Springfield Township

Employment Opportunities

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You may apply for the opportunities listed below by clicking on the desired job posting and following the application instructions in each notice. Check back here regularly for information regarding employment opportunities with Springfield Township.

Current Opportunities:

Director of Planning & Zoning

DIRECTOR OF PLANNING AND ZONING – Springfield Township (population 19,709), Montgomery County, PA seeks a highly organized and qualified individual to fill the position of Director of Planning and Zoning.

This is an exempt position that reports directly to the Township Manager and is responsible for directing and supervising all planning, zoning, subdivision, land use, permitting, and code enforcement activities. The position supervises all full, part-time, and contracted staff in the community development department. The employee also serves as the staff liaison to the Planning Commission and Zoning Hearing Board.

The Township is looking for an employee who can communicate effectively, plan and prioritize multiple projects, work collaboratively in a team setting, solve complex problems, act in accordance with regulatory standards, and demonstrate a high level of public service. Candidates should have: (1) a bachelor’s degree in community development, public administration, planning, and/or another applicable field of study; (2) 3-5 years of experience in municipal government. The successful candidate will be required to obtain their Pennsylvania Building Code Official certification within six months of employment.

Actual salary will be based on experience/qualifications and comes with an excellent benefits package. The anticipated start date is December 2019.  Application information and forms are available online at as well as at the Springfield Township office (1510 Paper Mill Road, Wyndmoor, PA 19038). Send cover letter, resume, and salary history/expectations to Applicants may also apply in person or mail application forms to the Springfield Township office. Deadline is 4:00 pm on Friday November 8, 2019. Equal Opportunity Employer.


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Springfield Township
1510 Paper Mill Road
Wyndmoor, PA 19038

215-836-7600 (Telephone)
215-836-7180 (Fax)

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