Moon Township Pennsylvania • 1000 Beaver Grade Road, Moon Township, PA 15108 • 412.262.1700

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Employment Opportunities



Employment Opportunities

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Seasonal



Seasonal Laborer

The Township of Moon is accepting applications for Seasonal Laborers with the Public Works Department. Employees in this classification are asked to perform various tasks including grass mowing, trash collecting, building maintenance, road maintenance and parks maintenance. Work hours will be from 7:00am. to 3:30pm, Monday through Friday. Weekend and Holiday work may be required. Must be at least 18 years of age and possess a valid PA Driver’s license.

Applications can be obtained by clicking HERE or may be picked up at the Moon Township Municipal Building.There is no closing date and applications will be received until six applicants have successfully completed the application process. Completed applications are to be submitted to the Township of Moon, 1000 Beaver Grade Road, Moon Township, Pa 15108. Attention: Assistant Township Manager, Jeffrey Ziegler. Applications may also be submitted electronically to: jziegler@moontwp.us. No phone calls accepted.



Full-time



Part-Time Receptionist – Senior Connection

The Township of Moon is accepting applications for the position of Part-Time Receptionist with the Senior Connection program. Duties include performing routine clerical, secretarial and administrative work such as answering telephones. The successful candidate will be able to work with diplomacy and tact in welcoming the public and when performing duties. Must be very familiar with Microsoft Office

The successful candidate will have a high school diploma with a minimum of two years of related experience in an administrative capacity that demonstrates effective communication skills, computer fluency, accurate record keeping and a strong commitment to public service. Must have flexible hours and ability to work up to 29 hours a week.

Interested candidates are to submit resume, cover letter, and completed Township Employment Application to the Township of Moon, 1000 Beaver Grade Road, Moon Township, Pa 15108. Attention: Assistant Township Manager, Jeffrey Ziegler. Applications may also be submitted electronically to: jziegler@moontwp.us and will be accepted until the position is filled

Moon Township Employment Applications can be obtained by clicking HERE or can be picked up at the Moon Township Municipal Building.

The Receptionist job description can be viewed by clicking HERE

Communications Director

Moon Township, Allegheny Co., PA, current population of 25,000 is seeking an individual for the position of Communications Director. This position coordinates and executes the communications strategy for Moon Township. This individual serves as the primary copywriter for Moon Township and strives to increase the visibility of Moon Township by communicating across a variety of mediums, including television, print, website and social media. The Township’s primary audiences include current and potential residents, visitors, businesses and developers.

The Communications Director must be able to coordinate, print and online communications, write and generate content for press releases, websites, newsletters, brochures and other informational materials, and work with all Township departments to ensure that program and event information is communicated in a timely and consistent manner. This individual will have the ability to effectively communicate, both orally and in writing, to a variety of constituencies, possess strong interpersonal and organizational skills, be comfortable undertaking on-camera roles for MCA-TV when requested and have the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously. The successful candidate will have a bachelor’s degree in public relations, journalism, communications or related field from an accredited college or university and 1-2 years of related experience in public relations, journalism or related field. A valid Pennsylvania Driver’s License is required. The position is full-time.

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, references, salary history and completed Moon Township Employment Application to Jeffrey Ziegler, Assistant Township Manager, Township of Moon, 1000 Beaver Grade Road, Moon Township, PA 15108. Applications may also be submitted electronically to: jziegler@moontwp.us and will be accepted until the position is filled

Moon Township Employment Applications can be obtained by clicking HERE or can be picked up at the Moon Township Municipal Building.

A complete job description for the position of Communications Director is available by clicking HERE..



Public Works Director

Deadline: Friday July 22, 2022

Position Summary

Director of Public Works – Moon Township (pop. 25,500) is a suburb of Pittsburgh, a second-class Township governed by a five-member Board of Supervisors that covers 24.12 square miles in Allegheny County, PA. The Township provides municipal and infrastructure services to one of the premier communities in all of western Pennsylvania.

This is newly created Director position that that will be part of a professional management team consisting of two Assistant Directors and an Administrative Assistant. The Director will help to recruit for one of the next Assistant Directors. The Department is responsible for oversight and management of the first-rate parks system, roads, fleet maintenance, facilities, signals and storm system. There are 74.63 miles of streets and highways, a mix of owned and leased vehicles, new and historic parks and a well-managed storm sewer system. The Assistant Director who currently oversees facilities and signals will be a tremendous asset for the next Director, as will the current Administrative Assistant. The Director and their team will prepare and monitor an approximate $3 million General Fund, $2 million Stormwater Fund, $1 million Liquid Fuels Fund and a $1.5 million Capital budget. This is an exciting Director position that will have the opportunity to develop a Public Works department that is ready for a new structure and leadership of its operation.

Qualifications

A bachelor’s degree in business or public administration or civil engineering from a recognized college or university, plus a minimum of five (5) years of progressively responsible public works or construction related administration experience including at least two (2) years in a supervisory capacity, or an equivalent combination of education and qualifying experience.

The salary range for the Director is $85,000-$105,000 plus an excellent benefit package.

How to Apply

To apply, submit a cover letter and resume with salary history in one document to Jason Dailey at Jason@DaileyOperationConsulting.com. This position is open until filled, with the first review of applicants no later than July 22, 2022.



Public Works Laborer

The Township of Moon is accepting applications for the position of Laborer with the Department of Public Works.

Persons employed in this classification perform duties of a complex, diverse and strenuous nature. The ability to undertake heavy physical labor such as shoveling asphalt or aggregate material, lifting up to 100 pounds of sacked materials, storm sewer installation, asphalt installation, carpentry, masonry and equipment maintenance is required. Persons in this classification shall have the expertise to operate all Township owned vehicles and equipment.

High school diploma or GED, a minimum of five (5) years’ experience as a skilled laborer in the municipal public works field or heavy highway construction industry and possession of a PA Commercial Driver’s License is required.

Applicants will also be required to submit to an Independent Functional Capacity Evaluation and pre-employment drug screening and background check.

This position includes weekend, holiday and regular workday extended hours.

This is a Union position with salary based on the Collective Bargaining Agreement. Excellent benefit package including paid vacations and holidays.

Applications can be obtained by clicking HERE or may be picked up at the Moon Township Municipal Building.

The Public Works Laborer job description can be viewed by clicking HERE.

There is no closing date and applications will be received until the position is filled. Completed applications are to be submitted to the Township of Moon, 1000 Beaver Grade Road, Moon Township, Pa 15108. Attention: Assistant Township Manager, Jeffrey Ziegler. Applications may also be submitted electronically to: jziegler@moontwp.us. No phone calls accepted.





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Contact Information

Municipal Building
1000 Beaver Grade Road
Moon Township, PA 15108
412.262.1700


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