborer for Highway/Water. This position reports to the Public Works Highway Foreman or Department of Public Works Director. Primary duties include operating one or more types of automotive equipment in light, medium, and heavy class and performing a variety of manual tasks in connection with such operations, performs skilled labor duties in the construction, repair, and maintenance of water systems, highways & traffic systems, and buildings, parks, & cemeteries. Performs related public works project work as required. Requires goods skills in the operation of all types of motor equipment, ability to understand and follow written and oral instruction, ability to interact professionally with the public, dependability, general experience in highway, water, and cemetery/park/ landscaping construction.

Qualifications include high school/GED graduate with at least 5 years of related experience, possession of a valid Class B Commercial Driver’s License with airbrake endorsement. Possession of a valid hoisting machinery license Class 2B (desired) issued by MA. Hourly rate is set by AFSCME union with a starting range of $22.93 – $23.86/hr., depending on qualifications.

To apply, please send a cover letter and resume by November 13th, 2019 to Hamilton Town Hall, 577 Bay Road, P.O. Box 429 Hamilton, MA 01936 or email

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