Current Job Openings

Certified Lifeguards

The Mechanicsburg Community Pool needs lifeguards for the 2019 summer pool season.  The pool is open from May 25th through august 18th.  If you enjoy being outside and working with children, this is the job for you.   Interested applicants can email Sara at the Borough Office at

Applications should be completed and returned with all proper certification to the Borough Office, 36 West Allen Street, Mechanicsburg PA 17055 or e-mailed to


Seasonal Park Maintenance

The Borough is looking for a few good people to work in our public parks for the 2019 summer season.  The work hours are 6 AM to 2 PM, about 25 hours per week.  Days and times vary dependent upon weather conditions and work required.  Applicants should be able to work outside, lift at least 50 lbs. and be able to do general maintenance and janitorial duties as assigned.  To apply please complete the application below and send it to the Borough Officer, 36 West Allen Street, Mechanicsburg PA 17055 or e-mail  Hours will begin in April and continue through September.


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

Applications for Park Security and Community Service Officers are available to be printed.

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