New Hampshire Municipal Association
New Hampshire Municipal Association

Water Distribution Technician

Town of Hanover

The Town of Hanover seeks qualified candidates for the position of Water Distribution Technician.  This is a full-time (40 hour/week) benefits eligible union position in the Water Division of the Department of Public Works. Regular work hours are 7:00 am – 3:30 pm, Monday - Friday. After-hours emergency work may be required. Starting hourly rate is $20.32, (Labor Grade 12), depending on experience.  We offer a highly competitive benefits package that includes health insurance, dental, life, disability, paid vacation days and more. 

Major Duties and Responsibilities: Duties include, but are not limited to, assisting in the repair, operation, installation, maintenance and servicing of water mains; collecting distribution system water samples and performing required testing; and assisting with treatment facility maintenance and operations, (e.g., monitoring treatment systems, conducting routine sampling and testing, and adjusting chemical feed systems as needed).

To Apply:

Minimum Qualifications: Education, training, and/or prior work experience sufficient to perform the major duties of the position. Candidates should possess or be able to readily obtain a State of New Hampshire license for water treatment or distribution as appropriate. Position also requires a driver’s license valid in the State of New Hampshire.

Application: Submit completed application form (required), plus optional cover letter and resume to: Human Resources, Town of Hanover, PO Box 483, Hanover, NH 03755 or by e-mail to Download application form from the “Employment” link at All employment offers contingent upon outcome of background check. The Town of Hanover is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Deadline: Applications must be received by 4:30 p.m. on Friday, December 29, 2017.


Salary: Starting wages - $20.32

Closing Date: December 30, 2017