Employment

Part-Time Code Enforcement Officer

Catawissa Borough is seeking a qualified applicant for a Part-Time Code Enforcement Officer. Qualified applicants must have excellent communication skills, proficiency with computers, and a valid driver’s license with good driving record and code enforcement experience. An employment policy is available at the Catawissa Borough Hall. Starting wage will depend on qualifications. Please submit an application or resume at Catawissa Borough Hall 307 Main St. Catawissa PA 17820 or cataboro@catawissaboro.com by Friday January 4, 2019.

 

Connie M. Cole

Borough Secretary

 

Part-Time Borough Manager

The Borough of Catawissa is currently accepting resumes for the position of Part-time Borough Manager. Duties would include management and administration of the Borough and employees. Minimum qualifications are: a degree from an accredited college or university in Public Administration or Business Administration preferred, but not limited to, or experience in the administration/management of a business or a public agency, or any equivalent combination of education and experience.

Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience. Job description and hiring policy may be picked up at the Borough Office. Resumes will be accepted in person at the Borough Office, 307 Main Street Catawissa, PA 17820 or by email at cataboro@catawissaboro.com by 4:00 p.m. January 31, 2019. EOE

Connie M. Cole

Borough Secretary

 

APPOINTMENT:  Civil Service Commission Vacancy

Catawissa Borough is seeking to appoint a borough resident to be a member of the Civil Service Commission whose duties are to prescribe, amend and enforce rules and regulations governing police appointments, promotions and hold appeal hearings on disciplinary actions and dismissals, when appropriate.  Catawissa Borough residents that are interested in serving the unexpired term that ends in January 2021, please send letters of interest to Catawissa Borough, 307 Main Street, Catawissa, PA  17820 by 4:30 p.m. Monday, December 31st, 2018.

Catawissa Borough Council will consider an appointment for the vacancy at a public meeting to be held on Monday January 7, 2018, 6:30 p.m. at the Catawissa Community Center 319 Pine St. Catawissa, PA 17820.

Connie Cole

Borough Secretary

 

Emergency Management Coordinator

The Catawissa Borough is looking for an Emergency Management Coordinator. This position is responsible for developing preparedness and resiliency within the borough through prevention, mitigation, preparedness, response, and recovery. The EM Coordinator is expected to collaborate and coordinate with diverse internal and external resources to develop effective emergency plans and procedures, event plans, and business continuity plans. This position is designed to serve as frontline representative of Emergency Management to the Borough of Catawissa.

This position requires someone who is able to respond during emergency situations at any time. The successful candidate will be innovative self-starter who can work independently to complete projects. This position requires that you operate a motor vehicle as a part of your job duties. A valid driver’s license and successful completion of all required certifications and training within 15 months will be required in addition to standard background check.

Letters of interest will be accepted through December 31, 2018 at The Catawissa Borough Hall 307 Main Street, Catawissa, Pennsylvania.

 

Connie M. Cole

Borough Secretary

 

 

APPOINTMENT:  Zoning Hearing Board Vacancy

Catawissa Borough is seeking to fill a vacancy on its Zoning Hearing Board that will occur on January 1, 2019.  The appointment is for a three year term.  While the individual needs no prior experience, a willingness to familiarize oneself with the borough zoning ordinances and related Pennsylvania municipal regulations would be beneficial.

The individual cannot be a current holder of an elected and/or appointed office or position within the borough.  The individual cannot be a borough employee. The individual must be a resident of the borough.

The Zoning Hearing Board meets on an as needed basis to conduct hearings and make decisions related to borough zoning issues that include variances, special exceptions, validity uses, non-conforming uses, and procedural appeals.

Letters of interest will be accepted through 4 p.m. on December 31, 2018. The Catawissa Council will consider an appointment for the vacancy at a public meeting to be held on January 7, 2018, 6:30 p.m. at The Catawissa Community Center 319 Pine Street, Catawissa, Pennsylvania.

 

Connie M. Cole

Borough Secretary