Employment

 

Equal Opportunity Employer

Upper Macungie Township
8330 Schantz Road
Breinigsville, PA 18031
610-395-4892

 

PLANNING/ZONING SECRETARY:

Upper Macungie Township is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Planning/Zoning Secretary. This position will serve as the secretary to the planning/zoning department and will be the first line of contact with the public. This position will entail a variety of duties such as, customer service, maintaining Township Records, assisting the public with the application process, recording of meeting minutes, reporting, scheduling, advertisement of public notices, and answering incoming phone calls.  The Secretary will work closely with the Director of Planning and Zoning and will coordinate and interact with other Township departments and officials as well as with the Township’s Zoning Hearing Board and Planning Commission.

This position requires a basic knowledge of State Regulations, Township Ordinances, The Right to Know Act, procedures and regulations for handling permits, and municipal government. Must be able to communicate effectively, possess great customer service, able to prepare letters and reports. The successful applicant shall have a minimum of one (1) year experience in municipal government, planning/zoning experienced preferred, possess strong computer skills and be willing to learn and maintain the Township’s project database system.

Applicants should send resume, cover letter, employment references & salary expectations to UMT, attn.: Greta Slifer, Human Resources Coord., 8330 Schantz Rd., Breinigsville, PA 18031 or email: hradmin@uppermac.org by July 1, 2016. EOE, Excellent benefits