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Employment Opportunity - DPW Heavy Equipment Operator
Employment Opportunity
Department of Public Works
Heavy Equipment Operator
March 2019

The Town Administrator’s Office is currently accepting applications for the full-time position of Heavy Equipment Operator. Candidates must possess a working knowledge of heavy and light equipment operation and mechanics, the construction trades, and maintenance procedures.  Candidates must also demonstrate skill in operating heavy equipment such as front-end loaders and backhoes; general knowledge of vehicle maintenance and repairs; the ability to perform heavy manual labor under varying weather conditions, and the ability to effectively and tactfully represent the department to the general public. Responsibilities include: plowing, sanding, sweeping, patching, paving and otherwise maintaining roads; installing and maintaining drainage systems and clearing catch basins; trimming and clearing trees and brush; mowing and maintaining parks and public grounds; painting and preparing roadway crossings and guard rails; installing and removing snow fencing; installing traffic and street signs; providing traffic control; and assisting other Town Departments in providing services as required. The position requires a high school diploma and three years of construction/labor experience as well as a valid MA Class 2B Hoisting License and Class B Commercial Drivers License. Wage range is $24.41 to $31.74 per hour with comprehensive benefits. Candidate must be a non-smoker per union contract and meet the 30 minute call-back requirement.  

Submit resume and/or employment application to Kim Foster, Assistant Town Administrator, 63 Main Street, Northborough, MA 01532 or to with “HEO Applicant” in the subject line.  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.  AA/EOE

Northborough Town Hall  63 Main Street, Northborough, MA 01532
Hours -- Mon, Wed, Thu 8am-4pm  Tue 8am-7pm  Fri 7am-12pm