New Hampshire Municipal Association
New Hampshire Municipal Association

Truck Driver I

City of Portsmouth

QUALIFICATIONS:  Experienced in varied GVW 10 and 6 wheel dump and flatbed trucks. Must have HS diploma or GED, strong knowledge of how to care for/operate/use trucks, and have no less than 3 yrs experience in construction or maintenance work.  Must possess valid commercial drivers license, Class B, and have no offenses.  Must possess a Water Distribution License Grade I, and a Sewer Collection License Grade 1 or ability to acquire and maintain certification within 18 months of hire date.  Additional licensing or certifications may be required.

DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:  The purposes of this position are to include assignments such maintaining, repairing and installing water and sewer lines, snow and ice control operations, street cleaning, other seasonal clearing and cleaning operations and maintenance, improving traffic and pedestrian access and sight distances;, loading, transporting and implementing job and work safety procedures and dig safes.  Regularly operates varied GVW recycling truck, dump and flatbed trucks.    Operates on an emergency and seasonal basis trucks and equipment for winter snow and ice removal and control and other seasonal clean up operations.  When not operating a truck, this position performs various semi-skilled tasks essential to public works and utility operations using a wide variety of power, pneumatic and hand tools.  Is required to be on call to respond to emergencies after normal working hours as well as to take call a week at a time.


                    Competitive Examination which includes a personal interview

Finalist must complete pre-employment screening, drug testing, physical & background check.

To Apply:


          City of Portsmouth

          Human Resources Office                    Human Resources Director:

          1 Junkins Ave.                                     Dianna Fogarty

          Portsmouth, NH  03801                      (603) 610-7270

The City of Portsmouth is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Salary: $19.03 - $20.96/hour

Closing Date: October 9, 2018