Tredyffrin Township, Chester County is seeking to fill the position of Permit Clerk to support our Planning and Zoning department. The Permit Clerk receives, reviews, and processes permit applications; assist residents and contractors on the phone, in person, and via email to provide information on the permit process, permit fees, by providing general zoning, building, and code information; maintain billing information; assists customer at the front counter; and other duties as assigned.

Knowledge and skills include the ability to use basic Microsoft Office (Word, Outlook, Excel, Explorer) and data entry programs; ability to communicate effectively in person and in writing.  Must be familiar with use of personal computer workstation, copier/scanner/printer, multi-line telephone system, and calculator.

Qualifications for this position include:

•             A high school diploma or GED

•             Two-years’ experience in municipal permits office, construction office or another related field.

Tredyffrin seeks candidates with a strong work ethic, positive attitude, excellent customer service skills and desire to learn new skills.

This is a full-time, union, non-exempt position, the salary range is $20.00-25.00 per hour depending on experience. EOE. Subject to background/drug screens. Email resume, employment application (required), and professional references to or mail to Tredyffrin Township, Attn: Human Resources, 1100 Duportail Rd., Berwyn, PA 19312.

Applications will be accepted until position is filled.

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