Employment & Volunteer Opportunities

The following opportunities are available in the Town of Dighton. Please submit a résumé, a letter of interest, and application to: boardofselectmen@dighton-ma.gov. You may also submit an optional EEO self-identification form, if you so choose. You may also submit a volunteer application online by clicking here: Volunteer.   

Employment Opportunities


The Town of Dighton has an immediate opening for a Part Time Public Health Nurse to work under the general guidance and direction of the Board of Health.  The role of the Public Health Nurse is to perform professional nursing and administrative work to provide and organize various public health programs and services; other related work, as required.  Must be a Registered Nurse; Bachelor’s Degree preferred; two years nursing experience; public health experience preferred; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

For a complete job description, click here.  Applicants should email a cover letter, resume, and application in PDF form to rgrassie@dighton-ma.gov or mail or in- person to Board of Health, 1111 Somerset Avenue, Dighton, MA 02715.  Applications due by September 15, 2021, 4:00 p.m.

The Town of Dighton Board of Health is seeking a Transfer Station Attendant to work part-time or on call as needed.  The hours of work that may be required are, Tuesday 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. or Saturday 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. or any portion thereof. 

Duties include serving as a public liaison to the residents, enforcing trash and recycling rules and regulations and accepting payments for transfer station decals and bulky items. 

Individual must have good customer service and communication skills, working knowledge of trash disposal requirements and the ability to interact with town employees, town officials and the general public.

Minimum High School Diploma is required.  Full job description is available here.
Please send Letter of Interest and Completed Application to:
Dighton Board of Health
1111 Somerset Ave.
Dighton, Ma. 02715

 Volunteer Opportunities
1.  Finance Committee
2.  Soil Conservation Commission
3.  Land Use Committee 
4.  Trails Committee
5.  Community Preservation Committee (At-Large Member)
6.  Open Space Committee
7.  Bylaw Review Committee
8.  Development & Industrial Commission
9.  TIF Review Board
10. Conservation Commission (Associate Member)
11. Cultural Council
12.  ADA Commission
13.  Zoning Board of Appeals
14. Municipal Buildings Study Committee
15. Capital Outlay Committee

Please click here to complete an electronic volunteer form.

Procurement Opportunities
Please click here to view all procurement opportunities.

Please check back regularly for updates.