Employment Opportunities for the City of New Bedford

Position Title Department Salary Closing Date Qualifications 
Airport Manager New Bedford Regional Airport $72,164 – $88,025 / yr *
Assistant Airport Manager New Bedford Regional Airport $57,066 – $69,609 / yr *
Assistant Procurement Officer & Buyer Purchasing Department $48,421 – $59,061 / yr *
Assistant Project Manager Community Services $33,745 – $42,433 / yr *
Boards and Commissions *
City Planner Planning, Housing & Community Development $67,556 – $82,405 / yr *
Code Enforcement Inspector (20 hrs per week) Health $14.26 – $20.79 / hr *
Code Enforcement Inspector Fleet & Facilities Management $14.26 – $20.79 / hr *
Data Lister Assessor’s Office $41,899 – $51,107 / yr *
Diesel Engine Repairman Facilities & Fleet Management $15.42 – $23.00 / hr *
Emergency Telecommunications Dispatcher Police Department $14.26 – $20.79 / hr *
Inspector of Wires Inspectional Services $50,157 – $61,181 / yr 09/14/16
Librarian II – Branch Head Library $54,445 – $66,411 / yr *
Local Building Inspector (Vacant Building Fund) Inspectional Services $16.89 – $25.86 / hr *
Paramedic Emergency Medical Services $19.65 – $25.74 / hr
Parking Supervisor Traffic $12.74 – 17.88 / hr *
Police Cadet Police $10.00 / hr *
Principal Clerk Typist Fire Department $14.77 – $ 21.80 / hr *
Treatment Plant Operator Water $23.00 / hr *
Van Driver COA $11.97 / hr *
Van Driver Veterans $12.74 – $17.88 / hr *
Veterinary Technician Zoo $13.39 – $19.12 / hr *
* all positions opened until filled, unless otherwise noted

Employment Opportunities for Harbor Development Commission

Position Title Department Salary Closing Date
 **Deputy Port Director Harbor Development Commission Hourly based upon qualifications
Full-time, year round
 *
** Applications available at 52 Fisherman’s Wharf or www.portofnewbedford.org

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

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