Employment Opportunities

Employment Opportunities

College Township generally requires that a minimum of a resume and a letter of interest be submitted in order to be considered a candidate for a position. (See specific job details for necessary application documentation, as they may vary.) Township applications should be forwarded to the department heads with the position opening, College Township Municipal Building, 1481 E. College Avenue, State College PA 16801. Office hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. College Township is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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College Township is seeking to employ a full-time GIS/Field Technician to prepare and update mapping of various Township facilities and infrastructure; field locate various Township facilities and infrastructure using handheld GPS equipment; perform inspections of roadway, stormwater, and water facilities construction; assist the Township Engineer in the preparation of reports and mapping; assist in the collection of field survey measurements, and assist in other office and field duties as may be required. 

Must have a comprehensive knowledge of Esri GIS Arcmap and be proficient in the use of Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. Knowledge of Trimble data collectors and Trimble software is preferred. Field experience in the inspection of various infrastructure construction is preferred. 

Education Requirements: A degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in GIS database maintenance, updating, and map preparation. 

Starting salary: $33,000 to $48,000. Full benefits package is included. 

Interested applicants should submit their resume to:

College Township
1481 East College Ave.
State College, PA 16801
Attn: Donald Franson, Asst. Twp. Engineer

Resumes may be emailed to Mr. Franson at:

Applications will be accepted until the position has been filled.