Employment Opportunities

Position: Full Time
Salary: $50K – $60K DOE
Chalfont Borough, is accepting applications for an Assistant to the Borough Manager/Secretary. Position provides administrative support to the Borough Manager. Duties include: handling of Right to Know Requests; attending night meetings to take minutes; overseeing of grant applications; researches and collects information as needed for specific topics; and other tasks as assigned. Bachelor’s degree and local government experience preferred, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Send cover letter, resume and salary expectation to scurran@chalfontborough.com. Excepting applications until position is filled. EOE

East Bradford Township (population 10,000), Chester County, PA seeks a highly organized individual with excellent communication and computer skills to serve as its Front Office Manager. This is a full-time, non-exempt position that handles day-to-day office administration, supports the building department, and prepares and disseminates various forms of communication. The employee reports to the Township Manager and routinely interacts with a wide variety of internal and external contacts, including developers/contractors, vendors, property owners, volunteers, and staff.

The Township is looking for an employee who can communicate effectively, plan and prioritize multiple projects, work collaboratively in a team setting, and demonstrate a high level of public service. Candidates should have a high school diploma or its equivalent (post-high school education preferred) and a valid driver’s license in good standing. Prior municipal experience preferred.

Salary range $19.50 – $27.50 per hour with excellent benefits; actual wage to be based on experience/qualifications. The anticipated start date is November 2020. To apply, send the following documents to mcantlin@eastbradford.org:

  1. Cover letter
  2. Resume
  3. Employment application

Applicants may also apply in person or mail application forms to the East Bradford Township office (666 Copeland School Road, West Chester, PA 19380). Deadline is 4:00 pm on Friday October 9, 2020. EOE

Montgomery Township (Pop. 25,000), a Township of the Second Class in Montgomery County, PA is seeking applications for a full-time Public Works Director. The Director is a member of the Senior Management Team reporting directly to the Township Manager and is responsible for providing leadership in public works operations and maintenance through planning, directing, managing, and overseeing the activities and operations of multiple divisions within the Public Works Department. The Director provides oversight of the functional areas of the department including highway operations, capital improvement project management/administration, transportation planning and engineering, parks and facilities maintenance and fleet management. The desired applicant is preferred to possess a bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 5 years’ experience in public works and/or municipal engineering or combination of both along with 3 years proven supervisory experience. Equivalent experience and training that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities will be considered. Applicants must have a valid PA driver’s license. Additional evening or weekend hours may be required for meetings, projects, emergencies, and other special events. Competitive salary with an excellent benefits package.
A detailed job description is available at https://www.montgomerytwp.org/hr/.
HOW TO APPLY: Send resume and cover letter to: PWDirector@montgomerytwp.org or to Montgomery Township, Human Resources, 1001 Stump Road, Montgomeryville, PA 18936 by 4:30 p.m., October 16, 2020. EOE.

Wrightstown Township is accepting applications for a full time position of Code Clerk in the Code, Zoning and Fire Marshal Department. The successful candidate must be proficient in dealing with the public as well as professional
consultants. The candidate must be highly organized and able to develop and maintain schedules. The candidate must be experienced with computer operations including data entry, Windows, and Microsoft Office applications
particularly Outlook, Word and Excel.
Applications and job description may be obtained from the offices of Wrightstown Township or online requests can be sent to Manager@WrightstownPA.org. Applications can be sent to Wrightstown Township ATTN: Joseph F. Pantano, 2203 Second Street Pike, Wrightstown, PA 18940.
Wrightstown Township is an equal opportunity.

Sellersville Borough (population 4,300), Bucks County, PA seeks a skilled leader to serve as its Borough Manager.  Manager supervises all day-to-day operations, & coordinates the seven-member Council, staff, & community. Borough is located in a beautiful section of Bucks County approximately 40 miles from Philadelphia and 20 miles from Allentown. Borough has a long history of stability in the position; current Manager is retiring after ten years.  Manager administers a total budget of $4.1 m.  Borough is looking for a communicative & collaborative leader. Candidates should have (1) municipal government experience; (2) knowledge of modern local government management principles; (3) strong financial skills & planning/zoning knowledge; (4) Bachelor’s Degree; and (5) strong communication skills.  Salary range $105-120,000 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 October 16.  EOE.

Plumstead Township, Bucks County, seeks an Assistant to the Township Manager. Successful candidate will possess strong communication and organizational skills and will be comfortable working within a team environment. Position provides administrative support to the Township Manager.  Duties include: investigating citizen requests and complaints; handling of Right to Know Requests; attending night Board meetings to take minutes; overseeing of grant applications; working with Code Enforcement to implement and utilize GIS Software (TRAISR); assist with preparation of the budget; researches and collects data and information about specific topics as needed; and other duties as assigned.

Bachelor’s degree and two (2) years of previous related local government experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Salary dependent upon qualifications. Send cover letter, resume and salary expectation to abenner@plumstead.gov. Deadline is noon on September 25, 2020.

East Bradford Township, Chester County, PA (pop 9,900) seeks a financially skilled and experienced individual to serve as its Finance Director. The Township has a total budget of $8.5 million. The Director will administer all financial activities, including payroll, record keeping, payment of expenses, recording of revenue, and financial reporting. Candidates should have (1) an Associates or Bachelor Degree; (2) accounting/finance experience, preferably in government; (3) excellent computer aptitude and software skills; and (4) a positive approach to customer service. Municipal experience preferred, but not required. Salary range $83-125,000 with excellent employer paid benefits and pleasant work environment. Send cover letter and resume with salary expectation all in one attachment to mcantlin@eastbradford.org by noon on September 23, 2020.