Employment

New Openings

Assistant Water & Wastewater Operator

The Town of Charlestown is seeking applicants for a full- time position in its Water & Wastewater department.  Previous experience in municipal water and/or wastewater operations is highly desirable but the Town is willing to train the right applicant.  Wages commensurate with qualifications and experience.  Benefit package includes health, dental and short term disability insurance as well as paid vacations and holidays.  Interested candidates may obtain a complete job description and employment application in the Selectboard office at 233 Main Street, Charlestown, NH or by calling 603-826-4400.  The Town of Charlestown is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

HEALTH OFFICER

The Town of Charlestown is currently looking for a Health Officer.  This is an appointed part time position.  The Health Officer shall enforce the public health rules and investigate public health concerns. Must be able to attend yearly State Health Officer training. 

Interested candidates should complete an application and submit to:            Charlestown Town Office - HumanResources Department

PO Box 385, Charlestown, NH 03603.

 

 

IMMEDIATE OPENING HIGHWAY TRUCK DRIVER

The Town of Charlestown is seeking a qualified individual to fill the position of Highway Truck Driver; a CDL Class B License is required. This position is full time, year round reporting directly to the Highway Superintendent.  Strong candidates must have the ability to conduct themselves in a professional manner, along with the demonstration of solid moral characteristics of being a conscientious, honest, energetic and dependable employee while maintaining a safe workplace.  Previous experience operating heavy equipment (power grader, front-end loader, backhoe, etc.) would be helpful. Knowledge of operating trucks, attachment & vehicles providing roadway snow removal & sanding.  Successful applicant must be at least 18 years of age; possession of an NH CDL Class B is REQUIRED. Will be subject to a pre-employment drug/alcohol screeningas well as subject to random testing. High Schooldiploma or equivalent required, plus any combination of education and experience which demonstrates possession of the required knowledge, skill and ability.

Interested candidates should complete an applicationand submit to:

Charlestown Town Office - HumanResources Department

PO Box 385, Charlestown, NH 03603.

 
 
Solid Waste Truck Driver

The Charlestown Transfer Station is seeking a qualified individual to fill the position of  Solid Waste Truck Driver / CDL Class A. This position is part-time (20-30 hours/week) reporting directly to the Highway Superintendent.

Strong candidates must have the ability to conduct themselves in a professional manner, along with the demonstration of solid moral characteristics of being a conscientious, honest, energetic and dependable employee while maintaining a safe workplace.

Duties will include, but are not limited to: Operating vehicles to collect and transport solid waste materials for disposal and other duties as assigned.

Candidate met be able to understand and follow oral and written directives.

  • The successful applicant must be at least 21 years of age
  • Possession of a NH Class - A CDL is REQUIRED.
  • Will be subject to a drug/alcohol screening.
  • High School diploma or equivalent required, plus any combination of education and experience which demonstrates possession of the required knowledge, skill, and ability.

Interested candidates should complete an application and submit to Charlestown Town Office - Human Resources Department PO Box 385, Charlestown NH 03603. An application may be found here or at the Town Office, 233 Main St.

 
Police Department

The Charlestown Police Department is now accepting applications for the positions of

  • Part-Time Police Officer
  • Part-Time Dispatcher

Minimum qualifications for Police Officer Positions include:

  • United States citizen
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Must be 21 years of age and have the ability to pass written, physical agility, polygraph, psychological, and an extensive background check.

Part-Time Dispatchers minimum qualifications include:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Must be an effective communicator, multitasker, and pass an extensive background check.

Applications can be found at www.charlestown-nh.gov. Please submit an application, cover letter and resume to

The Charlestown Police Department
PO Box 1465
Charlestown, N.H. 03603
attention Chief Patrick Connors.

They may also be emailed to Chief Connors.


Positions will be open until filled.

The Town of Charlestown prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, religion, age, disability, marital or family status.

The Town of Charlestown is an equal opportunity employer.