The Mechanicsburg Borough Sewer Department is accepting resumes for the position of Assistant Superintendent. This “hands-on working Assistant Superintendent” will train for the position of Superintendent, who has announced retirement. The Superintendent is responsible for all facets of plant operations including staff supervision, maintenance projects, capital improvement projects and Regulatory Compliance and Reporting. The Superintendent directly handles administrative functions such as budgeting, industrial accounts billing and reports directly to the Borough Manager.  This is a salary position and requires non-traditional hours and the ability to respond to emergency call-outs after normal work hours.  The position initially will require rotating weekend shifts and on-call after hours.  Residency is not required, but a 30-minute emergency response time is mandatory.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • College degree in Environmental Sciences (e.g. Chemistry, Biology, Engineering)
  • PA Wastewater Operator Certification and experience in the wastewater field
  • Supervisory experience
  • Laboratory operation experience
  • Equipment maintenance experience
  • Communication, writing, and computer skills
  • Commercial Driver’s License


Submit resume to:

Borough of Mechanicsburg
Attn: Patrick Dennis, Borough Manager
36 W. Allen Street
Mechanicsburg, PA 17055