Up until about 1850, every church had its parochial school beside it. The school house of the Swamp Reformed Church (Leidy Road and Swamp Pike) was demolished about 1955.


Employment Opportunities

WASTEWATER TREATMENT FACILITY OPERATOR III -  New Hanover Township Authority, Montgomery County, PA seeks a skilled and experienced individual to serve as its Wastewater Operator III.  This successful candidate will be responsible for a variety of tasks required to ensure proper operation and maintenance of the WWTP facilities and collection system.  Candidate must possess both mechanical and electrical aptitude.  Previous wastewater experience is desirable but will train candidate that meets the other job requirements as described in job description located on the township website.  FT, 40 hrs/wk with OT required when needed.  Participate in on-call, weekend and holiday rotation.  Must be able to perform manual labor and lift 80 lbs.  Possess a PA DEP Wastewater System Class B Subclass 1,4 Operator Certification or the ability to acquire within 18 months of hire.  A valid PA CDL B with air brakes and tanker endorsement and clean driving record or the ability to acquire the license within 6 months.  Must pass drug/alcohol/physical exam.  EOE.

Candidates need to fill out an employment application and email it to Greg Rapp at by March 1, 2018. 

LABORER II (SEASONAL) - New Hanover Township Authority, Montgomery County, PAis accepting applications for a Laborer II on a seasonal basis from April through September at $14 per hour.  The successful applicant will perform semi-skilled maintenance work and need to operate various pieces of equipment. All applicants must possess and maintain a valid PA Driver’s License and have a High School Diploma/GED. Must pass drug/alcohol/physical exam.  EOE

Click here for the full job description.  Candidates need to fill out an employment application and drop it off at the Administration Building (2943 North Charlotte Street, Gilbertsville) or email it to Dennis Flynn at dflynn by March 2, 2018. 

New Hanover Township’s Non-Uniformed Employee Hiring Process policy is available for inspection and review at the Township’s Administrative Building during normal working hours.