Job Opening: Highway Driver/Laborer

The Town of Chester seeks qualified applicants for the position of Driver – Laborer in the Highway Department. This position operates trucks and other equipment used in public works projects: Operate 41,000 lb. commercial dump truck; haul materials; load materials; operate jackhammer, roller, paving equipment and roadside mower; Operates vehicles providing roadway snow removal and sanding; 41,000 lb. dump truck w/wing plow; plows, sands and salts streets and sidewalks; Repairs water mains and drainage systems; Performs manual labor required for assigned work projects and incidental to operating assigned equipment; Works preforming maintenance and light service of trucks and equipment.

Position requires a high school diploma or equivalent; one year of experience in public works construction and maintenance; or equivalent combination of education and experience Valid Massachusetts Class B Commercial Driver’s License and 2A License required, Class A CDL and 4G License preferred. CORI and drug test required. Candidates should submit a letter of interest and resume to Katherine Warden, Town Administrator, Chester Town Hall, 15 Middlefield Rd, Chester, MA 01011. Position will remain open until filled. Chester is an Equal Opportunity Employer.