BOROUGH OF WHITE OAK
ALLEGHENY COUNTY, PA
Borough of White Oak hereby gives notice of its 2022 Meetings. All meetings will be held in the White Oak Borough Municipal Building located at 2280 Lincoln Way, White Oak, PA 15131. Workshop meetings will consist of discussions regarding general Borough business. Formal actions will take place at our Regular Scheduled Council meetings. Council may address and vote on any issue(s) that is brought up at any of the meetings which are considered public sessions. All meetings are open to the public except Executive Sessions.
White Oak Borough Council
Council Workshops/Caucuses, Executive sessions will be held the second Monday and the third Monday of each month. The Regular Meeting will be held the third Monday of each month at 7:30 p.m. All Workshops/Caucuses and Regular Meetings are open to the public. Council may take official action at any meeting which is opened to the public. Executive Sessions are closed to the public.
White Oak Recreation Board
If necessary, the Recreation Board will meet the 2nd Thursday of each month (1/13, 2/10, 3/10, 4/14, 5/12, 6/9, 7/14, 8/11, 9/8, 10/13, 11/10, 12/8) at of each month at 7:00 PM.
White Oak Borough Planning Commission*
If necessary, the Planning Commission will meet the 1st Thursday of each month (2/3, 3/3, 4/7, 5/5, 6/2, 7/7, 8/4, 9/1, 10/6, 11/3, 12/1) at 7:30 PM for the public session with a closed session held at 7:00 PM. Call the Borough Office at 412 672-9727 to confirm the agenda.
White Oak Borough Zoning Hearing Board*
If necessary, the Zoning Hearing Board will meet the 4th Thursday of each month excluding November and December, which will be the 3rd Thursday (2/24, 3/24, 4/28, 5/26, 6/23, 7/28, 8/25, 9/22, 10/27, 11/17, 12/15) at 7:30 PM for the public session with a closed session held at 7:00 PM. Call the Borough Office at 412 672-9727 to check on the agenda.
Public access to these meetings is allowed following current mask and social distancing requirements. Members of the public are invited to attend these public meetings.
*Contact the Code Department at 412 672-9727 Ext. 231 to see if there are any items on the agenda for the Planning Commission and Zoning Hearing Board, as meetings will only be held if there are items on the agenda.
To view video of past council meetings click here.
Borough of White Oak Public Works Department Full Time Operator Position
The Borough of White Oak is seeking a qualified individual for a Full Time Public Works Operator position within in the Public Works Department. The position reports directly to the Public Works Foreman.
The position includes but not limited to the maintenance of roadways, storm sewers, park facilities including a public pool, buildings and grounds, winter road maintenance operations, equipment and vehicle fleet management, and other duties as assigned. The nature of this work requires physical effort and extended periods of manual labor.
The applicant should have experience operating medium to heavy duty trucks with a trailer as well as operating larger equipment including, brush chippers, leaf vacuum, backhoe, front end loader, large tractors and mowers, asphalt paver and rollers.
Applicants will also be required to submit to a pre-employment drug screen, physical and background check. Successful applicants will be required to pass a basic skills test and driving test prior to an offer of employment. Position requires, at minimum, a valid PA Commercial Driver's License Class B with an air brake endorsement, Class A preferred.
This is a Union position with salary based on the current Collective Bargaining Agreement which includes an excellent benefit package with paid holidays, vacation, personal and sick time. White Oak Borough is an EOE.
Applications can be obtained at the White Oak Borough Municipal Building. Interested candidates should send an application and/or resume with references to John Pa Iyo, Borough Manager, 2280 Lincoln Way, White Oak, PA 15131. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
Borough of White Oak Code Enforcement / Zoning Officer Position
The Borough of White Oak is seeking a qualified individual(s) for the position of Code Enforcement / Zoning Officer within in the Borough. Council will consider both Full-Time and / or Part-Time opportunities. This position reports directly to the Borough Manager.
The position includes but not limited to the enforcement of Municipal Ordinances, Property Maintenance Codes and Zoning related activities. The candidate will be responsible for performing skilled inspections and exercising considerable judgment when enforcing compliance. The code enforcement / zoning officer will be responsible for maintaining constant communication, in person and in writing with the Borough Administration, Residents and Commercial Businesses. This job will include administrative responsibilities.
The individual(s) should have 3+ years of experience in construction work, inspection work, or any combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities is preferred; High school Diploma or equivalent is required; Associates degree or Certificate from a trade school in construction trades is preferred; Certified in PA International Property Maintenance Code is preferred; Basic computer skills, Work, Excel, researching information on web sites; Understanding of zoning ordinances; Have an understanding of the Pennsylvania Municipal Planning Code; Must possess a valid Pennsylvania drivers’ license.
Candidates will also be required to submit to a pre-employment drug screen, a PennDOT Driving History test, and Criminal Background test. White Oak Borough is an EOE. Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume with references to John Palyo, Borough Manager, Borough of White Oak, 2280 Lincoln Way, White Oak, PA 15131. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. A list of responsibilities can be viewed on the Borough’s website or a copy can be obtained by calling 412-672-9727.
White Oak Borough Open Records Officer
2280 Lincoln Way
White Oak, PA 15131
Phone: 412-672-9727 x 225
Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
Office of Open Records
333 Market Street, 16th Floor
Harrisburg, PA 17101-2234