The Borough Secretary serves at the pleasure of Borough Council and the duties are specified by ordinance. The Secretary shall manage the administrative offices of the council and assemble data, direct or process all matters relating to payroll and compensation for borough employees. Evaluate and audit record keeping to ensure accurate and efficient reporting of work accomplishment. Direct data collection, processing and related reporting and billing of the water & sewer departments. Direct the day-to-day activities of the wage tax function. Issue building permits and to give advice and direction regarding zoning and sub-division actions. Maintain accurate records of all meetings and council activities. Perform any other activities assigned by the Borough Manager and/or administrative committee of Borough Council. Assume the duties of Borough Manager in his/her absence.