Employment Opportunities

Upper Nazareth Township (population 6,500), Northampton County, PA seeks an experienced leader to serve as its Township Manager. Manager has authority to supervise all day-to-day operations of the government, and serves as the central point of contact among the five-member Board of Supervisors, staff, and the community. Manager administers an annual budget of $3.7 million with office staff, public works department and police department. Candidates should have (1) at least 1-3 yrs of municipal management experience; (2) knowledge of modern local government management principles; (3) strong leadership, communication, and financial skills; and (4) Bachelors degree or equivalent work experience. Salary $85-100,000 with excellent benefits; actual salary to be based on experience/qualifications. Send cover letter, resume, and salary history/expectation with all included in only one attachment to woglomd@lafayette.edu. Deadline is noon on November 28, 2018. EOE.

Towamencin Township, Montgomery County, PA seeks a financially skilled and experienced leader to serve as the Assistant Manager who will focus on financial management. The Township has a population of 17,500, a total budget of $21.5 million (including a $9.6 m GF and a $5.8 m Wastewater Fund), & approx. 49 employees. The Assistant Manager will supervise two employees, will work closely with the Manager, and communicate with the elected Board. Candidates must have (1) a Bachelor’s Degree in accounting, finance, public administration or a related field; (2) five years of progressively responsible managerial and/or financial experience and either experience in or an ability to learn government fund accounting; (3) excellent computer aptitude and software skills; and (4) an ability to effectively manage employees, work collaboratively with other staff, and respond to the general public. Municipal experience preferred, but not required. Salary range $105-120,000 with excellent benefits. Send cover letter and resume with salary expectation to rford@towamencin.org by noon on November 16, 2018.

Upper Southampton Township is seeking a computer operator / receptionist to work in the Police Department’s front office. Qualified candidates should possess excellent computer knowledge, secretarial skills, verbal and written communication skills and customer service experience. Municipal service preferred. Comprehensive background check will be completed. Mail or email cover letter and resume by November 19th to Chief of Police, Upper Southampton Township Police, 939 Street Rd, Southampton, PA. 18966 or email to policeadmin@ustwp.org.

Bensalem Township is accepting applications for the position of Mechanic. Applicants must have 5 years Diesel and Truck experience, PA Class A CDL Driver’s License and PA State Inspection License. Applications are available at 2400 Byberry Road, Bensalem, PA 19020. EOE

Lower Southampton Township is seeking applicants for one (1) Full Time Zoning Clerk. This is a Union/Non-Exempt position. Candidates with a minimum of an Associate’s Degree and zoning experience preferred. This position provides clerical support to the Zoning Department, possibly assists other departments when necessary, and ensures the department runs efficiently by acting as a liaison with other departments, outside agencies and the public. Responsibilities include assisting and handling customers/residents, (learn) permitting process, answer phones and assist or direct callers, maintain public forms and records, do clerical tasks as needed (i.e. word processing/filing) (learn) violation process, become familiar with the Ordinance and become familiar with other jobs and responsibilities in order to fill in when necessary. Must be flexible to adapt and learn new things as required by the position. The starting salary is from $14.00 – $17.00 per hour depending on education and experience. Benefits are available. Applicants can apply by submitting an application online from our website at LowerSouthamptonTownship.org; print out and mail c/o Personnel Administrator, 1500 Desire Avenue, Feasterville, PA 19053; scan and e-mail to Ladams@lstwp.org or come to the Lower Southampton Township Building to complete and submit an application. Lower Southampton Township is an Equal Opportunity Employer.