Human Resources

Employment Opportunities in the Town of West Bridgewater

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Thank you for your interest in a career with the Town of West Bridgewater! We are an equal opportunity employer. Consistent with State and Federal law, we do not discriminate toward applicants and employees as it pertains to race, color, sex, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, homelessness or disability.
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March 2, 2021

Maintenance Worker
West Bridgewater Area
Accepting applications for Fulltime Benefited Position.
Prefer Knowledge of Process instrumentation equipment, Electrical Systems, Jack of all trades type person, knowledge of PLC’s a plus, or College of Engineering Degree, Vocational School with Trades Diploma.
This job requires a 30-minute response time to West Bridgewater, during rush hour.
This job requires Walking, Crawling, Climbing, Stooping, and Kneeling on various surfaces.

To apply to this position:
Send cover letter only describing how your schooling and/or experience fits with the above mentioned Criteria/Preferred Knowledge.  Must be one page, anything else will be rejected, selected candidates will be asked for resumes and references.

Applications should be submitted to Linda Torres, Human Resources Director, at  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, preference given to applications received by Friday, April 2, 2021 at 12:00 p.m.


February 11, 2021

Fire Chief

Town of West Bridgewater
West Bridgewater, Massachusetts (population 7,500) is seeking a Fire Chief due to retirement of the Town's long-time Fire Chief, to start April 1, 2021. Non-civil service department. Appointed by the Board of Selectmen; under administrative oversight of Town Administrator. Position will manage a $2.4M budget and oversee seventeen full-time firefighters who also provide EMS services. Minimum qualification of twelve years as a full-time fire department employee with a current minimum rank of Deputy Fire Chief or equivalent. Minimum education required is a Bachelor’s Degree in Fire Sciences or equivalent. State accreditation as a Fire Chief through the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Fire Commission highly desirable. Send cover letter, resume, and 3 references to the Board of Selectmen, 65 North Main Street, West Bridgewater, MA 02379 c/o Linda Torres, Assistant Town Administrator/HR Director, or via email to Ms. Torres at Applications accepted through March 12, 2021 at 1:00 p.m. Final annual salary to be negotiated but expected to be approximately $130 +/-. Excellent benefits package including paid vacation time, sick time and enrollment into the Plymouth County Retirement System.   

October 23, 2020-Water Department Laborer

The Town of West Bridgewater is seeking a full time Laborer in the Water Department. 

The ideal candidate will be required to perform various types of physical labor as a basic function of the job.  Water utility experience is preferred but not required, knowledge of piping systems, process instrumentation equipment, electrical systems and PLC’s a plus.  This job requires a 30-minutes response time to West Bridgewater. 

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Applications should be submitted to Linda Torres, Human Resource Director at .  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, preference given to applications received by November 13, 2020 at 12:00 p.m.


October 11, 2019 - Water Department Laborer

The West Bridgewater Water Department seeks a qualified candidate for the position of water laborer until the position is filled. The candidate must hold a minimum of a Treatment T2 License Full, must hold a minimum of a Distribution D2 License Full, must have a CDL Class B Driver's license, with with Air Brake endorsement, must have a Massachusetts 2A Hoisting license and must be able to work with ESRI ArcGIS. 

This is a full time position (40 hours/week) with an hourly pay range of $23.53 - $27.95. In addition to salary, stipends are paid out at various levels for various licenses.  A full job description is available here. Please e-mail all applications to