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Summer Help | Department of Public Works

Summer Help | Danvers Department of Public Works

The Danvers Public Works department is hiring qualified staff for summer positions. This is a great opportunity for college students or recent high schools graduates to enter into the public works field and gain experience working in a variety of general labor roles.

Opportunities are available in the following divisions: Buildings (routine custodial work); Grounds (landscaping work such as weed whacking, mowing); Streets (filling potholes and street sign maintenance); and Water (assisting the Water Distribution crew on routine repairs and maintenance).

These summer positions typically begin in June and continues for, 13 weeks. Positions work 40 hours a week, Monday – Friday, 7 AM – 3 PM.

Qualified applicants must be 18 years old by the first date of employment and a graduate of high school, trade school, or an equivalent. A valid driver’s license is required. Applicants must have a basic familiarity with basic hand and power tools such as hammers, shovels, and power saws.  A valid drivers license and favorable CORI results are required.

Pay rate $17.00 per hour. There are no benefits associated with this position.

This is a great summer job for students home on break!

To apply, please send a resume, cover letter, and application as a PDF via email to [email protected], or by mail to Human Resources at 1 Sylvan Street Danvers, MA 01923. Please indicate your preferred department assignment (if any) on your application. We will make every effort to accommodate these requests based on qualifications and needs of the departments.

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