Road Department Laborer (Regular Full-Time)

Plainfield Township (Northampton County) is seeking a full-time Road Department Laborer, whose work involves the operation of equipment and the performance of manual work in the care of Township owned and maintained roads and property. The employee also performs maintenance and repair jobs on automobiles, trucks and other Plainfield Township road and property maintenance equipment.

Possession of a valid Commonwealth of Pennsylvania-issued Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) Class A or B motor vehicle operator’s license is required. This employee is required to submit to drug and alcohol testing in accordance with USDOT CDL Drug and Alcohol Testing Requirements and as per the existing Plainfield Township policy, as amended. This position has a six (6) month probationary period.

Road Department employees are required to be available to be called out for emergency work outside of normal working hours any time of day or night, year-round, regardless of weather conditions. Must be willing to work weekends when assigned or called out for emergency work.

Wages and benefits will be as provided by the Township and/or as negotiated between the Township and the Union.

A copy of the full Job Description is available at the Plainfield Township website. Applications will be accepted on an ongoing basis by the Township. Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to Plainfield Township, 6292 Sullivan Trail, Nazareth, PA 18064 ATTN: Tom Petrucci, Township Manager or email to

Plainfield Township is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity pursuant to Title VII of the 1964 Civil Rights Act as amended by the Equal Opportunity Act of 1972 and the Pennsylvania Human Relations Act. In the administration of this policy, the Township does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, sex, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, marital or political status, civil union status, atypical heredity, cellular or blood trait, genetic information, disability, liability for service in the United States armed forces, and/or any other characteristic protected by law.



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