Ebensburg Borough Hiring Full & Part Time Positions


Public Works Director

The Borough of Ebensburg, Pennsylvania (pop. 3,088) is seeking candidates for the position of Public Works Director.  The Director will be responsible for the management, direction and supervision of all aspects of Public Works Department including but not limited to the supervision of five full-time and numerous part-time seasonal employees, storm, water and sewer system maintenance, road maintenance and improvements, the maintenance of buildings and grounds, and parks and athletic field maintenance. Qualified candidates should have broad experience in construction-related activities. Candidates will be well organized, able to handle multiple tasks, possess excellent written and verbal communication and customer service skills, budget preparations, and have ability to work with multiple government agencies. Excellent computer skills and self-motivation are essential. Requires excellent supervisory skills.

Although a college degree is preferred, demonstrated hands-on experience and previous supervisory positions are equally important. A CDL is desired. The ability to lift, stand, operate equipment, train employees on operating equipment and performing their duties, attend evening meetings, and be available on weekends and holidays is required. The salary is $55,000-70,000 dependent on experience. Excellent benefits package. A full job description is available here. Applicants should forward an application, letter of interest, a resume, and three professional references to Ebensburg Borough Manager, 300 West High Street, Ebensburg, Pa 15931 or e-mail to eburg@ebensburgpa.com. by Noon on Monday, June 13, 2022. EOE.


The Borough of Ebensburg is seeking applicants for a full-time position in the borough’s Public Works Department. Applicants must be a minimum of 18 years of age, possess a valid CDL, and be proficient in the operation of a loader, backhoe, skid steer, and other such equipment. Responsibilities include assignments on street, water, wastewater and stormwater crews. The ideal candidate will demonstrate a wide range of skills such as carpentry, masonry, electrical, and/or mechanical. $17.51/hr. Full benefit package. Application and job description available at borough office, 300 West High Street, Ebensburg, Pa 15931 or at www.ebensburgpa.com. Applicants must send application, resume and references to same address. Completed applications will be accepted until filled. EOE

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The Borough of Ebensburg is seeking applicants for the following part-time summer positions:

Community Development Intern/Assistant

Applicant ideally will possess Microsoft Office skills, data entry, graphic design, writing/editing/communications skills. Must possess a valid driver’s license. $10.50 – $15/hr, dependent on experience/qualifications. Flex hours 20 hrs/wk (or more if desired, June – Sept. A few required nights/wknds for events.

Interested applicants may obtain an Application for Part-time Summer Employment here or at the borough office. Completed applications will be accepted until 12:00 Noon on Friday, May 27th. EOE


New Proposed Borough Ordinance

The Borough of Ebensburg has tentatively approved the following Borough Ordinance establishing procedures and requirements pertaining to the implementation of Act 50 of 2021 and regulating small wireless facilities to be placed within the public right-of-way. Adopting the ordinance gives the Borough the right to regulate uses of the Right-of-Way. Resolution 2021-03 adopts a design manual for the regulation of small wireless facilities so that if does not deter from aesthetics and design in the Borough.

View Ordinance #659

2020 Census

The 2020 Census is fast approaching. Your participation in the census, and a full and accurate count, is very important to your local community. First, the census is the basis for equal political representation under the Constitution. Second, State and Federal dollars are allotted based on the number of people counted in the census.

BE COUNTED! It’s easy. It’s safe, It’s important. For the first time ever, the Census Bureau will accept responses on-line, but you can still respond by phone or mail.

For more information, visit: www.2020census.gov/en.

Census Jobs

The Census Bureau will be hiring thousands of workers to complete the 2020 Census. Job seekers can apply now. The first jobs will be in August 2019 conducting address canvassing.  www.2020census.gov/jobs -or- 1-855-JOB-2020.

Ebensburg Based Day Trips

Ebensburg Based Scenic Rides


Scenic Day Trips Visiting Attractions in Cambria and Neighboring Counties

The rides described below offer a chance to witness the beauty of south-central Pennsylvania, experience the excitement and challenges of her twisty roads, and visit the most popular attractions in the region.

Each of the day trips begins and ends in Historic Ebensburg. All of the scenic rides can be enjoyed by car or motorcycle. Riders are encouraged to stay at any of the hotels or bed & breakfasts listed in this brochure.

Ebensburg hosts many events throughout the year. In conjunction with Thunder in the Valley, Ebensburg hosts its annual Wheels & Wings event on the streets of Downtown Ebensburg on the third Thursday of June. We urge you to stay in the Ebensburg area during Thunder in the Valley, and enjoy any of the scenic rides suggested here. They are all great motorcycle trips!

Ebensburg Homecoming Weekend is the last weekend in July. Spend Friday on a day trip, return to Ebensburg for a free concert on downtown streets on Friday evening, take another day trip on Saturday, and return to Ebensburg for a free concert, party and fireworks at Lake Rowena.

Pick any Friday in August for a free evening concert in the park. The week-long Cambria County Fair always opens on Labor Day.

PotatoFest, the region’s largest craft and music festival, is the last

Saturday in September. Let Ebensburg be your host for any of the many events held during the year in Cambria County, all listed on our website.

Feel free to contact any of Ebensburg Borough’s staff for assistance or for ideas. We want you to enjoy your time in Ebensburg.