Any positions that are available within the Township will be posted to this page. In order to be fully considered for any positions, please follow the application instructions carefully. You will be notified of receipt of your application and notification will be given regarding potential interviews for any listed positions. Applications are kept in the township files for six months.
You can download our job application or stop by the Palmer Township Municipal Office for an application.
Palmer Township is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Land Use Planner
Palmer Township seeks full-time Land Use Planner. Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in urban, regional, or land use planning or related field and minimum 1-2 years municipal planning experience required. GIS experience desired. Position requires excellent communication, research, analytical, organization skills. Ideal candidate has strong knowledge of municipal planning procedures. Must have working knowledge of PA Municipal Planning Code and ability to understand and follow Township subdivision/land development and zoning ordinances. Primary responsibilities include reviewing subdivision/land development applications and managing ongoing development projects; assisting in preparation of land use planning policies and procedures; providing advice and recommendations to the Planning Commission and Board of Supervisors. Resumes must be received by the Township no later than November 11, 2022. Email response encouraged to firstname.lastname@example.org., or mail to: Human Resources, Palmer Township, 3 Weller Place, Palmer, PA 18045. Palmer Township is an EOE.
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Shade Tree Commission Vacancy
Palmer Township is looking for volunteers to fill a vacancy on our Shade Tree Commission. This Commission provides guidance and information on the location, health and safety of all shade trees located in and along all township lands, roads, and right-of-ways. Ideal candidates should have a background, interest or experience in trees, landscaping, or similar fields, and would need to be available for evening meetings on the fourth Monday of the month. If you are interested, please send a resume and letter of interest to email@example.com