Emergency Medical Services


Position Title Salary Closing Date


$19.65 – $25.74 / hr


Parks, Recreation & Beaches Summer Program 2016

The City of New Bedford is currently accepting applications for the 2016 Summer Employment Program. Positions are available in the Kennedy Summer Day Program, Summer Food Service Program/Parks & Playgrounds, and Beach Operations. Applications are also available at the Department of Parks, Recreation & Beaches, 181 Hillman St., Bldg. #3, First Floor, New Bedford.


Applications must be returned directly to the Department of Parks, Recreation & Beaches, Monday – Friday, 1pm – 4pm by April 29, 2016, at 4pm.


employment opportunities for parks, recreation & beaches

Good with Kids? Interested in furthering a career in education? Striving to make a difference in your community? The Parks & Recreation Department is seeking motivated individuals who enjoy working with and mentoring children. Consider a part-time position with our After School Program.
Position Title Department Salary Closing Date
After School Program Monitor Parks, Recreation & Beaches $10.00 / hr *
After School Program Supervisor Parks, Recreation & Beaches $12.00 / hr *

Employment Opportunities for the City of New Bedford

Position Title Department Salary Closing Date Qualifications 
Account Clerk Auditor’s Office $13.61 – $19.67 / hr 05/06/2016
Assistant Airport Manager New Bedford Regional Airport $56,362 – $68,749 / yr *
Boards and Commissions *
City Auditor Auditor’s Office $82,507 – $100,642 *
City Planner Planning, Housing & Community Development $66,722 – $81,388 / yr *
Clerk of the Works Facilities & Fleet Management $22.99 / hr *
Diesel Engine Repairman Facilities and Fleet Management $15.23 – $22.72 / hr *
Library Assistant Library $13.23 – $18.88 / hr *
Local Building Inspector (Vacant Building Fund) Inspectional Services $16.68 – $25.54 / hr *
Police Cadet Police $10.00 / hr *
Senior Program Manager Health $41,382 – $50,476 / yr *
Treatment Plant Operator Water $ 22.72 / hr *
Veterinary Technician Zoo $13.23 – $18.88 / hr *
Videographer – Floater Pool Cable Access $ 13.00 / hr *
Watchperson Zoo $11.90 – $16.40 / hr *
Zoo Caretaker Zoo $13.23 – 18.88 / hr *
* all positions opened until filled, unless otherwise noted

Employment Opportunities for Harbor Development Commission

Position Title Department Salary Closing Date
 Dock Attendant Harbor Development Commission Hourly, Seasonal *
 Seasonal Launch Operator Harbor Development Commission Hourly *
** 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