It is the policy of the Town of Dalton to afford equal opportunity for employment to all individuals regardless of race, color, religious creed, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law. Equal access to programs, services, and employment is available to everyone.

Available positions as of June 7, 2023:

Highway Equipment Operator

Performs the skilled operation of heavy equipment used in highway maintenance and construction activities. Also performs various semi-skilled tasks essential to public works operations including but not limited to utilizing chain saws, heavy equipment and other tools to perform required maintenance of highways, roads, and town properties. Town of Dalton is an equal opportunity employer.

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Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $21.00 per hour


  • Health insurance
  • Life, STD, LTD insurance
  • Paid time off


  • 5-8’s (Winter)
  • 4-10’s (Summer)
  • On call
  • Possible Overtime

COVID-19 considerations:

We exercise social distancing and safety precautions, when necessary.

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Dalton, NH 03598: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)


  • CLD-B (or better) License (Required)

Work Location: In person

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