Light Equipment Operator

The Town of Salem, NH seeks a full-time (40 hours/week) Light Equipment Operator to operate light motorized equipment such as trucks (up to 36,400 lb. gross vehicle weight), in the construction and maintenance of streets, roads, sidewalks and drainage for the Public Works Division of the Municipal Services Department. Incumbent will operate vehicles and equipment necessary to perform the described duties as assigned and be required to respond to emergency situations outside of the typical workday.

The ideal candidate will be a graduate of a high school with experience as a truck driver and/or laborer.

Pay range $22.74 to $24.59/hour dependent upon qualifications and experience with competitive benefits including participation in the NH Retirement System. Pre-employment testing will include educational and criminal background, and motor vehicle records.

A rating of your application will be based on your education, assessment, training and experience as it relates to the requirements for this position. Therefore, it is essential that you provide complete and accurate educational and employment information on your application.

Position open until filled. All applications for this position will be held in confidence.

Qualified candidates must submit a cover letter, current resume and Town application to:

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