Employment Opportunity: Full-Time Assistant Sewer Foreman


Full-Time Assistant Sewer Foreman, non-union, non-exempt, hourly [ Full Job Description ]


40 hrs/week, schedule varies. Usually Monday - Friday, 7:00 AM – 3:30 PM.


$19.47 - $28.19 (max) – Labor Grade 4
Starting $19.47 - $20.46/hr., depending on qualifications


This position conducts technical work in connection with the maintenance of the sewer system. Assists in overseeing contractors in the maintenance of the sewer system and pump stations, as needed. Performs all other related work as required.

  • Assists with all aspects of sewer maintenance with the goal of improving efficiency and extending the operational life of the systems and equipment.

  • Assists with daily operations and record keeping of all the pump stations.

  • Assists with maintenance and grounds of all sewer facilities.

  • Performs repairs in potentially hazardous areas. Operates safety equipment including self- contained air packs, monitoring equipment and related safety equipment.

  • Must be available to assist in winter maintenance operations and respond to system emergencies, as needed 24/7.


  • Thorough knowledge of equipment, facilities, materials, methods and procedures used in the oversight and repair of sewer collection systems. A NEWEA Collection System Grade I certification is required and must be obtained within 12 months of hire.

  • Knowledge of the occupational hazards and safety precautions that pertain to sewer collection maintenance activities. Working knowledge of the pertinent Federal, State and local laws, codes and regulations.

  • Ability to understand reasonably complex instructions in the proper implementation of a variety of skilled maintenance tasks; ability to perform strenuous manual labor tasks.


  • Competitive leave and benefits plan, including NH Retirement System pension.


  • To apply, submit a completed job application, along with cover letter and resume to the Goffstown Sewer Commission, c/o Goffstown Administration Department, 16 Main Street.,Goffstown, NH 03045, or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

  • Employment application and job description are available online at

  • Review of applications shall begin 04/14/2023 at 8:00 AM. Interviews will be announced after applications are reviewed. Application window will remain open until filled.

  • Drug/alcohol screening, criminal background and DMV checks are a condition of employment.