Employment Opportunities for the City of New Bedford


*All positions opened until filled, unless otherwise noted

Position Title Department Salary Closing Date
Account Clerk Traffic Commission $15.46 – $20.92 / hr *
After School Program Assistant Supervisor Parks, Recreation & Beaches $12.50 – $14.00 / hr *
After School Program Monitor Parks, Recreation & Beaches $11.00 – $12.50 / hr *
After School Program Supervisor Parks, Recreation & Beaches $15.00 – $16.00 / hr *
Boards and Commissions *
Carpenter Facilities & Fleet Management $16.04 – $21.84  / hr *
Clerk Typist Assessors $14.53 – 19.43 / hr *
Community Development Project Manager Community Development $59,841 – $74,809 / yr *
Diesel Engine Repairman Facilities & Fleet Management $17.42 – $24.18 / hr *
Diesel Engine Repairman Public Infrastructure $17.42 – $24.18 / hr *
Domestic Violence Advocate – Nights (Variable Time) Police Department $11.00 / hr *
Electrician Facilities & Fleet Management $18.25 – $25.54 / hr *
Laboratory Technician Public Infrastructure $16.70 – $22.90 / hr *
Local Building Inspector (Vacant Building Fund) Inspectional Services $19.23 – $27.18 / hr *
Management Analyst (Police) Police $59,841 – $74,809 / yr *
Park Maintenance Worker Public Infrastructure $14.20 – $18.79 / hr
Parking Supervisor Traffic $15.04 – $18.79/hr *
Staff Planner Community Development $49,233 – $61,546 / yr *
Step Program Monitor (School Year Position) Parks, Recreation & Beaches $11.00 – $12.00 / hr *
Superintendent of Wastewater Public Infrastructure $79,326 – $99,166 / yr *
Veterinarian Zoo $66,603 – $83,261 / yr *
Water System Maintenance Person Public Infrastructure $14.20 – $18.79 / hr *
Water Treatment Plant Operator Public Infrastructure $17.42 – $24.18 / hr *

Applications must be submitted on an official City of New Bedford form. Applications are available PDF format with fill in and print capabilities or application may be obtained from the Department of Personnel. A separate application is required for each position. All applications must be completed in full, signed and returned to the Personnel Department, City Hall, Room 212, 133 William Street, New Bedford, MA, telephone (508) 979-1444. Resumes may be furnished for additional information only. Incomplete applications will be cause for rejection.The City of New Bedford has a residency requirement. Employees are required to be residents of the City of New Bedford at the time of appointment, unless a specific waiver has been granted by the City Council with approval of the Mayor.Applicants are required to pass a pre-employment physical examination administered by a physician appointed by the City of New Bedford.

Employment Application
Labor Services Application
Boards and Commissions Application

New Bedford Port Authority Job Opportunities


Position Title Department Salary Closing Date
Director of Engineering and Operations New Bedford Port Authority
Maintenance Technician and Vessel Operator New Bedford Port Authority Full Time
Director of Finance New Bedford Port Authority

Applications may be downloaded at http://www.portofnewbedford.org/documents/application.pdf or submitted to New Bedford Port Authority, 52 Fisherman’s Wharf, New Bedford, MA 02740.