Newton DPW Hiring Full Time Laborer

Posted August 22, 2019


The Town of Newton, Department of Public Works is hiring a full-time Laborer for the Road / Water & Sewer Divisions. 

Specific Responsibilities: Repair and maintain streets; Service the Town in water and sewer maintenance & construction; Leaf collection and snow removal; Responsible for conducting quarterly water meter readings; Concrete work; Able to effectively handle lifting a variety of objects weighing up to 50 lbs.; Performs varied types of manual and unskilled laboring work and drives a truck in connection with work; Operates power and manual tools safely and efficiently; Basic maintenance of Town facilities; Other jobs as assigned by DPW Director and/or Assistant DPW Supervisor 

Job Requirements: Must be available for all emergencies; Resident of New Jersey; Applicant must be at least 18 years old; Possess a HS Diploma or Equivalent; Valid NJ Drivers’ License (CDL Preferred). The position is full-time 40 hours/week. The hours will vary and are flexible Monday – Friday, 7:00 AM – 3:30 PM. Pre-employment Drug and Alcohol Screens required. Interested applicants MUST complete a Town application available on the Town website or in person. No phone calls or faxes. ADA/EOE/M/F/D/V

Job Type: Full-time


  • General Labor: 1 year (Preferred)
  • relevant: 1 year (Preferred)
  • warehouse: 1 year (Preferred)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Preferred)

Additional Compensation:

  • Other forms

Work Location:

  • On the road
  • Multiple locations


  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Retirement plan
  • Paid time off

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