Employment Opportunities

PLANNING & ZONING ADMINSTRATIVE ASSISTANT
Upper Makefield Township is accepting applications for a full time Administrative Assistant in the Planning & Zoning Dept, $16-$19/hr DOQ. Positive public presentation & interpersonal skills, advanced computer & minute-taking skills essential. Attendance at 1-2 evening meetings per month required. GIS knowledge a plus.
Applications accepted only on Township employment application form, available at www.uppermakefield.org or at the Municipal Building, 1076 Eagle Rd, Newtown, PA. Send to Township Manager David R. Nyman, 1076 Eagle Rd, Newtown, PA 18940 or manager@uppermakefield.org. Applications due Feb 8, 2019.

DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC WORKS
Bensalem Township, Bucks County PA, a progressive and stable community is currently seeking a dynamic candidate for the position of Director of Public Works. The full-time position reports directly to the Mayor. Applicant should have six (6) years increasingly responsible experience in public works management or related field and ten (10) years overall experience managing projects and crews in the public or private sector. The position oversees staff and contractors on a daily basis managing road and infrastructure improvements, storm water and inlet repairs, salting, plowing and snow removal and Township fleet maintenance. Director is responsible for developing and administering the department budget. Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor’s degree in Business or Public Administration is required; a degree in civil engineering is desired but not mandatory. Salary to be based on experience/qualifications.
Send cover letter, resume, and salary history/expectation with all included in only one attachment to wcmorey@bensalempa.gov, Deadline is noon on February 8, 2019. A job description for the position is available at www.bensalempa.gov EOE

FINANCE DIRECTOR
Perkasie Borough, Bucks County (population 8,828) is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Finance Director. Reports directly to Borough Manager and will be responsible for all financial and accounting matters of the Borough including budget preparation, and administration, payroll, and all major human resource functions including labor relations and benefits administration. Seeking strong interpersonal and technical skills, including a working knowledge of the requirements of GASB 35. Familiarity with municipal finance software desired. $18 million Budget; 45 FT and 70 part-time seasonal employees. Requires minimum bachelor’s degree in finance, accounting, or related field. Certification as CPFO or CPA desired. Municipal experience is preferred along with demonstrated supervisory experience. Salary expected to start at $94,000 and benefits, DOQ. Employment applications and full job description may be obtained on the Borough website at www.perkasieborough.org or apply at Borough Hall Building. Applicants are asked to apply by February 2, 2019, but will be accepted until the position has been filled. Perkasie Borough is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

ASSISTANT TOWNSHIP MANAGER
East Norriton Township, a Township of the Second Class in Montgomery County with a population of approximately 13,590 residents, and a total operating budget of $18 million is currently accepting applications for the position of Assistant Township Manager. Applicants are urged to submit their applications promptly. East Norriton Township will receive applications until January 25th, 2019.
The position requires a minimum of a bachelor’s degree (masters preferred) from an accredited institution in public administration, public policy, or business and a minimum of 3-5 years of progressively responsible experience. The successful candidate will have exceptional communication skills and a proven track record of collaboration with public officials, local leaders and
regional partners. Supervisory experience preferred.
The Assistant Township Manager assists the Township Manager to develop and implement strategic initiatives and provides leadership and management over multiple Township Departments. They must have experience in various communication platforms, budget and finance as well as human resources. The Assistant Township Manager also serves as manager on various municipal projects as required and provides staff support to various boards and commissions Interested candidates should send a separate cover letter, resume, completed Township job application and salary history/expectations to: Larry Brown, Assistant Township Manager, 2501 Stan bridge Street, East Norriton, PA 19401 or e-mail to lbrown@eastnorritontwp.org. For more information see www.eastnorritontwp.org. East Norriton Township is an EOE employer.

TOWNSHIP MANAGER
Upper Gwynedd Township (population 16,000), Montgomery County, PA seeks a skilled leader to serve as its Township Manager. Mgr supervises all day-to-day operations, & coordinates the five-member Board, staff, & community. Township is located in a beautiful section of Montgomery County and has/will continue to grow inasmuch as it is a very desirable place to live and commercially develop. Mgr administers a total budget of $21.8 m; 58 FT employees & 6 Dept Hds. Township is in excellent financial condition & is looking for a communicative & innovative leader. Candidates should have (1) minimum of 5-10 yrs of municipal experience; (2) knowledge of modern local government mgt principles; (3) strong financial skills & planning/land development exp; (4) Bachelors Degree (Masters preferred); and (5) strong communication skills. Salary range $135-155,000 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 January 30, 2019. EOE.

TOWNSHIP MANAGER
Haverford Township (population 49,600), Delaware County, PA seeks a skilled leader to serve as its Township Manager. Mgr supervises all day-to-day operations, & coordinates the nine-member Board, staff, & community. Township is a very desirable place to live & is located in the beautiful Main Line of suburban Philadelphia with easy access to Philadelphia and King of Prussia. Mgr administers a total budget of $58 m; 185 FT/110 PT staff & 7 Dept Hds (including 2 Asst. Mgrs). Current Mgr retiring after 12 yrs. Twp is looking for a communicative & innovative leader. Candidates should have (1) minimum of 10 yrs of municipal mgt experience; (2) knowledge of modern local government mgt principles; (3) strong financial skills & planning/land development exp; (4) Bachelors Degree (Masters preferred); and (5) strong communication skills. Salary range $175-200,000 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 February 1, 2019. EOE.

TOWNSHIP MANAGER
Upper Merion Township, located in King of Prussia, PA is looking for an, experienced Township Manager. The Township Manager is the Chief Administrative Officer of the township, appointed by the Board of Supervisors. The Manager position is a highly visible position within the Township and is responsible for the general oversight of all of the Township’s day to day operations. Work involves supervising, directing and coordinating all departments and activities of the Township to ensure operations are in conformance with policy directives, rules regulations, and the Pennsylvania Second Class Township Code as well as providing excellent municipal services. As a model for the Township, the Manager is required to reside in the Township. Incumbent is required to reside in the Township within 12 months of appointment.
For immediate consideration, applicants should complete an employment application by visiting https://www.umtownship.org/?wpfb_dl=3158 and submit the full job application, cover letter and resume via email to: hr@umtownship.org. Applications will be accepted until positions are filled. Upper Merion Township is an Equal Opportunity Employer.