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East Penn Township, Carbon Co., is accepting applications for a full-time road crew employee. Duties include but are not limited to repair, upgrade, and maintenance of roads; parks and grounds; operate tools and equipment; and snow removal. Applicant must have a combination of education and experience necessary to perform public works related duties, ability to lift at least 50 pounds and can withstand being outdoors for extended periods of time. A valid PA driver’s license, CDL class B is required. Must pass pre-employment and random drug testing. Benefits available after a 90-day probationary period. Applications and job description is available at or can be obtained at 167 Municipal Rd., Lehighton, PA 18235. Mon-Fri from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM. EOE.

Jillyan A. Sterling


East Penn Township

Road Crew Worker Position


This position requires a wide variety of work involving but not limited to the maintenance of East Penn Township property and street system. This position reports to the Roadmaster and in his absence the Road foreman, the Key Supervisor of Roads or Key Supervisor of Equipment.


Physical Standards:

1. Individual must possess a valid PA driver’s license. A commercial driver’s license (CDL B) is required.

2. Individual must be able to lift at least 50 pounds.

3. Individual must be able to follow written and oral directions.

4. Individual must possess routine knowledge of vehicle and equipment operation methods.

5. Individual must be able to work outdoors for extended periods of time.

6. Individual must be able to drive and/or operate vehicles and equipment for an extended period of    time.

7. Individual must be able to operate the Township’s small tools and equipment.

8. Individual must be able to climb ladders.

9. Individual must be part of the PSATS CDL Random Drug Testing Program.


Examples of Work:

1. Manual labor.

2. Operate Township heavy equipment and vehicles.

3. Paving and patching streets and related work.

4. Cleaning clogged storm sewers.

5. Snow plowing.

6. Routine and preventative maintenance of Township vehicles and equipment.

7. Mowing grass and related work.

8. Additional duties may be assigned from time to time.


The Parks Commission is always in need of volunteers and anyone looking for community service. Please contact the office for more information at 570.386.5735

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