The town of Lexington is committed to fostering, cultivating and preserving a culture of diversity, equity and inclusion. The town values and celebrates the diversity of the community, recognizing the contributions from all of our employees, visitors, businesses, and residents that enrich the character and quality of life in Lexington. Therefore, to best serve all constituents, the government of the town will promote, as well as respect and accommodate, diversity in its workforce.

The town of Lexington seeks qualified applicants for the full-time (35 hours per week) position of Department Assistant in the Land Use, Health and Development Department. Under the general supervision of the office manager, this position performs a variety of clerical, administrative and customer service work to support the overall functioning of the Land Use, Health and Development Department, including the Building, Conservation, and Health Offices. Provides primary support to a specific office and a specific board/commission, as assigned. Qualified candidates will have a high school diploma and one to three years of related increasingly responsible administrative support experience. Anticipated hiring range: $26.36 – $30.05 per hour. A complete job description and the town’s application form are available online at: or you may email or call 781-698-4590. A town application form (required), cover letter, and resume must be submitted to: Town of Lexington, Human Resources Department, 1625 Massachusetts Ave., Lexington, MA 02420. Position will remain open until filled.