In 1832 the postal address of New Hanover was called “Swamp Churches.” The village had a Lutheran church, a German Reformed church, a post office, a tanyard, 2 taverns, 2 stores, and 8 dwellings.


Employment Opportunities

WASTEWATER TREATMENT FACILITY OPERATOR III (TRAINING POSITION) -  New Hanover Township Authority, Montgomery County, PA seeks a motivated individual to serve as its Wastewater Operator III.  This successful candidate will be responsible for a variety of tasks required to ensure proper operation and maintenance of the WWTP facilities and collection system.  Candidate must possess both mechanical and electrical aptitude.  Previous wastewater experience is desirable but will train candidate that meets the other job requirements as described in job description located on the township website.  FT, 40 hrs/wk with OT required when needed.  Participate in on-call, weekend and holiday rotation.  Must be able to perform manual labor and lift 80 lbs.  Must pass drug/alcohol/physical exam.  EOE.   Click here for the full application and job description.  Candidates need to fill out and complete an employment application and email it to Brian Staehle at  Applications will be accepted until position is filled.