Employment Opportunities


Click HERE for the South Whitehall Township Employee Application


Seasonal Public Works Employees – OPEN! – APPLY NOW!

The South Whitehall Township Department of Public Works is looking for seasonal workers to provide a wide variety of semi-skilled manual tasks and operation of light equipment.  Perform basic grounds maintenance and repair of park amenities, structures, playgrounds and other equipment.  The position will also perform general manual labor digging ditches, weeding, mowing, raking and edging of turf areas, cutting brush, pruning trees and shrubs, removing obstacles from roadway and adjacent areas.  Performs simple manual work connected with patching and repairing of streets, street construction and maintenance.  Operate light equipment such as lawnmowers, pick-up trucks and other powered tools.  Performs cleaning and restocking of park restrooms, empty trash receptacles and pick up litter.  Other duties as assigned by the immediate supervisor.

Must be at least 18 years of age and have a valid PA drivers license. Application deadline is Friday, April 24, 2020.  Interested applicants should email info@southwhitehall.com (ATTN: Director of Township Operations) a completed application.


Playground Counselor – OPEN! – APPLY NOW!

South Whitehall Township is seeking applications for Summer Playground Program Counselors.  Counselors will report directly to their Playground Supervisor and will be responsible for leading a schedule of diverse programs consisting of competitive and non-competitive recreation activities.  Activities may include: sports, games, team building, arts and crafts, environmental education and special events.  Counselors are expected to keep all program participants active and engaged from 9:00am – 3:00pm (M-F).  The program will run from Monday, June 17 – Friday, August 9.

Applicants must be at least 17 years of age.  Application deadline is Friday, May 8, 2020.  Interested applicants should email info@southwhitehall.com (ATTN: Parks and Recreation Manager)


Certified Lifeguards – CLOSED

Interested applicants should email info@southwhitehall.com (ATTN: Park and Recreation Manager).  The Swim and Gym Program runs on Sundays (1-5 pm) from January to March at Parkland High School.