Work for Mt. Oliver Borough

Mt. Oliver Borough is currently accepting applications for the following positions:

Police Officer

The Borough of Mt. Oliver is now accepting applications for the position of full-time police officer. Starting wage of $27.45 ($31.75 after 1 year) with excellent medical benefits! Completed applications must be turned in to the Borough Secretary during normal business hours by Friday, June 9, 2023. There is no examination fee.

The Physical Agility Test will occur on Tuesday, June 20, 2023 at 9:00 AM at the Allegheny County Police Academy.  The Written Examination will occur the same day on Tuesday, June 20, 2023 at 1:00 PM at the Mt. Oliver Borough Building.

Other mandatory components of the test are an oral examination, a background check, a medical examination, and a psychological examination.  A complete copy of the Borough’s hiring policy, as set forth in its Civil Service Rules, is available for inspection during regular business hours at the Borough Building.

Application for Police Officer

Ordinance Officer

Position Summary

The Borough of Mt. Oliver is now accepting applications for Ordinance Officer. This is a full-time position, with an hourly wage range of $18.00 to $20.00, plus benefits package.

Responsibilities & Duties

  • Enforce motor vehicle parking laws and regulations.
  • Patrol streets on foot or in vehicle and identifies parking violations and property maintenance code violations and determines, writes, and/or issues citations or warnings in accordance with Borough ordinances.
  • File citations with and attend hearings in District Court.
  • Collect parking meter money.
  • Performs minor on-site maintenance and repairs to parking meters and related equipment.
  • Coordinate calibration of parking meters with Allegheny County, as required.
  • Prepare reports as requested by the Chief of Police or the Borough Manager.
  • Perform other reasonable duties as directed by the Chief of Police or the Borough Manager.

Qualifications & Skills

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Valid PA Driver’s license at the time of employment.
  • Knowledge of geography of the Borough of Mt. Oliver, including location and layout of streets.
  • Knowledge of Borough parking codes, ordinances, and practices.
  • Ability to interpret, apply, explain, and enforce laws, codes, and ordinances related to parking enforcement and property maintenance.
  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.
  • Ability to organize and maintain records and files.
  • Ability to plan and prioritize workload.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, and general experience operating a desktop computer, email, and basic office equipment.

How to Apply
Interested candidates can submit a resume to Rick Hopkinson, Borough Manager at rick.hopkinson@mtoliver.com or complete an application at the Borough Building at 150 Brownsville Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15210 during business hours. For any questions, please call 412-431-8107 x 106 or email.

Mt. Oliver Borough is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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