Town of Kittery – Foreman – Department of Public Works

The town of Kittery has an opening for a full-time Foreman at the Department of Public Works. Duties include, but are not limited to: supervising staff and all day-to-day activities; checking roads for winter driving conditions; approving scheduling; initiating purchase orders; and performing additional tasks as assigned by the Commissioner.

This position requires a high school diploma or GED required, with a minimum of three years-experience in construction, heavy equipment operation, or related field; or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this position. Supervisory experience preferred. This position also requires a valid Class A driver’s license, or the ability to acquire a Class A driver’s license within six months of hire. This position requires pre-employment, and random drug and alcohol testing.

The pay rate for this non-exempt, union position is $27.66 per hour, however prior experience may be applied to longevity pay and vacation days.

Full job description, employment application and instructions for applying can be found on the town’s website at

Accepting applications until position is filled