Town of Alton

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DPW – Grounds & Maintenance Laborer

Alton Public Works Department

We are currently hiring a full time maintenance laborer in our Grounds & Maintenance Division.

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, NH Retirement, 457 Retirement Plan and flexible schedule as well as paid holidays, personal days and sick time. Starting pay is $17 per hour with a pay increase at the end of the probationary period.
Duties include (but are not limited to) trash removal and litter pick up at parks and Town buildings; turf maintenance: mowing, weed trimming, landscaping; snow removal: plowing, shoveling, applying ice melt/salt; assistance at special events; painting and occasional custodial duties. General handyman skills are not required but preferred. A valid NH Driver’s License and high school diploma or GED is required. The successful candidate will be required to complete a background check, physical exam and drug test. Must be at least 18 years of age. Employment application and full job description are available at the Public Works Highway Garage or
A resume with cover letter and completed application can be submitted to the Public Works Highway Garage or Alton Town Hall.
Position will remain open until filled. EOE.

Any questions of for more information contact Scott Kinmond, Public Works Director, at 603-875-6808 or

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