Employment

Planning & Zoning Administrative Assistant

Upper Makefield Township is accepting applications for a full time Administrative Assistant in the Planning & Zoning Dept, $16-$19/hr DOQ. Positive public presentation & interpersonal skills, advanced computer & minute-taking skills essential. Attendance at 1-2 evening meetings per month required. GIS knowledge a plus.
Applications accepted only on Township employment application form, available at www.uppermakefield.org or at the Municipal Building, 1076 Eagle Rd, Newtown, PA. Send to Township Manager David R. Nyman, 1076 Eagle Rd, Newtown, PA 18940 or manager@uppermakefield.org. Applications due Nov 16, 2018.
The Township is an EOE.

Township Manager

Upper Makefield Township, (population 8,190) seeks a dynamic individual to serve as the community’s next Township Manager. Located in historic Bucks County, Upper Makefield is a community with a strong history of environmental and historic preservation. Appointed by a 5-member Board of Supervisors, the Township Manager oversees the day-to-day operation of the local government, manages a $16 million budget, and implements policy established by the elected Board. Successful candidate will have proven administrative skills in budgeting and financial management, personnel management, human resources and collective bargaining; will be a team-oriented leader with strong communication and interpersonal skills; and will be able to interact effectively with a wide variety of stakeholders, including a highly-engaged citizenry. Municipal experience preferred. A Degree in Public Management/equivalent experience desired. Forward cover letter, resume and three professional references to: David R. Nyman, Township Manager, Upper Makefield Township Board of Supervisors, 1076 Eagle Road, Newtown, PA 18940. Position available until filled.

Employment Application

Upper Makefield Township is committed to providing equal opportunity employment opportunities and complies with all state and federal nondiscrimination laws.