Washington Township - 1779
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13013 Welty Rd, Waynesboro, PA 17268

Phone: (717) 762-3128

Fax: (717) 788-0372

Mon-Fri 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

WTS

Employment Opportunities

Washington Township Supervisors employ individuals in both full-time and part-time positions in several categories:

  • Township Transfer Station
  • Township Police Department
  • Township Public Works
  • Township Parks
  • Township Administration

Job postings will be placed here when positions become available.


*Maintenance / Public Works Job Description:

Washington Township is accepting applications for full-time public works department positions. Experienced Labor/Truck Driver/Equipment Operators with CDL Class B (minimum) Driver’s License. Excellent benefits. EOE.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Roadway – To assist in the performance of all operations pertaining to the construction and maintenance of the Township roadway system. This shall include the use of Township equipment and hand work as directed by the Director of Public Works.
  • Snow Removal – To work at any hour of the day or night as required to keep the Township roadways passable and safe during the winter season.
  • Emergency Work – To work at any hour of the day or night as required in correcting any emergency that may arise within reason.
  • Building and Equipment – To assist in cleaning and maintaining all Township facilities and equipment as directed.
  • To learn to operate Township roadway maintenance equipment in a reasonable time frame.
  • Special Skills – Any special skills that you may possess that would be helpful to our operation will be strongly considered. (Examples are carpentry, plumbing, electrical, masonry, vehicle/equipment mechanic, and others)
  • Utility Work – To assist with the installation and repair of water, storm water, and sanitary sewer piping and related structures.
  • Grounds – To perform and assist with all reasonable tasks for the maintenance and upkeep of all the Township grounds and buildings including the Township’s Park system as required and directed.

Experience Level

Minimum equipment experience of shall be 3 years on at least one (1) or a combination of the below listed types of equipment.

  • Dump Truck 30,000+ GVW
  • Backhoe
  • Front end Loader
  • Skid Loader

Additional Information

  • Doctor’s Certificate/Physical Examination: As part of this application process, if you are selected as the finalist for this position, you must, at your own cost, provide a doctor’s certificate to the township indicating:
  • That you are physically able to perform the essential duties as described below.
  • That you can meet the Department of Transportation requirements for a CDL driver (form provided by the township).
  • Applicants must pass a CDL pre-employment drug test prior to starting at the Township’s expense.
  • Federal and State law requires random drug and alcohol testing.
  • Driver’s License: You must at all times have and maintain a valid driver’s license.
  • Age Requirement: Applicants must be 18 years of age or older.

Essential Duties

  • Applicant must be able to lift a minimum of 80 pounds without injury.
  • Applicant must be able to perform all duties as indicated above.
  • Applicant must be able to work outside in all weather conditions.
  • Applicant must be willing and able to plow snow and work long hours during emergency snowstorms.
  • Applicant must be available for emergency call-in.
  • Applicant must meet the experience level requirements indicated above.

For an application/job description stop by our office.

**Return completed applications to**

Washington Township Office

13013 Welty Road

Waynesboro, PA 17268

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $18.00 to $20.00 /hour

Required license or certification:

  • Valid Commercial Driver’s License, (CDL) minimum Class B.

*Full-Time Transfer Station Operator Position

Washington Township – Waynesboro, PA

Job Description

**Apply in Person**

Washington Township Supervisors

13013 Welty Road

Waynesboro, PA 17268

Responsible to: Transfer Station Supervisor

Definition of Job: To perform all the duties of the Washington Township Transfer Station and Recycling Center including but not limited to operations of the Scale House and Recycling Center, maintaining the facility, loading trash trailers.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Scale House:

  1. To operate the scale house and provide proper weights for customers.
  2. Determine proper fees for the different types and amounts of refuse and Recyclables.
  3. Be responsible for the collection of those fees.
  4. Assist with Transfer Station Operations:
  5. Assist customers with their loads as required.
  6. Assist with loading the trash trailers.
  7. Provide quick and courteous assistance as necessary to each customer.
  8. Help direct traffic when needed.

Equipment Operations:

  1. Learn the operations of equipment and to perform all necessary tasks at the facility.
  2. Assist in maintaining the facility.
  3. Perform all other duties as directed by the Transfer Station Supervisor or the Township Manager.
  4. Pennsylvania Driver’s License required.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  1. Applicant must be 18 years of age or older.
  2. Applicant must be able to perform the essential duties.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

  1. Hours/Days of Employment – This position is a full-time position. Schedule will be set by the Transfer Station Supervisor.
  1. Benefits – Excellent benefits. EOE

ESSENTIAL DUTIES:

  1. Applicant must be able to lift a minimum of 80 pounds.
  2. The applicant must be able to read the scale and complete the appropriate math to provide the correct weights for each customer.

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $15.00 to 16.00 /hour


*Part-Time Transfer Station Laborer Position

Washington Township – Waynesboro, PA

Job Description

**Apply in Person**

Washington* Township Supervisors

13013 Welty Road

Waynesboro*, PA 17268

Responsible to: Transfer Station Supervisor or Operator

Definition of Job: To perform all the duties of the Washington Township Transfer Station and Recycling Center including but not limited to assisting customers,  directing traffic, maintaining the facility, assist in loading trash trailers, receiving and handling recycling materials.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Assist with Transfer Station Operations:

  1. Assist customers with their loads as required.
  2. Assist with loading the trash trailers.
  3. Provide quick and courteous assistance as necessary to each customer.
  4. Help direct traffic when needed.

Equipment Operations:

  1. Learn the operations of equipment and to perform all necessary tasks at the facility.
  2. Assist in maintaining the facility.
  3. Perform all other duties as directed by the Transfer Station Supervisor or the Township Manager.
  4. Pennsylvania Driver’s License required.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  1. Applicant must be 18 years of age or older.
  2. Applicant must be able to perform the essential duties.
  3. Applicant must be able to lift a minimum of 50 pounds.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

  1. Hours/Days of Employment – This position is a part-time position. Schedule will be set by the Transfer Station Supervisor.
  1. Benefits – The township will provide Workers Comp, Unemployment Compensation, and Social Security benefits.

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $12.00 to 13.00 /hour


*Part-Time Transfer Station Operator Position

Washington Township – Waynesboro, PA

Job Description

**Apply in Person**

Washington Township Supervisors

13013 Welty Road

Waynesboro, PA 17268

Responsible to: Transfer Station Supervisor

Definition of Job: To perform all the duties of the Washington Township Transfer Station and Recycling Center including but not limited to operations of the Scale House and Recycling Center, maintaining the facility, loading trash trailers.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Scale House:

  1. To operate the scale house and provide proper weights for customers.
  2. Determine proper fees for the different types and amounts of refuse and Recyclables.
  3. Be responsible for the collection of those fees.
  4. Assist with Transfer Station Operations:
  5. Assist customers with their loads as required.
  6. Assist with loading the trash trailers.
  7. Provide quick and courteous assistance as necessary to each customer.
  8. Help direct traffic when needed.

Equipment Operations:

  1. Learn the operations of equipment and to perform all necessary tasks at the facility.
  2. Assist in maintaining the facility.
  3. Perform all other duties as directed by the Transfer Station Supervisor or the Township Manager.
  4. Pennsylvania Driver’s License required.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  1. Applicant must be 18 years of age or older.
  2. Applicant must be able to perform the essential duties.
  3. Applicant must be able to lift a minimum of 50 pounds.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

  1. Hours/Days of Employment – This position is a part-time position. Schedule will be set by the Transfer Station Supervisor.
  1. Benefits – The township will provide Workers Comp, Unemployment Compensation, and Social Security  benefits.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES:

  1. The applicant must be able to read the scale and complete the appropriate math to provide the correct weights for each customer.

Job Type: Part-time    Salary: $12.50 to 14.00 /hour


Red Run Park Miniature Train

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED to drive the train.

The Township is still in need of volunteer train engineers and conductors to keep the Red Run Express running on weekends at Red Run Park. The Township will assist and pay for your child abuse history clearance and criminal record check. If you are interested in making young folks happy by providing free train rides for them, please contact Vern Ashway at the Township office at 717-762-3128. The Township will provide the needed training to operate the train.