The Town of Lancaster will post current positions with openings as they become available. Applications for Seasonal positions may be submitted directly to the Highway Department and the Parks, Recreation and Forestry Department. Links to the Town of Lancaster’s Job Application and Residency Requirements can be found below.

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Applications are currently being accepted for the following positions:

Part Time Van Driver

A vacancy exists for the position of Van Driver, part-time. See the attachment for more information.

  pdf Part-time Van Driver

 Part Time Cleaner

A vacancy exists for one part time cleaner beginning June 6, 2021. See the attachments for more information.

  pdf Part time Cleaner

  pdf Part Time Cleaner Qualifications  


Town of Lancaster is Seeking Tutors

The Youth Bureau is hiring tutors for their After School Tutorial Program.  They are in need of elementary tutors for math and reading and math tutors for high school and middle school students.  There is a demand for math tutors for grades 4-6, 7-8, along with 9-12. Certified teachers or education majors in college can contact the Lancaster Youth Bureau for additional information at 683-4444.


The Town of Lancaster Parks, Recreation, and Forestry Department is seeking experienced adult umpires to work their adult slo-pitch softball leagues for the upcoming 2021 season.

Our adult leagues are played on Wednesdays (men) and Thursday (coed) evenings at various sites throughout town.

If you are interested, please contact the Recreation office at 684-3320.

Planning Board Member

The Town of Lancaster is seeking to fill a vacancy on the Planning Board. Anyone interested, please send your resume to the Town Clerk, 21 Central Avenue, Lancaster, New York 14086.

The job description and qualifications are attached. 

pdf Member Town Planning Board Job Description