Township Manager

Township of Susquehanna, PA

Salary $125,000 to $140,000 DOE. 75 Full-Time Employees. $30 Million Annual Budget. Susquehanna Township, Dauphin County, PA (population 26,750) is seeking a dynamic, personable, and visionary leader for the position of Township Manager. Three (3) Managers in 46 years. Progressive, supportive Board. The Manager is responsible for the day-to-day management and general direction of this full-service government including Finance, Public Works, Police, Fire, Codes, Parks and Recreation, and Community and Economic Development.

The Township is 15 square miles in area and was incorporated in 1815. The beautiful Susquehanna River and the Capital Area Greenbelt are located within the Township. In addition to other community parks, the National Civil War Museum is in the Township. The State Capital, Harrisburg, abuts the Township.

Five (5) years of successful municipal management experience required. A Master’s Degree in Public Administration or a related field desired. A Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university required with a major in Public Administration, Political Science, or a related field required. Equivalent combination of education and experience considered.

For additional information regarding the community, please visit the website at For information regarding this position, contact the Manager’s Office at (717) 909-9249 or write to Manager's Office, 1900 Linglestown Road, Harrisburg, PA 17110

Susquehanna Township is an equal employment opportunity employer and is committed to a diverse workforce. The Township does not discriminate based on race, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or any other categories protected by applicable federal or state law.

How to Apply

Send electronic cover letter, resume, 3 professional references, and 2 years of salary history to

Job Details

Job Function
Chief Administrator (City, County, Town Manager)
Position Type
Full Time

Township of Susquehanna


1900 Linglestown Rd
Harrisburg, PA 17110-3302
United States

Form of Government