Borough of Milton Official Website

Milton is a borough in Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, on the Susquehanna River, 50 miles (80 km) north of Harrisburg. Settled in 1770, it was incorporated in 1817, and is governed by a charter that was revised in 1890. Formerly, its extensive manufacturing plants included car and woodworking machinery shops, rolling, flour, knitting, planing, and saw mills; washer, nut, and bolt works; and furniture, shoe, couch, nail, fly net, bamboo novelty, and paper-box factories. In 1900, 6,175 people lived in Milton. In 1940, 8,313 people lived here. The population was 6,650 at the 2000 census.

Milton is home to major industries that provide significant employment to the region. Those industries together with a strong commercial trade and residential properties provide an exceptional quality of life.

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Job Opening
Borough of Milton
Public Works Department 

The Borough of Milton has an immediate opening in the Public Works Department.  This position is a full-time unionized position regularly scheduled Monday through Friday with regularly scheduled Saturdays on an as-needed basis.  This position is offered with a competitive wage rate and a generous fringe benefit package including hospitalization, major medical, and pension. 

Requirements include:  5 years minimum experience; Trade School Training acceptable; must be a high school graduate; Class A CDL License;  must have a good working knowledge of backhoes, front-end loaders, and related equipment.  Experience with building construction, trenching work, and ameisite would be very helpful. 

Applications and job descriptions are available at the Borough Hall, 2 Filbert Street, Milton, Pa. 17847. 

The Borough will not accept phone inquiries nor will we mail applications or job descriptions, they must be picked up at the Borough Hall Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. through 3:00 p.m. 

All applications, along with resumes including verifiable work experience, shall be received at the Borough Hall no later than 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 31, 2018.

 This position has a required 720 hour probationary period.

 Milton Borough is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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