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The first fire company in New Hanover was the “Fagleysville Fire Company” established about 1920 - it burned soon thereafter.

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Employment Opportunities


LIFEGUARDS – Hickory Park Pool in New Hanover Township, Montgomery County, PA seeks motivated individuals to serve as seasonal lifeguards for the upcoming summer.  The hourly rate is $9.00 an hour for a certified lifeguard.  New Hanover Township is willing to pay for the American Red Cross or YMCA lifeguard training course for the successful uncertified candidates, but the hourly rate will be $8.00 an hour.  The successful candidates will be responsible for a variety of tasks required to ensure the safety and welfare of members at the pool which includes prevention of accidents, lifesaving, and assistance with the concession stand.  Candidates must possess a current certification in Lifeguard Training and Community First Aid and Safety from the American Red Cross, YMCA, or other recognized agency-offering instruction in aquatics at the start of employment.  Candidates must possess a current certification by the American Red Cross in CPR for the Professional Rescuer.  Candidates must be at least sixteen years of age at the start of employment.  Previous swim instructor and lifeguarding experience is desired, but not mandatory.  Must pass drug/alcohol/physical exam.  Candidates need to fill out and complete an employment application and email it to Shelly Sallade at ssallade@newhanover-pa.org. 

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HEAD LIFEGUARD – Hickory Park Pool in New Hanover Township, Montgomery County, PA seeks a motivated individual to serve as a seasonal head lifeguard for the upcoming summer.  The hourly rate is $11.00 an hour.  The successful candidate will be responsible for overseeing the Hickory Park Swimming Pool and providing work direction to staff while on duty.  In addition, the successful candidate will be responsible for a variety of tasks required to ensure the safety and welfare of members at the pool which includes prevention of accidents, lifesaving, and assistance with the concession stand.  The candidate must possess a current certification in Lifeguard Training and Community First Aid and Safety from the American Red Cross, YMCA, or other recognized agency-offering instruction in aquatics.  The candidate must possess a current certification by the American Red Cross in CPR for the Professional Rescuer.  The candidate must be at least sixteen years of age at the start of employment.  Previous swim instructor and lifeguarding experience is desired, but not mandatory.  Must pass drug/alcohol/physical exam.  Candidates need to fill out and complete an employment application and email it to Shelly Sallade at ssallade@newhanover-pa.org. 

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WASTEWATER TREATMENT FACILITY OPERATOR III (TRAINING POSITION) (MUNICIPAL AUTHORITY) -  New Hanover Township , Montgomery County, PA seeks a motivated individual to serve as a Wastewater Operator III within the Authority.  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 bstaehle@newhanover-pa.org.  Applications will be accepted until position is filled.

LABORER II (PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT) -  New Hanover Township , Montgomery County, PA seeks a motivated individual to serve a Laborer II within the Public Works Department.  This successful candidate will be responsible to perform extensive, strenuous manual labor relating to the maintenance and repair of roads, buildings, parks, vehicles and other property.  FT, 40 hrs/wk with OT required when needed.  Must be able to perform manual labor and lift 80 lbs.  Must possess a valid Pennsylvania Commercial Class B Driver’s License.  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 Jay Kowal at jkowal@newhanover-pa.org.  Applications will be accepted until position is filled.