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Thank you for your interest in the Town of Amherst, a progressive and professional organization dedicated to inclusive government and quality services. Paper applications are available and accepted only at the Hiring Department or the Human Resources Department. Job Applications are accepted only in response to advertised vacancies. 

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Job Openings

Program Assistant - Permit Administrator  

Details: Annual Salary $39,377-$61,741

Management Assistant II  

Inspection Services
Details: Annual Salary Range $35,283-$56,030

Human Resources Director  

Human Resources
Status: Open Until Filled
Details: Salary Range $77,000-$104,000

Plumbing & Gas Inspector  

Inspection Services
Status: Open Until Filled
Details: Pay rate: $26.95 - $31.20/hour plus paid sick and personal leave

Amherst Youth Basketball League Staff  

Leisure Services & Supplemental Education
Status: Open Until Filled
Details: Salary: $12.00 per hour

Finance Director & Treasurer  

Status: Open Until Filled
Details: Salary Range: $93,988 - $126,312

DPW Waste Water Treatment Plant Operator in Training   

Public Works
Status: Open Until Filled
Details: FY19 Salary range: $1,480.49 - $1,989.65 biweekly