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The Town of Dalton seeks to contract a part-time Education and Enforcement Consultant to assist with the education and enforcement of BOH recycling regulations for generators and haulers.  This contract will establish baselines of recycling volumes, work with haulers to set up recycling programs, provide education to both generators and haulers and monitor compliance of BOH regulations.  The contract is approximately $12,480 annually, up to two years, with compensation dependent on experience and hours spent on project. We are seeking a self-motivated person who is able to work well with the public, industry professionals and town officials when conducting education and enforcement. The consultant will be working with and reporting to the Dalton BOH Agent.  Transportation, a Class D driver’s license, a personal computer with MS Office software and ability to be outside and lift 20lbs are required.  Please send a letter of interest plus a summary of qualifications and experience to Jayne Smith, BOH Agent, 462 Main St, Dalton, MA  01226 or by email to

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Reserve Dispatcher(s) - Communications Department

The Town of Dalton anticipates the need for Reserve Dispatchers to work on call for various shifts.  Starting salary is $14.76 per hour, $15.20 after six months.

This position is open until filled.


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Recording Secretary

Record and transcribe minutes for various boards, committees and commissions of the Town of Dalton, including, but not limited to, Planning Board, Traffic Commission, Finance Committee, Conservation Commission, Stormwater Management Commission, Dalton Green Committee etc. Salary is $52.66 per 2 and ½ hour meeting plus $11.26for each additional ½ hour over 2 ½ hours. Office work $15.01 per hour, no benefits, High School Diploma and general office experience required.

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Principal Assessor

Dalton is seeking qualified applicants for the position of   Principal Assessor. The Principal Assessor is responsible for appraising and assessing the value of all real and personal property, processing abatements and exemptions, and all related record keeping. Benefits include health & life insurance, pension, paid sick, personal & vacation leave.

High school diploma, three to five years of experience, Massachusetts motor vehicle operator’s license and M.A.A. are required.  An Associate’s Degree is preferred. Go to Postings for more information.

Submit resume, with cover letter to, Office of the Town Manager, 462 Main Street, Dalton, MA 01226, or, open until filled.  


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