Township Job Postings



Union Township, Berks County, PA is seeking candidates for the position of Township Manager-Secretary/Treasurer.  Union is a second-class Township with a population of 3,505 and an annual budget for all funds of $2.285 million.  Additional information is available on the Township website at 


The Township Manager is the Chief Administrative Officer of the Township, appointed by a three (3) member Board of Supervisors. The Manager is responsible for the general oversight and day to day Township operations, which includes full management responsibility, leadership, and accountability for all Township areas, including: Administration, Finance, Human Resources, Planning, Zoning and Code Enforcement, Public Works, Recreation and Municipal Authority.


Work involves supervising, directing and coordinating all activities of the Township to ensure operations are in conformance with policy directives, rules, regulations, and the Pennsylvania Second Class Township Code, as well as providing excellent municipal services. The Manager attends all meetings of the Board of Supervisors and, as required, other governmental authorities and volunteer committees.


Qualified candidates should have a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college/university in public or business administration, finance, planning, or related field. A minimum of five (5) years of direct experience as a township manager or assistant manager/senior executive, with experience in planning, organizing, and directing administrative, operational services and municipal finance administration or an equivalent combination of education and qualifying experience; five (5) years of supervisory experience; excellent oral and written communication, relationship building and leadership skills, long range financial planning and budgeting, and must be proficient with current technology.  Must have, or ability to obtain, a valid Pennsylvania driver’s license.


Competitive compensation and benefits package available.  Send cover letter and resume, including salary requirements with all included in one attachment to managerut@unionberks.orgDeadline is noon, March 16, 2020.


Union Township is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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Equipment "For Sale" Postings

The Township currently has a 1998 Ford Sterling Dump Truck w/Plow & Spreader for Sale

Please click below to see the listing on Municibid to make a bid on this equipment.  This will run through 4:00 pm, March 12, 2020.


1445 East Main Street

Douglassville, PA 19518

610-582-3769 or 610-385-3769

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