INFORMATION WHEN APPLYING FOR A CITY POSITION

 

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

Must include your “Last Name – Position” in the subject line of the email

 

  • 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. 
  • Click on each position title listed below to view the complete job description. Interested candidates click here to download and complete the City of New Bedford’s application. 
  • Applications are to be emailed to Applicant@newbedford-ma.gov or mailed to, Personnel Department, City Hall Room 212, 133 William Street, New Bedford, Ma 02740.  However, if you have a disability that requires additional assistance, please email or contact us at 508-979-1444. Incomplete applications will not be forwarded to the department(s).  
  • As a condition of employment the City of New Bedford will conduct a Massachusetts Criminal Offender Record Information, once an offer has been accepted.
  • Applicants are required to pass a pre-employment physical examination administered by a physician appointed by the City of New Bedford.  

 

NOTE FROM THE CITY OF NEW BEDFORD

 

  • The City of New Bedford is continuing to accept applications for open positions.  Our response time may be delayed due to the City responding to the evolving COVID-19 situation.  We encourage you to submit all applications by email to Applicant@newbedford-ma.gov.  All communication in regards to applications will be done through email.  We appreciate your patience and understanding.
  • Effective, November 9, 2020, all positions are posted for 15 days, unless otherwise determined a more appropriate time.  Employment applications will then be sent to the department and given the opportunity to review. If a suitable candidate is not found the City will repost the position.

 

Employment Opportunities for the city of new bedford

*All positions opened until filled unless otherwise noted

Position Title Department Salary Closing Date
Administrative Coordinator  Public Infrastructure  $48,768 – $60,965 01/29/2021
After School Program Monitor Parks, Recreation & Beaches $14.00 – $16.00 / hr 01/29/2021
Airport Technician Airport $19.49 – $27.21 / hr *
Assistant City Planner Planning $68,615 – $85,776 / yr *
Branch Manager (Howland Green) Library  $61,649 – $76,304 *
City Planner Planning $86,625 – $108,290 / yr *
Conservation Agent Environmental Stewardship $68,615 – $85,776 / yr *
Diesel Engine Repairperson DFFM $19.49 – $27.21 / hr *
Domestic Violence Advocate-Nights (Variable Time) Police $15.00 / hr *
Emergency Medical Technician (Variable Time) Emergency Medical Services $16.37 / hr *
Emergency Medical Technician Emergency Medical Services $16.37 – $19.50 / hr *
Emergency Telecommunications Dispatcher Police $18.83 – $26.29 / hr *
Financial Assistant II Treasurers $17.17 – $23.99 *
Intern Coordinator Police $697.99 / wk *
Library Assistant (Part-Time) Library $17.38 / hr *
Local Building Inspector (Vacant Building Fund) Inspectional Services $19.99 – $27.90 / hr *
Paramedic (Variable Time) Emergency Medical Services $24.41 / hr *
Park Maintenance Worker Zoo  $16.23 – $22.65 /hr  *
Plumbing & Gas Fitting Inspector Inspectional Services $19.02 – $26.55 / hr *
Police Cadet Police $12.00 – $14.52 / hr *
Project Manager Temporary – Emergency  Fire $21.00 /hr *
Recovery Coach Health/Police $17.17 – $23.99 / hr *
Staff Planner Planning $50,719 – $63,404 / yr *
Van Driver Community services $16.23 / hr *
Water System Maintenance Person Public Infrastructure $16.43 – $22.95 / hr *

 
New Bedford Port Authority

Applications are available at www.portofnewbedford.org and should be submitted to the New Bedford Port Authority at 123 MacArthur Drive, New Bedford, MA 02740.


Employment Application

Labor Services Application