New Road Agent

The Select Board is pleased to announce the appointment of George Guilmette as our new road agent, effective October 10, 2017.   Mr. Guilmette comes to us most recently from the Department of Public Works with the Town of Berwick.     He has had experiences in many aspects of road maintenance and the Board looks forward to working with him to maintain and improve our roads and to manage our transfer station operations.   Welcome aboard, George!

 

The Select Board also extends its appreciation to the Road Agent Search Committee charged with reviewing candidates and making the recommendation to the Board.  The committee members are  Jodi Lavoie-Carnes, Nancy Dionne, Michael Lapoint, and Nate Mears.

HELP WANTED: Plow Truck Drivers

If Interested, please fill out an application at the town office or email admin@rollinsford.nh.us for more information.

The Town of Rollinsford is looking for a part-time plow truck driver. Applicants must:
1. Be available for most storms within the winter season.
2. Be able to sit for long periods of time.
3. Have a safe driving history.
4. Must have a CDL-B with air brake endorsement.

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $19.00-$20.00 /hour

Position Vacancy: Road Agent, Town of Rollinsford, NH

The Select Board of the Town of Rollinsford NH is seeking a road agent. Please refer to the job description for a list of responsibilities and requirements. The salary range is $50k – $65k with a starting salary normally not to exceed $55k and based upon experience, skills, and relevant licenses and certificates.

 If interested, please submit resume and cover letter to Select Board, Town of Rollinsford, PO Box 309, Rollinsford, NH 03869. Applications received by Friday, September 8 will be reviewed by the Search Committee. Applications received after September 8 will be reviewed only if a suitable candidate has not been found.

Resignation of Road Agent

At its meeting of August 7, the Select Board accepted the resignation of Jeff St. Jean as the town’s road agent. Mr. St. Jean has worked tirelessly for the town in his seven years of service and the Board thanks him for his reliability and doggedness in keeping our roads safe and passable with many hours spent during nights, weekends and holidays in the most disagreeable of weather conditions. We thank him and wish him well in his new endeavor. 
And, now we need to find a new road agent. The Select Board has formed a Search Committee (Jodi Lavoie-Carnes, Nate Mears, Michael Lapoint, Nancy Dionne) to review applications and make a recommendation to the Board. We will soon be posting the notice seeking applicants to fill the position.

PUBLIC HEARINGS: Monday, August 7th

The Select Board will be hearing from the public and property owners regarding the removal of dead trees on Baer Road, Sligo Road and Old Mill Lane at 6:00 PM at the Town Hall. 

Following the Public Hearing on the removal of dead trees, the Select Board will open a public hearing (at approximately 6:15PM) regarding recently announced disbursement from the State of an additional $30 million in highway funds per SB 38.

Update on Town Culvert Projects

The Select Board has signed a contract agreement with Parker and Daughters (Pittsfield, NH) to replace the culverts on Willey St and Pine St and to repair the drain pipe at the lower mill.

Construction is scheduled to start on Willey St on Wednesday, August 1 and then proceed to the lower mill about two weeks later; Pine St will be the third and last construction site with no current estimated start date.  The relevant sections of Willey and Pine Street will be closed to traffic during construction; residents will be able to access their driveways throughout.

The project is being funded by financing from the US Department of Agriculture Rural Development and by the town’s culvert reserve fund.

Advertisement for Bids: Culvert Work

Proposed Culvert Replacements Willey Street, Pine Street, Lower Mill OutfallTown of Rollinsford

Rollinsford, NH

 

Sealed Bids for the construction of the Proposed Culvert Replacements Willey Street, Pine Street, Lower Mill Outfall will be received at the Town of Rollinsford Town Hall, 667 Main Street, Rollinsford, NH 03869, until 3:30 PM local time on Monday, June 15, 2017, at which time the Bids received will be publicly opened and read. Full project details are available online here, or in person at the Town Hall.