Employment Opportunities

The Town of Ashfield is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity provider and employer.

The Town does not discriminate regarding programs or employment based on race, gender, color, gender identity, gender re-assignment, pregnancy, disability, religion, national origin, national ancestry, sexual orientation, genetics, military background, or age.

If you wish to file a Civil Rights program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, found online at www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, or at any USDA office, or call 866-632-9992 to request the form. You may also write a letter containing all of the information requested in the form. Send your completed complaint form or letter to us by mail at U.S. Department of Agriculture, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410, by fax to 202-690-7442, or email at program.intake@usda.gov.

Town of Ashfield Non-Discrimination Employment Policy (PDF)

Job Openings

Fire Chief

The Town of Ashfield is accepting applications for the position of Fire Chief.  

The Fire Chief is appointed by and works under the direction of the Select Board pursuant to Chapter 48, Section 42 of the General Laws of Massachusetts, and local by-laws.  This position performs a variety of technical, administrative and supervisory work regarding the planning, organizing, directing and implementing fire prevention, community education, fire suppression and emergency medical services to prevent or minimize the loss of life and property by fire, emergency medical conditions and other hazards.  The position is performed with extensive discretion using independent judgement and established laws, ordinances, policies, and procedures.

Position is full time, benefitted, with a salary range of $50,000-$65,000 commensurate on certification and experience.

Job description and application forms available at www.ashfield.org, Applications will be accepted until Friday April 30, 2021.  Mail responses to Town of Ashfield, Town Administrator Box 560, Ashfield MA  01330 or email to townadmin@ashfield.org. AA/EOE.

Fire Chief Job Description


Ashfield Parks Commission seeks three (3) Lifegaurds for the beach this summer.  Applicants must be sixteen (16) years old, Red Cross certified in Lifesaving/CPR/AED and First Aid.  Pay rate:  $14.50 per hour.  Application available below.  Mail responses to Town of Ashfield, Parks Commission Box 560, Ashfield MA  01330 or email to heleneleue@gmail.com; AA/EOE.   

For more information call Helene Leue @ 628-4768 or email heleneleue@gmail.com 

Lifegaurd Job Description