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Stacey Schwengels
Human Resources Director (215) 357-6800 x208



Program Assistant

Northampton Township Parks and Recreation is seeking a Program Assistant. This entry level position has been established so that the department is able to effectively and efficiently provide organized activities appropriate for and desired by Northampton Township residents. The employee will serve as an Information Specialist both in the Parks and Recreation office and at the Recreation Center promoting the programs that Parks and Recreation offers  and ensuring customers get the answers they need. This team player will assist the Program Staff in all aspects of program planning and implementation.

An Associate degree with two years’ experience in a recreation related position or Bachelor degree in Recreation, education or equivalent field of study is required. For more information, copy of the job description or to apply for the position with your cover letter and resume please contact Nancy Opalka, Director of Parks and Recreation at  Interviews will begin the week of June 14th.  Position will be open until filled.

Staff Accountant

The Township of Northampton is currently seeking an organized and detail-oriented individual to fill the full-time (37.5 hrs/week) position of Staff Accountant with our Finance Department.  Applicants for this position will perform a variety of professional accounting functions involving receivables, receipts, budgeting, reconciliations, and grant administration.  The ideal candidate would have several years’ experience in government or non-profit fund based accounting.

Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, or business administration with minimum 2 years of accounting or related experience required.  Knowledge base of Microsoft Excel is a must; accounting software experience such as Springbrook a plus.

Competitive salary and comprehensive benefits offered- health, dental, vision, disability, life, DC Pension match, vacation and sick time, paid holidays and more. View Job Description 

Police Department:

The Northampton Township Police Department will be accepting applications for the position of Police Officer.  Applications will only be accepted from May 22, 2021 until June 25, 2021 at 1530 hours. You will need to have a valid Pennsylvania Photo Driver’s License when you turn in your application.  Our Headquarters is open 24 hours a day. Applications must be picked up and returned in person by the applicant at our Headquarters. PLEASE READ THE BASIC REQUIREMENTS CAREFULLY.


  • All applicants must have reached their 21st birthday before the deadline for submitting completed applications.
  • Good moral character.
  • Applicants may be currently enrolled in an accredited Pennsylvania Police Academy.
  • OR
  • Have successfully passed the Bucks County or Montgomery County Consortium Police Test within the last 12 months.
  • Applicants must be physically and mentally capable of performing the essential duties of a police officer.
  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • Must have a valid Pennsylvania operator’s license.
  • Must be a United States citizen.


Northampton Township has many seasonal employment opportunities each year in various departments.  Check out the current opportunities below:

Northampton Valley Country Club:

Servers, Course Mower Operator, Starter/Marshal, Landscape, Cooks, Dishwashers and Janitorial

Applications available 6am to 8pm at the Pro Shop Desk
299 Newtown-Richboro Rd
or call 215-355-2234

Public Works Department:

Seasonal Maintenance Crew

Applicants must be over 18 years old with a valid driver’s license. Must be able to pass medical and drug testing. Positions are starting at $14.00 per hour.

Northampton Township Recreation Center:

Summer Camp Counselors 

Please submit all applications to Camp Director Jennifer Fean at

or return to the Northampton Township Recreation Center.

Northampton Township Swim Club:

Lifeguards, Swim Instructors, Front Desk Attendants

For more information contact Debbie Catoggio, Swim Club Manager at
215-357-6800 ext. 211 or submit completed application and current certification to

Northampton Township

Administration Building
55 Township Road
Richboro, PA 18954

Phone: (215) 357-6800 Fax: (215) 357-1251

Mon-Fri: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm