Road work update for East Providence:

RIDOT anticipates beginning milling and paving operations with lane closures next week from Sunday night to Thursday night (Approx 8 pm to 5 am) at three intersections. This work is weather dependent.

Bay View and Pawtucket Avenue
Wampanoag Trail and Pawtucket Avenue
Ferris and Newport Avenue

East Providence News

4/5/2017 - Seasonal/Summer Laborers (6) Positions DPW

Department of Public Works (Highway/Parks)


$10 to $12 Per Hour

Depending on Experience



East Providence DPW is seeking temporary seasonal/summer laborers with experience performing manual labor for its Highway, and Parks Departments. Must be at least 18 years of age and possess a valid driver’s license. Seasonal work approximately 12 weeks, Monday – Friday, 7:00am – 3:30 pm, 40 hours per week.   


Please submit an application to City of East Providence, Human Resources Department, 145 Taunton Avenue, Room 201, East Providence, RI, 02914, or email to  No phone calls please.  Applications available at above address or online at:  Only those applicants being considered will be contacted.  Application must be submitted no later than Tuesday, April 18, 2017 by 4:00 PM.


The City of East Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age or disability in employment or the provision of services.