Employment Opportunities

WATER & WASTEWATER SUPERINTENDENT  |  JOB DESCRIPTION  |  Pay Range:  $113,682 - $141,784 

Job Posting:  The Board of Water & Wastewater Commissioners is announcing an opening for a Water & Wastewater Superintendent.  Under the direction of the Board of Water & Wastewater Commissioners, the successful candidate is responsible for the daily management and operation of the Town’s water & wastewater systems in accordance with federal, state and local regulations.  Directs, coordinates and supervises field personnel; advises developers, engineers and others on policies for new construction, permits and easements; utilizes SCADA, GIS and various MIS programs; assists with customer service; participates in the preparation of capital improvement plans, budgets and annual reports.  A Bachelor’s degree in a related field is desirable but not required. Should have a minimum of five to seven (5-7) years related supervisory experience. Hold a minimum Massachusetts Grade 3-DOIT and Grade 2-TOIT water licenses. Hold or have the ability to obtain a Massachusetts Grade 4 Collection System license; Grade 6-C wastewater license desired. Massachusetts Backflow Tester and Surveying license desired.  Proficient in all aspects of Microsoft Office and familiarity with accounting practices.  Must possess a valid Mass. driver’s Class D license. Interested parties should submit resume and letter of interest by email to Tracey Alves at talves@harwichwater.com, by mail to or in person at Harwich Water Department, 196 Chatham Road, Harwich, MA 02645.

Job Description:  Water & Wastewater Superintendent Job Description

Employment Application:  Town of Harwich Employment Application 

Resume and employment application must be received by 4:30 p.m. on Friday, June 28th, 2024.

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SEASONAL LABORER  |  JOB DESCRIPTION  |  Pay Range:  $16.82 - $18.94 hr. 

Job Posting:  SEASONAL LABORERS WANTED. The pay range is $16.82-$18.94/hr.  More than one position may be filled from this ad.  

Each summer season the Water Department seeks two (2) seasonal laborers to support the increased workload during summer months. The primary and distinct responsibility of the seasonal laborer positions sought each season is to landscape over 2,126 acres of Water Department property and assist in the maintenance of over 1,300 Hydrants.

Requirements:  Must be 18, or able to obtain a work permit, must have reliable transportation to/from work, must have experience in operating a variety of landscaping and turf equipment, self-motivated and ability to work effectively independently as well as demonstrates good workmanship in a neat and timely manner.

Interested parties should submit application by email to Tracey Alves at talves@harwichwater.com, by mail to or in person at Harwich Water Department, 196 Chatham Road, Harwich, MA 02645.

Job Description:  Seasonal Laborer Job Description

Employment Application:  Town of Harwich Employment Application 

Applications will be accepted until positions are filled.

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The Town of Harwich is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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