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Accepting Applications for Zoning Officer

May 5, 2021

Zoning Officer

The Delaware Township Board of Supervisors, Pike County is accepting applications for a Zoning Officer.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. To administer the Zoning Ordinance in accordance with its literal terms.
  2. To receive and check all applications for Zoning and Sign Permits and Certificate of Occupancy and to make notations about special conditions attached thereto.
  3. To issue Zoning and Sign Permits and Certificates of Occupancy only for structures and uses that accord with the regulations of this Ordinance or as directed by the Zoning Hearing Board or a court. Zoning Permits or Certificate of Occupancy shall not be issued where a request concerns a property in a subdivision that has not been approved as required by the Ordinance Regulating Subdivision and Land Development (Ordinance 107).
  4. To record and file all applications for Zoning and Sign Permits and Certificates of Occupancy, together with accompanying plans and documents, and to keep them for public record.
  5. To issue Certificates of Occupancy for non-conforming uses and to examine them periodically to determine that they are not expanded beyond the limitations prescribed in this Ordinance.
  6. To be responsible for keeping of the Zoning Ordinance, including the Zoning Map, up to date, and to include any amendments thereto.
  7. To participate in all proceedings before the Zoning Hearing Board, and to furnish whatever facts, records, and other information that the Board requests.
  8. In the event of a violation of this Ordinance, to notify in writing, by registered or certified mail, the person responsible for the violation, indicating its nature, and ordering the action necessary to correct it. Such action may include an order to discontinue illegal uses of land or structures to discontinue illegal work being done or to remove illegal structures or additions, or structural alterations thereto.
  9. To institute proceedings in courts of proper jurisdiction for the enforcement of the provisions of this Ordinance.

Education and/or Work Experience Requirements:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including ability to effectively communicate with employees, contractors, developers, residents and elected officials.
  • Prepare and maintain accurate and updated case files which may include letters, notices, photographs, etc.
  • Computer proficiency (MS Office and permit manager)
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines, while maintaining a positive attitude and providing exemplary customer service.
  • Ability to work independently and to carry out assignments to completion.
  • High school diploma or GED required.
  • One year of municipal zoning/code enforcement experience preferred.
  • Five (5) years of general construction experience.
  • Valid drivers license with safe driving record.
  • Flexible availability Monday through Friday 8am to 4pm.

Send resume via email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or via fax to 570-828-8705.

Thank you.

Krista Predmore, Township Administrator

Summer Help @ Akenac Park

March 26, 2021

Delaware Township seeks qualified candidates for the following seasonal part-time employment opportunities – Memorial Day through Labor Day:

Lifeguards

Must be CPR and lifeguard/lakefront certified.  Duties include enforcing all facility policies, inspection of equipment, record keeping, and additional duties as assigned by Supervisor. Must be available for rotating shifts as scheduled including weekends and holidays. 

Park Supervisor

Duties include opening/closing park facilities, scheduling and managing seasonal staff, enforcing policies, record keeping, scheduling and overseeing events, as well as other tasks as requested by administration.  Experience managing lifeguards preferred.  Must be available to work weekends and holidays.  Must hold a valid state driver’s license.

Recreation Meetings for 2021

February 16, 2021
Pike County Dispatch

NOTICE

The Delaware Township Recreation Committee will hold regularly scheduled meetings on the second (2nd) Thursday of each month at 6:30 p.m.  These meetings will be held at the Akenac Park Recreation Hall April through October, located at 119 Abbey Lane, Dingmans Ferry, PA; and at the Delaware Township Municipal Building November through March, located at 116 Wilson Hill Road, Dingmans Ferry, PA.

Hiring Part-Time Bulk Day Attendant

February 16, 2021
Pike County Dispatch

Hiring Part-Time Bulk Day Attendant
Delaware Township seeks a part-time bulk day attendant to oversee the collection and payment of bulk disposal items on the first and third Saturday of the month from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. as well as general upkeep of the pit area. Must be 18 years old. Send resume via email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or via fax to 570-828-8705 no later than Monday, March 8, 2021. No phone calls please.

Zoning Hearing Board meeting continued to 2/11

Pike County Dispatch
1/28 and 2.4

THE ZONING HEARING BOARD SCHEDULED FOR WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 13, 2021 HAS BEEN CONTINUED TO THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 11, 2021.  See below notice.

 

PUBLIC NOTICE

Please take notice that the Delaware Township Zoning Hearing Board will conduct a public hearing to consider an application for a variance for a single-family dwelling in the Wild Acres subdivision, Residential Zone. The applicant is requesting relief from Section 110.8C of the Delaware Township Zoning Ordinance pertaining to yard setback regulations. Applicant’s request concerns a deck within the side yard setback and a shed in rear and side yard setback.

The property description is Lot 9 Block W-1506 Section 15, Tax map no. 168.04-08-24.001. The Owners are Demitri Bolotin and Natalie Galebsky.

The Public Hearing will be held on February 11, 2021 at 6:15 pm in the hall at the Delaware Township Municipal Building, 116 Wilson Hill Road, Dingmans Ferry Pa 18328

Notice is also given that the reorganization meeting of the Zoning Hearing Board will be held at the Delaware Township Municipal Building at 116 Wilson Hill Road, Dingmans Ferry Pa 18328 at 6:00pm. Mask must be worn, and Social distancing will apply.

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