DPW Employment Opportunity


The Southborough Department of Public Works is receiving applications from mature and versatile individuals for an open position in the Water Division.

The position involves work in all Southborough Public Works Divisions with a primary assignment to the Water Division.  Work includes typical Water Division operations including water sampling, water meter reading installation and replacement, construction, repair and maintenance of water mains and services, hydrant installation, repair and maintenance, water easement maintenance, and pumping station operation and maintenance.  Work also includes other Public Works operations including, but not limited to, sanding, snow plowing, roadway maintenance, transfer station operations, cemetery maintenance and assisting with interments. 

Candidates must be able to obtain, at a minimum, a Class I D OIT water license within nine months of employment and obtain a Class II D full license within three years of employment.  All candidates must possess a Class A, with air brakes Commercial Drivers License or be able to obtain one within six months of employment.  A Class 2A hoisting License is preferred, candidates must be able to obtain at least a 2A hoisting license within 12 months of employment.  Candidates also must be qualified, through training and experience, in the operation of all automotive equipment.  A basic mechanical knowledge and background in water system maintenance and construction as well as general Public Works maintenance and construction is preferable.  Salary range is $21.10 to $26.23 per hour based on years of relevant experience and licensure.    

Applications are available and will be accepted at the Southborough Department of Public Works office, 147 Cordaville Road, Southborough, MA  01772, Monday through Friday from 8:00am-3:00pm.  Position open until filled, preference given to applications received by Friday, September 28, 2018.

The Town of Southborough is an equal opportunity employer.