March 24, 2021
 

Transfer Station Alternate Attendant

Transfer Station Alternate Attendant Position available for on-call days (Wednesdays 3pm to 6pm and Saturdays 9am to 1pm year-round). Please send letter of interest by email to boardofhealth@townofchester.net or call 413-354-7781 / text 413-519-3396. Position to be filled ASAP.


March 12, 2021
 

Town Treasurer

The Town of Chester MA is seeking qualified applicants for the position of part-time Treasurer.

Position Summary: The Town Treasurer maintains custody of all town funds (which includes a municipal water dept and electric company). Responsibilities include the Towns’ investment, cash management, debt service management, tax title management, issuance of bonds and administration of payroll including benefits and related personnel requirements.

Qualifications include working knowledge of municipal procedures relevant to the position and experience in finance. Bachelor’s degree in finance or accounts and three years of experience in the field or equivalent combination of education and experience preferred. Individual must be bondable. Individual must be willing to obtain the Mass Treasurers Certification with in 5 years.

This is an appointed, salaried, non-benefited position, it is estimated the position will require 15-18 hours/per week, the hours are flexible. Applications accepted until position is filled. Please send resumes to Katherine Warden, Town Administrator, Chester Town Hall, 15 Middlefield Rd Chester MA 01011. Read the full job description here. EEO/AA


March 1, 2021
 

Library Aide

The Hamilton Memorial Library in Chester is seeking a Library Aide.

Read the full job description and application instructions here.


September 1, 2020
 

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.


August 14, 2020
 

Transfer Station Attendant

Position available for Wednesdays 3pm to 6pm and Saturdays 9am to 1pm year round.
Please send letter of interest by email to Chesterhealth@comcast.net or call (413) 354-7781. Position to be filled ASAP.