Job Opportunities


Water Maintenance Assistant - The Town of Canandaigua is seeking a qualified individual to fill the position of Water Maintenance Assistant. The applicant must have a valid New York State driver’s license, CDL B with air brake endorsement and one year of driving experience preferred. Applicant must also have one year of experience in plumbing construction or performance of heavy manual labor and possession of appropriate “D” water distribution systems operator certificate issued by the New York Department of Health within one year of appointment. Candidate must be willing to work flexible hours, including weekends and call ins. This position is also responsible for checking roads and snow plowing in the winter. This position is full-time, benefit eligible, and the pay rate is $20.56 / hour.

Please submit a resume and application by Wednesday, November 13, 2019 to or by mail:

Town of Canandaigua

Attention: Samantha Pierce

5440 Route 5 & 20 West

Canandaigua, NY 14424

For more information about this position, contact Jim Fletcher, Water Superintendent, at 585-394-1120 x2248 or To download an application, click here. The Town of Canandaigua is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Legal Counsel - The Town of Canandaigua is currently receiving letters of interest from legal counsel who have experience in planning and zoning. 

Separately, the Town of Canandaigua is currently receiving letters of interest from legal counsel with experience with real estate transactions involving conservation easements. 

Please address letters of interest to:

Town of Canandaigua

Attn: Town Manager Doug Finch

5440 Route 5 & 20 West

Canandaigua, NY 14424

Letters may also be sent by email to the address below.  Letters will be reviewed, evaluated, and considered as they are received.  The opportunity currently exists and will remain open until filled.  

Contact Town Manager, Doug Finch at or 585-394-1120 x2234.



2020 Census Jobs    Why Apply? Earn Extra Money. Could you use a little extra income? Jobs for the 2020 Census offer competitive wages that are paid weekly. Authorized expenses, such as mileage, are reimbursed for employees doing fieldwork. 

Volunteer - The Town of Canandaigua is seeking a community member interested in volunteering on the Parks & Recreation Committee. If you love your parks and want to help with overseeing new recreation programs, including both youth and adult programs, ideas for park or trail improvements, and to help the Town plan for the future of our town parks, then consider attending or becoming a member of this committee. They meet once monthly on Wednesday evenings. For questions regarding the position, you can contact Samantha Pierce at or 585-394-1120 x2229. If you are interested, please send your resume to Samantha Pierce at by Wednesday, November 20.


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