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Job postings for the Borough of Rumson are posted here as they become available, and remain until they expire. Click here to download the Borough of Rumson Job Application form.


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Public Works Laborer

The Borough of Rumson is seeking a Full-Time Public Works Laborer. Applicant must possess a valid NJ State Driver’s License and a Class B CDL License is preferred.
Prior experience in Public Works is also preferred. Parks maintenance experience is a plus. Forty (40) hours per week with full benefits including health, dental, State pension, life insurance and paid time off. Starting salary $36,875. Successful applicant must undergo a background check and drug test prior to appointment.

Application is available via the link at the top of this page or at Rumson Borough Hall. Send completed applications/resumes before February 18, 2023 to:

Thomas S. Rogers, Municipal Clerk & Administrator
Borough Hall
80 East River Road
Rumson, NJ 07760

or via email to
epaonehurd@rumsonnj.gov


ZONING OFFICER (FT) – RUMSON BOROUGH.

Qualified candidate must have at least five (5) years’ experience in municipal zoning and land use development. Must have knowledge of general municipal regulations, policies, procedures and ordinances. Responsibilities include but are not limited to reviewing all zoning permit applications, subdivision and site plan applications, and conducting field inspections and special investigations to ensure compliance with various municipal ordinances. Must self- initiate and enforce rules and regulations in relation to various municipal ordinances and maintain records, files and reports. Candidate will serve as the Planning Board Secretary and Zoning Board Secretary. Management of stormwater permits and floodplain local permits will be required. CRS Program & GIS/Technology experience preferred. Monthly attendance at the Planning and Zoning Board meetings is required. Candidate will also serve as Representative for the Environmental Commission, Historic Preservation Commission and as a Liaison to the Affordable Housing Committee. Zoning Officer Certification preferred. Must possess a valid driver license in New Jersey. Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Application is available via the link at the top of this page. Submission deadline is March 1, 2023. Interested candidates should submit cover letter and resume to:

Thomas S. Rogers, Municipal Clerk & Administrator
Borough Hall
80 East River Road
Rumson, NJ 07760

or via email to
epaonehurd@rumsonnj.gov

Rumson Borough is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Class II Special Police Officer and Part-Time Dispatchers

The Rumson Police Department is accepting applications for full-time, certified Class II Police Officers and Part-Time dispatchers. Candidates applying must meet the following eligibility requirements:

  • Between the ages of 18 and 34
  • Have a valid NJ Driver’s License
  • Be a high school graduate with a minimum of an Associate’s Degree or sixty (60) college credits from an accredited college or university.
  • Must be a graduate of a New Jersey Police Training Commission Basic Course for Class II Special Law Enforcement Officers.

Part-Time Dispatch applicants must meet the following eligibility requirements:

  • Be over the age of 18
  • Have a valid NJ Driver’s License
  • Be a high school graduate.

Applicants must submit their resume and application to:

Sgt. Robert Boyer
Rumson Police Department
80 East River Road
Rumson, NJ 07760

Application deadline is Sunday, November 13, 2022.

Applications can be picked up at the Rumson Police Department or downloaded from the Borough of Rumson Website here.

Please forward any questions to Sgt. Robert Boyer, rboyer@rumsonnj.gov.


Technical Assistant

Construction Department
Scheduled Hours: 8:00am - 4:00pm, TBD
Rate of Pay: TBD

The Borough of Rumson is seeking a qualified individual to fill a full-time/part-time Office Assistant position. This position provides assistance in the Construction Department throughout the day-to-day processes. The successful applicant will work directly with the Construction Official and the Technical Assistant.

This position requires strong interpersonal skills, very strong organizational abilities, along with the ability to work independently as well as a team member in a busy office environment. Duties include answering telephone calls, assisting residents and contractors with questions and/or complaints, and scheduling inspection appointments.

Computer skills: Microsoft Outlook and Word. Knowledge of the software application SDL is helpful. Knowledge of the administrative provisions of the New Jersey Uniform Construction Code as they relate to the activities of the office of the local Construction Official are preferred but not required.

Full benefits include health and dental insurance, NJ State pension, life insurance, and paid time off. Salary is based on experience.

Successful applicant must undergo a background check.

Application forms are available as a download here.

Submit application and resume/letter of interest to:

Thomas S. Rogers
Borough Administrator
Borough Hall
80 East River Road
Rumson, NJ 07760

Please forward any questions, to Lt. Christopher J. York, cyork@rumsonnj.gov


School Crossing Guard

Position Available: Immediately
The Borough of Rumson Police Department seeks School Crossing Guards. Scheduled hours are Monday-Friday (when schools are in session). P/T during the school year. Must be 18 years of age or older. $40.00 per day. Position available beginning immediately. Must submit to background check.

Application is available via the link at the top of this page. Send completed applications to:

Sgt. Bryan Dougherty
Borough Hall
80 East River Road
Rumson, NJ 07760

or via email to
bdougherty@rumsonnj.gov


 
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