The town of Chester, Mass., with approximately 58 road miles, is seeking a full-time Working Highway Superintendent. The position is responsible for maintaining and improving upon the efficiency and effectiveness of all areas under her/his direction and control; performs all other related work as required. The responsibilities include (but are not limited to) the planning and directing of all daily functions and programs of the highway department, street, road and storm maintenance, snow and ice removal, water department support, as well as tree and brush removal (tree warden). The Superintendent, acting under the general direction of the Board of Selectmen, will be responsible for department planning, equipment maintenance, payroll and department budgeting. Seeking strong supervision capabilities, planning and management skills, as well as experience with Chapter 90 funding. Grant writing ability desired. Applicant must possess a valid Class B (CDL) driver’s license (with endorsement for airbrakes) Class A preferred as well as a 1C, 2A & 4G License. Responsible to be on call 24-hour emergency basis. This is a fully benefited position with a pay rate of $29.00 per hour. Please submit a letter of interest, with resume to Board of Selectmen, Town of Chester, 15 Middlefield Road, Chester, MA 01011 or email to by Jul. 22, call 413-354-7760 with any questions. AA/EOE