Washington Township - 1779
Township CodeCalendar

13013 Welty Rd, Waynesboro, PA 17268

Phone: (717) 762-3128

Fax: (717) 788-0372

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


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.

Washington Township Police Department located in Franklin County, Pennsylvania will be establishing a Police Officer Eligibility list to fill open positions for patrol officers.  Our department proudly serves and protects 40 square miles of a growing, diverse community with a population of over 14, 000 residents and many businesses.  Washington Township borders Adams County, Pennsylvania and Washington & Frederick County, Maryland.

Physical agility and written test has been scheduled for October 19, 2019 at the Washington Township Police Department.

The successful candidate must:

  • must be at least 21 years of age
  • possess a valid drivers license
  • possess a diploma from an accredited high school or GED
  • pass physical agility test
  • pass written test
  • pass oral board interview
  • pass physical exam, physiological exam, drug screen, vision exam
  • pass thorough background exam & credit check

Washington Township Police Department offers a starting salary in 2019 of $51,697.98 along with an excellent benefit package and retirement plan.

How to Apply:

Resumes and a $35.00 nonrefundable application fee will be accepted until 4:30 pm on Friday October 4, 2019.

Resumes can be submitted via:

  • US Postal Service (check or money order made out to the Washington Township Police Department for the $35.00 nonrefundable application fee must accompany the resume)
  • Hand delivered to the Washington Township Police Department, 13013 Welty Rd., Wayneboro, PA 17268 Monday – Friday 8:00 – 4:30 (check, money order, cash or credit card accepted (2.9% + $0.30 service fee applies) for the $35.00 nonrefundable application fee)
  • Emailed in a word document or PDF to: admin@washtwp-franklin.org The subject line of the email should state “OCT 2019 TESTING”. Upon successfully receiving the resume, candidate will be invoiced for the $35.00 nonrefundable fee (2.9% + $0.30 service fee applies)

Additional questions can be directed to Cindy Broas, Office Manager at 717-762-1447 or admin@washtwp-franklin.org.

Washington Township Police Department is EOE

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.