Employment Opportunities

Administrative Assistant/Municipal Clerk  -  32 hours per week (part time)

The Town of Boscawen is seeking a detail-oriented, self-motivated team player able to work within a diversified environment.

Professional appearance and phone etiquette with excellent communication skills working with the public and coworkers required. Strong technical skills (Microsoft office suite, word processing, data entry and retrieval, other computer skills) a plus.

To perform general administrative and support functions for the office including but not limited to, serving as back up for the central receptionist of the Municipal Office and directing members of the public to appropriate staff or service. Maintaining files, preparing paperwork, running reports, answering telephones, scheduling appointments, copying/faxing/scanning materials. Receiving, sorting and distributing Town correspondence to appropriate staff. Serves as a municipal agent for the Town; vehicle agent, dog licensing, vital records, and elections. Provides back up assistance with weekly Board of Selectmen meetings minutes.

Ideal candidates should have a minimum of one - three years of applicable work experience, though willing to train the right candidate. Salary range: $15.04 – $19.63 Hourly Rate.

Only candidates whose experience most closely matches the qualifications and requested skills of this position will be invited to an interview.

An employment application and resume is required for consideration. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Forward your application and resume to the Town of Boscawen, 116 North Main Street, Boscawen, NH 03303, c/o Human Resources.

The Town of Boscawen is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Solid Waste Laborer

The Town of Boscawen has an immediate full time opening at our transfer station and recycling center.

Candidate shall be a self-starter with great people skills, work with little supervision and follow directions well. Be able to work with basic tools and be able to operate a fork lift, roll-off truck, along with other equipment related to the job. Be able to work in all weather. We are willing to train the right person.

Should have a CDL-B driver’s license or the ability to obtain one within six months from date of hire. Employee will need to get a solid waste facility operator certification thru NH DES. Candidate will need to pass substance abuse testing along with a physical. The work week is Tuesday thru Saturday with a Tuesday evening during the spring thru fall season.

When not working at the transfer station, you will be working with the DPW doing multiple jobs including plowing in the winter.  Overtime a must.

Pay is based on experience.

Applications can be found on the Town of Boscawen’s website or stop by our office at 116 North Main St.

The Town of Boscawen is an Equal Opportunity Employer.