Dresden Maine

Bids/Job Opportunities

The Town of Dresden is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Town Clerk, starting as soon as possible. Dresden is a small bedroom community located just south of Augusta with a year-round population of 1800+ residents, three full-time employees, several part-time employees, a municipal budget of $1.4M, and a Select Board / Town Meeting form of government with a 3-member Board. This up to 32-hour/week position qualifies for limited health/dental/vision benefits and PTO accrual. Interested applicants should forward a cover letter and resume to Daniel Swain at townadmin@dresdenme.org. Applications will be accepted until October 3, 2023. The Town of Dresden is an EOE.

A full job description is available upon request.

Request for QuotesBase Paving of Blinn Hill Road   The Town of Dresden is seeking quotes for a qualified contractor to provide paving services to grind, reclaim, and grade 7,920 feet of Blinn Hill Rd and to base pave the same 7920 feet +/-; paving 19.5” or 12.5mm with virgin material or alternate mix of 20% RAP with specification. The road is 21 feet wide.  The quote should also include matching in driveways and butting in. The work area will start at the intersection of Blinn Hill Rd and Route 27 and is pre-marked.     

There will be a pre-quote meeting with the Road Agent and Town Administrator on September 22 at 10 a.m. at the town office to review the paving area, and driveways to match and answer any other questions.   Sealed proposals delivered to the Town Office are due Thursday, September 26, 2023, at 4 p.m., with the bids being opened publicly at the Selectmen’s Board Meeting on Tuesday, September 26, 2023, at 5:00 p.m. Proof of Worker’s Compensation and General Liability insurance are required.   The Town of Dresden reserves the right to reject all proposals and waive any irregularities. All work is to be completed by June 30, 2024.   Bids must be clearly labeled "2023/2024 PAVING BID Blinn Hill" on the envelope and submitted to:   C/O Town of Dresden PO Box 30/534 Gardiner Rd Dresden, ME 04342