Job Opportunities

To be eligible for employment with the Town of Kearny,  the following residential preferences shall apply:
      1. Residents of the Town of Kearny and the City of Newark
      2. Hudson and Essex Counties
      3. State of New Jersey
      4. Outside the State
 

Please note: 

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  1. Application must be mailed
  2. We do not accept faxed copies
  3. Resumes must include a completed employment application
  4. Applications submitted after the posted deadline date will not be accepted
  5. Send To:
    Town of Kearny
    Personnel Office
    402 Kearny Avenue
    Kearny, NJ 07032

Applications will only be accepted for the positions listed below:

Management Assistant

NJ Civil Service exam.  Part position 24.5 hours per week.  $12 - $18 per hour. For details, requirements and exam application, go to http://info.csc.state.nj.us/Vats/WebAnno.aspx?FileNumber=19132 ,  Symbol # M0713S.   Exam closing date: 09/23/2014.   Click here for Civil Service job description
 

Public Safety Telecommunicator Trainee

We are accepting application to keep on file for future vacancies.  The position receives and responds to telephone requests for emergency assistance, fire,  medical or other emergency services, dispatches appropriate units to response sites and other related work as required. Part time position to work 10 / 12 hour shifts for a total of 24 hours per week.  Shifts include days, nights, weekends and holidays.  One (1) year experience in dispatching emergency vehicles preferred. PSAP certification a plus. Salary:  $15.25 per hour.   Click here for Civil Service job description.    Click here for application.
 

Building Inspector / Code Enforcement Officer

Part time.  Under direction of Construction Official and Building Subcode Official, inspects new and existing buildings and structures to ensure compliance with the State Uniform Construction Code and enforces same,  performs varied types of field and office work involved in seeing that residents, business places and citizens comply with various municipal ordinances, does property maintenance, zoning and code enforcement and other related duties. RCS license required,  ICS/HHS a plus.  Valid NJ driver’s license required.  24.5 hours per week.  $24.77 - $32.31 per hour.  Position is provisional and subject to Civil Service exam.  Click here for application   Click here for Civil Service job description