Current Job Openings

Clerical Support Position

Applicants will be responsible for customer service duties including; answering phones, taking payments, handling day to day office duties, and other duties as assigned. Applicants must be available Monday through Wednesday from 8:30 pm to 4:30 pm. Applicants must submit a general employment application and all necessary paperwork to be considered. Employment packets (available on the Employment page of the Borough Website) will be accepted through November 5th, 2019.

Maintenance & Janitorial Worker

The Borough of Mechanicsburg is seeking a Janitorial Maintenance person. The duties shall include cleaning, painting and other maintenance responsibilities at the Borough Office and at the public parks and other facilities within the Borough of Mechanicsburg. The work schedule will be Tuesday through Saturday from 7 AM to 3 PM. During the summer season, the hours will be adjusted to 6 AM to 2 PM. This employee may be assigned to help with leaf pick up and snow removal as required to maintain staffing levels for the Highway Department. This full-time position will pay $15 per hour to start. The position includes a full benefit package.  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Applications can be found by clicking the adjacent link on this page.

 Public Works Maintenance – Compost Site

The Borough of Mechanicsburg is seeking a full time Maintenance worker with equipment operation experience and a Class B CDL license to join our Public Works maintenance team.  The full-time position is a Monday through Friday, 7 AM to 3 PM, with summer hours of 6 AM to 2 PM. The job responsibilities include the operation of the Joint Compost facility in coordination with Silver Spring Township. The successful applicant would work with the Borough Highway Department during leaf collection and snow removal and other projects, as needed. Good communication and time management skills, mechanical ability, basic computer skills and be able to work independently are required. Prior Management experience preferred. Salary will be determined based on experience. The position includes a full benefit package.  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Application packets are available by clicking the adjacent link on this page.

Police Officer

Mechanicsburg Police Department is now accepting applications for a Patrol Officer. Applications can be downloaded from the link on this page. There is a $50.00 non-refundable fee required with your application. Requirements: 21 years of age, U.S. citizen, valid operator’s license, High School Diploma/GED, PA Act 120 certification prior to date of hire. Application packets are available by clicking the link on this page. Application return deadline is November 8, 2019 at 4:30 pm.

Crossing Guards

School Crossing Guards assist students across major highways in the Borough both before and after school.  This position requires you to be able to stand for an extended period of time and one crossing involves walking with the students for several blocks.

Park Security Officers

The Mechanicsburg Police Department is looking for individuals interested in being Park Security Officers, Community Service Officers or School Crossing Guards.  All these positions will require a criminal background check and a child abuse clearance.

Park Security and Community Service Officer positions are normally filled by Criminal Justice Students or others looking for a career in Law Enforcement.  Park Security Officers work evenings and weekends from April to November in the Borough’s Parks.  Community Service Officers work from 7am to 5pm Monday through Saturday and assist the Police Officers with their daily duties.

Anyone that needs additional information on any of these positions or an application for Crossing Guard should contact Chief Margaret Myers at

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