Becoming an employee of the City of Pittston means becoming part of the team that is leading our region’s resurgence. It means doing important, significant work that directly affects the lives of more than 7,600 residents. As an employee of the City, you’ll join a staff of people who love Pittston City and are committed to serving the people with whom we share this great City.
Current Employment Opportunities
PART-TIME POLICE OFFICER
The City of Pittston is accepting applications for the position of Part-Time Police Officer. Applicants must have Act 120 certification and a valid PA driver’s license. Verification of credentials and a background check are a part of the hiring process. Applications may be obtained at Pittston City Hall, 35 Broad Street, Pittston, PA 18640, Monday-Friday 9am to 4pm. EOE.
- Be 18 years of age
- Be a U.S. citizen in good standing
- Be able to read, write and speak the English language
- Be a high school graduate or possess a GED
- Possess current Pennsylvania Act 120 Certidication
- Valid Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Driver’s License
- Must be physically and mentally fit to perform the full duties of a police officer
Part-Time Laborer—Streets & Sanitation
The City of Pittston is now accepting applications for the position of Part-Time Laborer for the Departments of Streets & Sanitation. Hours are variable but typically begin at 5:30am or 7:00am Monday-Friday at a wage of $14.63 per hour. Part-time staff are typically scheduled for 28 hours per week but occasional additional hours are required as conditions require.
The primary duties of this position include, but are not limited to: streetside collection of garbage and recycling and collection of yard waste/leaves; other duties include maintenance of roadways, street signs and sanitary/storm sewers; wee-whacking/grass mowing/brush cutting; maintenance of vehicles/equipment, parks & public property. Applicants must be able to pick up 50lbs; perform repetitive collection; ride on platforms on a moving vehicle; work outdoors in all types of weather; demonstrate experience in working safely in traffic and around heavy equipment and be able to work well with a team of co-workers.
Applications are available at Pittston City Hall, 35 Broad St, Pittston, PA 18640, Monday to Friday 9am-4pm. Applications are subject to criminal background check and valid PA driver’s license preferred. The City of Pittston is an Equal Opportunity Employer.