Town of Alton

Official Website of Alton, New Hampshire

(3) DPW - Light Equipment Operators

Town of Alton- Department of Public Works- Highway Division-

Light Equipment Operator I-
An honorable and important job with rewarding benefits. Join our motivated team- where every day is an opportunity to contribute to the community. Full time position with many benefits including health and dental insurance, paid vacation, incentive pay for time worked, NH Retirement, 457 Retirement Plan, flexible schedule, paid holidays, sick time and personal days. The starting salary for this position is $22.44, pay increase after probation. Work includes: snowplowing, truck driving, backhoe operating, loader operating, chain saw and wood chipper operations and the ability to operate other dangerous power equipment, ability to lift heavy loads, work nights and weekends as needed, willingness to work outdoors in all types of weather with the ability to follow instructions and safety procedures is necessary. Requirements: Applicants will need to have a valid CDL Driver’s License with current Medical Card, and high school diploma or GED. The successful candidate will complete a Background Check, physical capacity exam, medical exam and drug test for employment. Employment Application and job description is available at

Any questions please contact Scott Kinmond, Public Works Director at 603-875-6808

A resume with cover letter and a completed application, which can be found on the Town of Alton website, may be submitted via the following methods:

Alton Town Hall
Attn: Scott Kinmond – DPW Director
PO Box 659
Alton, NH 03809
Drop Off: Selectmen’s Office 1 Monument Square or DPW Office 80 Letter S Rd.

Position will remain open until filled. EOE

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