Tarentum Borough will list employment opportunities in the section below.

Applications available at the Borough Building:
318 Second Avenue
Tarentum, PA 15084

or e-mail inquiries/resume/cover letter to:
Michael L. Nestico, Borough Manager

Current Openings:

Water Treatment Plant Operator (Updated 2021.05.03)

Tarentum Borough, Allegheny County, PA is accepting applications for the position of Water Treatment Plant Operator. Applications will be accepted until Friday, May 21, 2021. This position entails the operation of a Water Treatment Facility. For more information including a complete position description please visit

The preferred candidate must possess DEP Water Operator Certification or obtain the appropriate certification within one (1) year of hire. Duties include operation and maintenance of a water treatment facility and compliance with regulations; process control; daily operations and maintenance experience. Candidates should be self-motivated and able to work independently with minimal direct supervision. 

Successful candidates shall be proficient in troubleshooting; have demonstrated an ability to analyze complex problems and make sound recommendations; and experience with equipment maintenance. Candidates must be team oriented and flexible to the changing needs of the organization. Employee must be able to work weekends, holidays and emergency call-outs. The position requires a background check and drug testing. A valid driver’s license is required. 

​Position is full-time with enrollment in a public pension plan and health care benefits. Mail cover letter, resume, and Tarentum Borough employment application to the attention of Michael Nestico, Borough Manager, 318 Second Avenue, Tarentum, PA 15084, email: EOE

Police Officer (Part Time) (Updated 2021.02.09)

Tarentum Borough, Allegheny County, PA is accepting applications for part time Police Officer(s). Applicants must have a valid PA Drivers License, Act 120 Certification and a requirement of 2,080 experience hours. Successful candidates are required to complete an oral interview and comprehensive background check. Tarentum Borough employment application available at or at Borough Office, 318 Second Avenue, Tarentum, PA 15084.

Application for Employment

Tarentum Application for Employment (Form)