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The Municipality of Kingston is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


2019 Seasonal Position Advertisement

Department of Public Works – The Municipality of Kingston is seeking applicants for temporary and seasonal help in the Department of Public Works. Daily working hours are 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. The rate of pay is $11.50 per hour. Immediate openings are available. Applicants must be at least18 years of age and possess a valid Pennsylvania Drivers License. Applications are available at the Kingston Municipal Building, 500 Wyoming Avenue, Kingston, Pennsylvania or online at www.kingstonpa.org. Applications will be accepted until Friday, May 17.

Camp Counselors and Playground Attendants – The Municipality of Kingston is seeking applicants for the positions of Camp Counselor and Playground Attendant (please note which position you are seeking). The work period for the positions is June 24 through August 16. Camp Counselors must be at least 18 years of age. Park Attendants must be at least 16 years of age. All applicants must possess Act 34 and 151 clearances. Applicants will be required to obtain certifications in basic first aid and CPR. Applications are available at the Kingston Recreation Center, 655 Third Avenue, Kingston, Pennsylvania or on line at www.kingstonpa.org (please complete Recreation Center Application). Applications will be accepted until Friday, May 17.

Kingston Community Pool – The Municipality of Kingston is accepting applications for seasonal employment at the Kingston Community Pool. The Kingston Community Pool will open on June 8 and close on August 18. Applications are being accepted for the positions of Lifeguard, Snack Bar, and Maintenance. Applicants must be at least 16 years of age and obtain Act 34 and 151 clearances. Lifeguards must possess all essential certifications. Applications are available at the Kingston Municipal Building, Kingston Recreation Center, and www.kingstonpa.org. Please complete the application titled “Pool Employee Application.” The deadline for submitting applications is Friday, May 17, 2019. If you require any accommodations, please make a note on the back of your application or ask for a meeting with the Director of Parks and Recreation. The Municipality of Kingston is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

General Employment Application

Civil Service Examination Entry Level Firefighter, Paramedic/Entry Level Police Officers

Recreation/Pool Employment Application

Entry Level Police Officer Application

Firefighter Paramedic Application

General Employment Application

Crossing Guard Application

Code Enforcement / Zoning Officer Position Description

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Holiday Schedule

The Municipality of Kingston will be closed on Monday, October 14, 2019 in observance of Columbus Day. Residents of Zone #1 and #2A who normally place their recycling curbside for pick-up on Monday, are asked to do so on Friday, October 11, 2019. The Municipality will reopen at 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday, October 15, 2019.

Recycling Drop-Off Update

Effective immediately, residents are no longer permitted to drop-off single stream recycling at the DPW Warehouse. This measure is implemented due to the significant costs of tipping recycling. Anyone caught dumping recyclable materials on municipal property will be cited for littering. We are sorry for any inconvenience and appreciate your understanding.

Old Tire & Petroleum Based Products Disposal

Kingston will hold a community wide “petroleum drop-off” on Wednesday, August 14, 2019 from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. CLICK HERE for more information.


Weekly Street Cleaning

Routine street cleaning will begin in the Municipality of Kingston on Monday, April 1, 2019. Please adhere to all posted street cleaning signs.

Kingston Forty Fort Trail Gap

The Kingston and Forty Fort Trail Feasibility Study Draft Plan is available for public comment. Please submit your comments to Ryan Parisi via email at rparisi@simonecollins.com. The review period will be open until March 16th. A link to the Draft Plan and Appendix can be found below:



Public Survey for Kingston Forty Fort Trail Feasibility Study.

New Real Property Inspection Ordinance

Ordinance 2016-6 Ordinance 2016-8 Real Property Inspection Form
No Emergency Dispatch
Kingston will no longer dispatch police, fire, and ambulance calls. As of 12 a.m. on September 1, 2010, all residents and businesses of Kingston, Forty Fort, and Pringle are required to Dial 911 for Police, Fire and Ambulance emergencies. Do not call 287-6911 as this is no longer an emergency number.