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3/14/2024 - Employment Opportunity: Seasonal Maintainer (Inside)

The Southbury Department of Public Works is hiring a Seasonal Maintainer to assist the Inside Properties division in maintaining Town buildings and facilities.

Duties include:

  • General custodial duties such as dusting, mopping, sweeping, vacuuming, and sanitizing
  • Minor remodeling including repair and painting
  • Minor service and repairs such as replacing lightbulbs and fixtures, fixing doors/windows and minor plumbing issues, changing air filters and machine belts, etc.
  • Sorting and disposing of supplies, materials, garbage, and recycling
  • Other duties as assigned by the Building Maintenance Supervisor

Required Qualifications:

  • Must be 18 years of age or older
  • Basic experience maintaining buildings and facilities
  • Able to work long periods of time in varying conditions with minimal supervision
  • Able to climb ladders and work in cramped spaces
  • Able to move up to 50 pounds without assistance
  • Able to use or learn to use a variety of maintenance tools and equipment
  • Mechanical abilities a plus
  • Interest in and willingness to learn facilities-related disciplines and trades such as electrical, plumbing, HVAC, etc.

Pay and hours:

  • $17/hour
  • 40 hours/week
  • Employment duration approximately May-August

Deadline to Apply:

Deadline for receiving applications is April 12, 2024.


Applications are available online. A completed application and a resume should be emailed to or returned to the Finance Office at 501 Main Street South Southbury, CT 06488.

Town of Southbury is EOE/ADA employer. For more job listings, please visit Employment Opportunities page.