Cherishing Our Past Embracing Our Future



The Borough of Hellertown, Pennsylvania is accepting applications for the position of PART TIME police officers. Applicants must have successfully completed and graduated from an accredited police academy and must be ACT 120 certified at the time of hire. The starting rate is $30 per hour.




MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Deadline for Submission of completed application is January 12, 2024.

The Borough of Hellertown is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



Applications are now being accepted for the 2024 Summer Seasonal employment with the Borough of Hellertown Pool, Refreshment Stand and Parks.  Hellertown Borough will reimburse anyone needing a lifeguard certification at the completion of the season, if still employed, and working an average of 20 hours per week. 

All applications shall be submitted on Borough-provided forms which can be obtained, on the Borough website at

PA Child Protective Laws mandate that employees and volunteers who have direct contact with children because they provide care, supervision, guidance or control of children or have routine interaction with children obtain the following three clearances:

Report of criminal history from the PA State Police

Child Abuse History Clearance from the Department of Human Services

Fingerprint based federal criminal history submitted through the PA State Police or its authorized agent (FBI). 

Interested applicants will not need these clearances to apply.  Clearances will be required prior to employment.

Applications must be returned to Hellertown Borough Hall , 685 Main St., Hellertown, PA  18055 no later than the close of business, April 26, 2024, in order to be considered.  The Borough is an equal opportunity employer.






For anyone struggling to pay their heating bills, please be advised that grant money is available through the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program, or LIHEAP. Depending on household size and income, you may be eligible for up to $1000 off your heating bill.

You can find more information and apply online here

You can also refer to this website for local resources to help you through this process

Crossing Guard Position in the Saucon Valley School District

 Hellertown PD is now hiring a Crossing Guard to help students walk safely to and from school.

Crossing Guards are important to our community.

Work part-time, rain or shine OUTDOORS and on school days only from:

7:00 – 9:00 AM

with adjustments for weather related events. No nights, weekends, or holidays.

Location is Walnut Street & Constitution Avenue in the borough.

Salary is $13.60 per hour.

Applications can be found on our website at:, click the FORMS tab and look for the application there.

Questions can be directed to the Hellertown Police Department at 610-838-7040, Mon. – Fri.  8:00 AM  – 4:30 PM.

Substitutes are welcome to apply also.

Borough of Hellertown

The Borough of Hellertown is pleased to announce the new Hometown Hero banners have been hung. We are honored to memorialize and commemorate your loved one’s service to our country! You can find the location list below

Hometown Hero Location List.

On behalf of the Borough of Hellertown, the Township of Lower Saucon, and the Saucon Valley School District, please find a link to the public review draft of the Saucon Valley 2020 Comprehensive Plan Update upon which the partners have worked to update this year.  The partners have hosted a successful, well received joint public meeting in October 2020 and, in accordance with the PA Municipalities Planning Code (MPC), are in the process of scheduling a future Public Hearing.  Information associated with the Public Hearing will be advertised at a later date in accordance with the MPC.

Through the Saucon Valley 2020 Comprehensive Plan Update, the partners aim to expand possibilities of how their past, current and future joint planning can best serve their residents, businesses, leaders and stakeholders.  As implementation of actions continues to progress through the coming decade, the partners will keep their Plan continuously relevant through their StoryMap platform. This platform, evolving from their 2009 document, is interactive, respects social distancing, and mobile-friendly.  Thank you for the opportunity to forward the information.  In upholding the work’s 45-day public review period, please submit any comments to on or prior to January 9, 2021.