Ross Township adheres to all federal, state and local laws regarding equal employment opportunity. We provide equal opportunities for all employees and applicants for employment without regard to sex, age, race, religion, national origin, citizenship status, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, or any service, past, present, or future, in the uniformed services of the United States.

It is the responsibility of everyone in management to ensure that equal consideration be given to all applicants and employees in personnel actions, which include recruiting and hiring, selection for training, promotion, demotion, discipline, rates of pay or other compensation, transfer, layoff, recalls, and terminations. This policy extends to all Township facilities and participation in all Township functions. The Township expects all employees to obey to the equal opportunity policy. 

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Openings

The Township is accepting applications for the Ross Township’s Building Appeals Board.  The Building Appeals Board is made up of three-members with a 3-year appointment.  The board of appeals provides a legal mechanism by which a property owner can appeal a Building Code Official’s decision, make a request for a variance from the building codes, or requests an extension of time in completing a project.  Please fill out the attached application and submit the form in person at the municipal building, by mail, or electronically to the Township manager at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  before December 31, 2017.
 Application for Appointment 

The Township is accepting applications to be the Ross/West View EMS Board.  The primary responsibilities of the Board are to oversee the business aspects of the Authority and provide ideas, direction and recommendation on financial and administrative principles.  The selected individual will serve a 5-year term.  Please fill out the attached application and submit the form in person at the municipal building, by mail, or electronically to the Township manager at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  before December 31, 2017.
 Application for Appointment 

 

The Township is accepting applications to be the Ross Township Civil Service Commission.  It is a three-member board which sets the rules and regulations and hires Ross Township police officers.  The selected individual will serve a 6-year term.  Please fill out the attached application and submit the form in person at the municipal building, by mail, or electronically to the Township manager at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  before December 31, 2017.
  document Application for Appointment

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The Township is accepting applications to be on the Girty’s Run Joint Sewer Authority.  Members of this joint municipal authority included Millvale Borough, Ross Township, Shaler Township, and Reserve Township.  The purpose of the authority is to plan, design, finance, construction, and maintenance of the sewer system within the Girty's Run watershed to eliminate any existing hydraulic overload, prevent future hydraulic overload and to provide the required capacities within the sewer system to meet the demands and anticipated demands of the watershed.  The selected individual will serve a 5-year term.  Please fill out the attached application and submit the form in person at the municipal building, by mail, or electronically to the Township manager at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  before December 31, 2017.
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The Township is accepting applications to be the Ross Township Planning Commission.  The planning process is handled through the Planning Commission, a nine-member recommending body that reviews development plans to make sure they comply with the zoning as well as the subdivision and land development ordinances.  The selected individual will serve a 4-year term.  Please fill out the attached application and submit the form in person at the municipal building, by mail, or electronically to the Township manager at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  before December 31, 2017.
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The Township is accepting applications for the Ross Township’s Vacancy Board.  The Vacancy Board is a single-member, one-year position appointed by the Board of Commissioners. The purpose of this position is to decide upon a replacement Commissioner should a Commissioner Board position become vacant, in the event that the remaining Board members are unable to reach a decision.  Please fill out the attached application and submit the form in person at the municipal building, by mail, or electronically to the Township manager at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  before December 31, 2017.
document Application for Appointment

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The Township is accepting applications to be the Ross Township Zoning Hearing Board; a five-member board that handles requests for variances and special exceptions to the Ross Township Zoning Ordinance. They are empowered by The Municipalities Planning Code and are a quasi-judicial board.  The selected individual will serve a 5-year term.  Please fill out the attached application and submit the form in person at the municipal building, by mail, or electronically to the Township manager at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  before December 31, 2017.
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