Job & Appointment Vacancies

Public Works Employee

Ben Avon Borough is filling full time position in the Department of Public Works.  No CDL required but candidate must have truck driving experience and must be able to handle an attached trailer.  Experience driving with snow plow and salt spreader is preferred and are important requirements of the job.  Experience in public works in general is preferred.  General carpentry and mechanical skills necessary to this critical position in a small crew.  Duties include but not limited to maintenance and repair of Borough facilities, infrastructure, parks, signs, emergency call outs, leaf collection and snow removal.  Position may, at times, require working more than 8 consecutive hours per day and/or forty hours per week.  Position will require 24 hours on-call availability particularly during winter months for snow removal. Candidate must be able to work in outside weather conditions all times of the year, must be able to drive a manual transmission and have a valid PA driver’s license.  Additional skill sets (concrete finishing, storm/sanitary sewer construction, electrical wiring knowledge, welding, backhoe operation, landscaping, grading) are desired but not required. We offer competitive wage and benefits to employees.  Position will be paid on an hourly basis, 40 hours per week, Monday through Friday, 7 AM to 3:30 PM.  Applicants will be subject to background check, drug test, strength test and a physical.  The Borough of Ben Avon is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Please complete this DPW Application or for pickup during business hours Monday through Thursday 8:00 a.m. – 4 p.m.  Due to COVID restrictions, please call the office at (412) 766-7704 to schedule a pickup.  Application pickups can also be arranged by calling Ben Avon Public Works Foreman, Dale Regrut, at (412) 761-5311.

Public Works Temporary Help

Ben Avon Borough is seeking applicants for temporary employment in the public works department.  Applicants must be in good physical condition to handle challenging outdoor work.  They must also agree to a background check.  A driver’s license with a clean driving record is a plus.  Ben Avon is an EOE.

Please complete this DPW Application or pickup at the Ben Avon Borough Office, 7101 Church Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA  15202 during business hours Monday, Wednesday and Thursday 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. and Tuesday 11:30 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.   Please call the office at 412 766 7707 to schedule a pickup.  Application pickups can also be arranged by calling Ben Avon Public Works Foreman, Dale Regrut, at 412-761-5311.

Avonworth Municipal Authority Volunteer

Ben Avon is looking for a few good residents to serve as Non-voting members of the Avonworth Municipal Authority – The AMA is the overseeing authority for the Avonworth Community Park which provides a variety of recreational and social amenities to the five communities within the Avonworth district. There are several committee opportunities to be involved with including the Pool committee, Maintenance, Public Relations, Facilities, etc. For more information on the AMA and Park opportunities, visit https://www.avonworthcommunitypark.org/avonworth-municipal-authority.

If you are interested in donating your time and services, please contact the Ben Avon Borough office at benavon@benavon.com or (412) 766-7704.