Job Openings

Current Openings

Facilities Manager
This is a full-time position.  Job Posting  
Starting salary range: $54,652 - $69,336. 

Job Description
Under general supervision of the DPW Director, position is responsible for the management, operation, maintenance, and cleaning of all Town buildings.  Ensures all municipal building are properly maintained by independently performing a wide range of maintenance and repair functions, including minor carpentry, electrical, HVAC, and plumbing repairs, and by providing supervision of staff and coordinating with contractors on more complex projects as needed.  Massachusetts Class D Driver’s License required. 

Interested applicants please submit a cover letter and resume by June 3, 2019 to the DPW Director via email to or mail to:

DPW Director
Attn: Sheila Bouvier
Wenham Town Hall
138 Main Street
Wenham, MA 01984

Pleasant Pond Lifeguards - Summer 2019
This is a Seasonal Part-Time position at 15-20 Hrs. / Wk., $16.00 per hour.
Click *HERE* to view the full job posting.  

Job Description
Under the direct supervision of the Pleasant Pond Supervisor, the Head Lifeguards as well as the Chief of Police in accordance with the policies and procedures set forth by the town.  The individual must be at least 16 years of age, American Cross Lifeguard Certified, CPR Certified and have Standard First Aid Training.  The Lifeguard is responsible for maintaining the safety and well-being of others.  Click *HERE*for the full job description.

Resumes should be emailed to or mailed to the address below: 

Wenham Police Station
c/o Officer Chris Sanborn
1 Friend Court
Wenham, MA 01984

Questions may be directed to Officer Chris Sanborn at

Internship Opportunity in Town Administrator & Permitting Offices - Summer 2019

May 2019 – August 2019 

This is a Part-Time, unpaid position at 8 - 15 Hrs. / Wk., with potential for course credits  
Click *HERE* to view the full job posting.  

Job Description
Under general direction of the Permitting Coordinator and Special Projects Manager, assists the Town Administrator and Permitting Office by conducting research and providing general administrative support.  Broad exposure to different elements of municipal governance.

Resumes and letters of interest should be emailed to
Questions may be directed to Jackie Bresnahan at 978-468-5520 ext 4.

Paid Internship Opportunity with the Affordable Housing Trust/Land Use Dept. - Summer 2019
This is a temporary position under the direction of the Affordable Housing Trust and under the supervision of the Planning Coordinator. The position is part-time with flexible hours during Town Hall hours $15.00-20.00/ hour (pay commensurate with experience). 

Job Description: Under provisions of the Massachusetts General Laws Chapter 44, Section 55C, the Wenham Affordable Housing Trust (AHT) was established for the purpose of providing for the creation and preservation of affordable housing in the Town of Wenham for the benefit of low and moderate income households. The AHT is seeking a temporary intern to assist with the creation of files and a database for the purpose of tracking and documenting the more than 130 affordable units in Wenham as well as units currently in the pipeline.  

For the full job description and information, click here.

Interested applicants should submit their resume and a letter of interest to by  Monday June 17, 2019 at 4:00 PM.

town hall hours

Monday 9am - 4:30pm

Tuesday 9am - 7pm

Wed & Thurs 9am-4:30pm

Friday 9am - 1pm

contact town hall

Phone: 978-468-5520

Fax: 978-468-8014

138 Main Street

Wenham, MA 01984

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