Public Works Mechanic II Wanted

The Wastewater Division of Public Works is seeking a Mechanic II to perform highly skilled tasks in the preventive maintenance and repair of pumps, compressors, electric motors, valves, and heavy-duty vehicles.

HS Diploma or GED, along with 3 years of experience in the operation and maintenance of heavy-duty equipment and a valid CDL-B with Air Brakes and Tank endorsements required. Qualified candidates without CDL will be considered, and successful candidates will be required to obtain the CDL within 6 months of hire.

Normal work schedule is Tuesday through Saturday, 7am to 3pm. Starting rate up to $27.37 per hour, which includes the 2% increase effective July 1, DOE. The Town currently pays 100% of the health, life, and short-term disability insurance premiums. Includes paid vacation, sick, and personal leave, and participation in the NH Retirement System.

The successful candidate will undergo a complete background check, including reference checks, criminal and driving record checks, and, if CDL license, pre-employment drug and alcohol testing (CDL) prior to final offer of employment.

Applications and job descriptions are available at To apply, submit a Town Application (link opens PDF) to as an email attachment to with "Mechanic II" in the subject line by 4pm on Thursday, June 17. Applications can also be mailed to:

Town of Merrimack - HR

6 Baboosic Lake Road

Merrimack, NH 03054