Employment Opportunities

The Township employs both full-time and part-time employees as well as Administrative Interns and other contractual professionals. Openings are generally announced through advertisements in local newspapers, professional journals and/or on various websites, as well as on the Township's website.

Upon the announcement of a full-time employment opening, an applicant's Resume and Application needs to be submitted as directed in the job posting. 

Resumes and completed applications for college internships, and part-time work may be submitted at any time throughout the year. However, positions for Public Works and Recreation Department Summer Positions should be made on or before May 23 of each year. Applications for these positions are available at the Reception Desk in the Municipal Building or online

The Township of Upper St. Clair is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, sex, religion, national origin, race, color, political affiliation or handicap.



Department of Administration

Monday - Friday
8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Summer Hours
(Memorial Day - Labor Day)
7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

P. 412-831-9000
(ext. 219)

F. 412-831-9882

1820 McLaughlin Run Road, Upper St.Clair, PA 15241

Accessibility contact for the Township Buildings: Mr. Jeremy Lemley, Buildings/Grounds Administrator at 412.831.9000, ext. 266.

Full Time Positions

Equal Opportunity Employee



The Township of Upper St. Clair is accepting applications for the position of Public Works Mechanic. Position responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Operates a variety of hand, electric, and air-driven tools
  • Tests, service and repair vehicles and mechanical equipment
  • Repairs brake, engine, electrical, fuel, hydraulic, transmission, ignition, air, exhaust, axle assemblies and related systems.
  • Evaluates the status of mechanical equipment and vehicles, and perform or schedule needed repairs
  • Conducts analysis and inspections
  • Purchases equipment, parts, and supplies used for vehicle and mechanical system maintenance
  • Provides emergency field assistance
  • Parts & vehicle maintenance inventory
  • Maintains records and reports

Candidate must have current valid driver’s license and CDL driver’s license or acquire in the State of PA within 60 days; current PA Class 7 inspection license; minimum five (5) years’ experience in hydraulic repair of heavy duty trucks and off-road equipment; welding & fabricating and TIG welding; municipal/commercial mowing equipment repairs; fleet management programs and computer skills; manage parts inventory; and assist in all phases of municipal fleet operations.

Applications are available online or at the Township Municipal Building. Please send resume or completed application to: Township of Upper St. Clair, 1820 McLaughlin Run Road, Upper St. Clair, PA 15241, Attention: Human Resources Administrator.

No phone calls accepted. Equal Opportunity Employer.


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The Township of Upper St. Clair is accepting applications for a Staff Accountant. The Staff Accountant works in the Department of Finance, and performs a variety of complex accounting and financial activities to support all Township departments.

The ideal candidate:

  • Has extensive knowledge of GAAP, fund accounting, and governmental accounting principles and practices.
  • Communicates clearly, consistently, and effectively, both orally and in writing.
  • Is self-motivated and has considerable initiative.
  • Enjoys working in new software, and has financial software experience.
  • Embraces new challenges, ideas, and opportunities.

Qualified candidates will possess a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Business Administration or a related field with at least twelve credit hours in accounting coursework. Two years of progressively responsible governmental accounting or finance experience along with an Associate’s Degree could be substituted for the Bachelor’s degree.

This is a salaried position with an excellent benefit package including an employer retirement contribution. 

Click here to apply online

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Equal Opportunity Employer.




The Township of Upper St. Clair is now accepting applications for the position of Aquatics Coordinator for the Community & Recreation Center.This position works under the general supervision of the Aquatics Supervisor.The Aquatics Coordinator is responsible for the day-to-day operations of aquatic programs, water exercise and swim lesson instruction along with training all instructors.In addition, maintaining the aquatics facilities in a neat and orderly manner and generating membership sales through respected and innovative aquatic programs is also an important aspect of this position.This position entails resolving complaints, developing and implementing swim programs, creating revenue enhancement strategies through recreational programming and Coordinating special event activities.

A bachelor’s degree in a relevant field is required. Candidate must have 1+ years’ experience in Aquatics facility operations.Candidate must have supervising experience in recreation services and must be a Certified Lifeguard.WSI needs to be attained within six (6) months and WSIT within one (1) year of hire date.


The applicant must:

  • Have the ability to work days, evenings, week-ends and holidays as needed
  • Secure FBI Clearance, Child Abuse Clearance and Criminal Clearance upon hire
  • Have excellent written and oral communication and interpersonal skills
  • Be customer service oriented
  • Have a strong team attitude
  • Ability to deal with the public tactfully and courteously
  • Ability to speak fluent and clear English
  • Ability to work cooperatively with groups of all age levels and socio-economic backgrounds and other Township employees
  • Ability to supervise, lead and motivate program staff.

This is a salaried position with an excellent benefits package and requires flexible scheduling including nights, weekends and a rotational Manager-on-Duty shift.  Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Applications to take the test for the position of Police Officer are being accepted until 5:00 PM on Tuesday, July 23, 2019 at the offices of the South Hills Area chamber of Governments (SHACOG), 2600 Old Greentree Road, Carnegie, PA 15106, 412-429-1130.  Applications and instructions are available at the SHACOG office or online at www.shacog.com.        Completed applications are to be returned with a non-refundable fee of $50.00 only to the SHACOG office.  A physical agility test is scheduled for the morning of Saturday, August 10, 2019 with a written test to follow in the afternoon of that same day for those who pass the physical agility test.

No calls accepted.  Equal Opportunity Employer.




The Township of Upper St. Clair is accepting applications for an Administrative Intern.The successful applicant for the position will be expected to prepare presentations, reports and other written or visual material based on research and data collection needed for the Township.The intern reports to the Assistant Township Manager.

Desired education level: Those having graduated or nearing completion of their bachelor’s degree in public administration, political science, business management, or closely related field.

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No phone calls accepted.Equal Opportunity Employer.


Part Time Positions

Please send resume, completed Application for Employment (click here for Application) and salary history/requirement as directed in the job posting.  

Equal Opportunity Employer




The Community & Recreation Center is currently seeking lifeguards for the Summer 2019 Season.  All shifts are available: afternoon, evening and weekends.  Candidates must be certified in Lifeguard/CPR and First Aid.  Must be at least 16 to apply.  Equal Employment Opportunity

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Guest Relations is seeking energetic, creative, enthusiastic Associates to join the C&RC  Control Desk Team. This is a great position Part Time for any individual looking to make a significant impact in a great working environment. Responsibilities include but not limited to the following: Provide the highest level of customer service to members and prospective members. Scan membership ID's, update members accounts and answer phones. Maintain a workplace, front desk operations, basic sales. Seeking individuals with availability for various shifts: early morning, late closing and weekends. 



    We have an immediate need for Part Time Playroom Attendants for the Community & Recreation Center. Qualified candidates must be enthusiastic, creative, flexible and committed to providing quality care to infants and young children.  Must have some previous experience.


    • Mornings 8 am -12 pm
    • Evenings 4 pm-8:30 pm
    • Saturdays 8 am-12 pm

    Completed application to: Stop by the Community & Recreation Center during business hours.


      The Township of Upper St. Clair is seeking Personal Trainers and Barre Instructors for the Community & Recreation Center Fitness Department.  These positions are responsible for the creation and instruction of personal fitness training programs and Barre Sculpt classes for Community & Recreation Center customers & visitors.

      Requirements for Personal Trainers
      : 2+ years of personal training/instruction experience and related programming.  A nationally accredited training certification (ACSM, NASM, NSCA, ACE preferred) and current CPR/AED certification.  A degree in exercise science or wellness-related field is preferred but not required.

      Applicants for the above position must:
      •  Be available to work shifts and weekends
      •  Be customer service oriented
      •  Have a strong team attitude
      •  Possess exceptional communication skills
      •  Secure Child Abuse Clearance and Criminal Clearance upon hire 

      Completed application to: Stop by the Community & Recreation Center during business hours.

      No Phone Calls Please 
      Equal Opportunity Employer

      The C&RC Fitness Department is currently seeking part-time group exercise instructors. Candidates must hold current CPR and AED certification along with a nationally recognized group exercise certification.  

      Equal Opportunity Employer

      The C&RC Aquatics Department is currently seeking evening and/or weekend Swim Lesson Instructors. Candidates should be at least 16 years old, have some teaching experience, and be proficient in all strokes. Current WSI (Water Safety Instructor) certification preferred, but not necessary. Applicants who do not have a current WSI will be expected to obtain a certification within 6 months of hire. CPR and first aid required.

      Equal Opportunity Employer