Employment Opportunities

Pursuant to N.J.S.A. 52:14-7 (L. 2011, Chapter 70), also known as the “New Jersey First Act, ” all persons newly hired by the Borough on or after September 1, 2011, shall have 1 year from the date of employment to establish, and then maintain, principal residence in the State of New Jersey. Exemptions may be granted on the basis of critical need or hardship.

PART-TIME VIOLATIONS CLERK

The Borough of Tenafly is seeking a part-time Violations Clerk in the municipal court for 20-25 hours/week.  Applicants must be able to deal with the public in a professional manner and have strong communication skills.  Duties include collecting and recording fees for violations; working in the courtroom; interacting with court personnel, defendants, witnesses, police officers and attorneys. Interested applicants should submit copies of all UCC licenses, cover letter and resume to careers@tenafly.net by March 17, 2024.  The Borough reserves the right to interview candidates prior to the deadline.  E.O.E./A.D.A.

PART-TIME PLUMBING SUBCODE OFFICIAL 

The Borough of Tenafly is seeking a part-time Plumbing Inspector for 15 hours/week who has extensive experience, basic computer and customer service skills.  Knowledge of Mitchell Humphrey’s Program is preferred.  Prior municipal experience is desired.  Must have a valid New Jersey Driver’s License. Interested applicants should submit copies of all UCC licenses, cover letter and resume to careers@tenafly.net by March 17, 2024.  The Borough reserves the right to interview candidates prior to the deadline.  E.O.E./A.D.A.

PART-TIME CODE ENFORCEMENT OFFICER 

Tenafly Borough is seeking a candidate for 20 hrs/wk, in a flexible work schedule.  Under direction performs varied types of field and office work involved in enforcing residential and commercial compliance with various municipal ordinances. The candidate must be able to read and write English and have good verbal skills, a valid NJ Driver’s License, basic computer skills, and the ability to provide excellent customer service. Familiarity with Bergen County is a plus. Knowledge of Mitchell Humphrey code enforcement program is preferred. Prior municipal experience desired.  Must be available for some evening and weekend hrs. Additional licenses recognized by the State may be beneficial. Salary: $20/hr. without benefits. Interested applicants should submit a resume to careers@tenafly.net by March 17, 2024. The Borough reserves the right to interview candidates prior to the deadline. E.O.E./A.D.A

PARKS & RECREATION GROUNDSKEEPER (FULL OR PART TIME)

Under the direction of the Director of Recreation, assists in supervising and maintaining all town Park, Athletic and Recreational facilities. Seasonal/daily clean-up, grooming, lining, and maintenance of Borough owned fields. Assists in set-up and clean-up of all Recreation special events and Summer Camp.  Monitors rules, permits, regulations, safety and litter. Bulk supply pick-ups at stores and all other vendors. Field and facility maintenance experience or closely related field required. Overtime hours available.  Possess and maintains a valid New Jersey driver’s license.  Interested applicants should submit a resume to ostovall@tenafly.net by March 1, 2024. The Borough reserves the right to interview candidates prior to the deadline. E.O.E./A.D.A

MAINTENANCE SUPERVISOR OF BUILDINGS 

The Borough of Tenafly seeks a Maintenance Supervisor of Buildings. Under direction, supervises and coordinates workers' activities in maintaining and repairing the physical structure of buildings and utility systems, and maintaining buildings and grounds in a clean, orderly condition; does other related duties. Applicants should be prepared to perform duties in all weather conditions. Hours are from 7:00am – 3:00pm, 35 hours per week, Monday to Friday. Must be available for overtime. Two (2) years of experience in work involving custodial, repair, and maintenance of building and grounds, one (1) year of which shall have been in a supervisory capacity. CDL is preferred but not required. Interested applicants should submit an application to careers@tenafly.net by March 17, 2024. The Borough reserves the right to interview and/or appoint a candidate prior to the deadline. Tenafly is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

PER DIEM DRIVER SENIOR CITIZEN VAN TRANSPORTATION PROGRAM 

Tenafly has an opening for a Per Diem van driver for a Senior Citizen Van Transportation Program. All Bergen County trips originating in Tenafly by schedule Monday through Friday. Applicants must possess a NJ driver’s license with no violations and demonstrate excellent customer service skills. Per Diem employees supplement department staffing needs, with a minimum of 4 hours per shift scheduled.  Pay: $18.50 per hour, no benefits. Interested applicants should submit resumes to careers@tenafly.net

DPW DRIVER/LABORER 

The Borough of Tenafly is seeking a driver/laborer to work within the Department of Public Works. Responsibilities include but are not limited to manual labor, recycling, road maintenance, sewers, buildings and grounds, vehicle maintenance, grass cutting and snow plowing. Applicants should be prepared to perform duties in all weather conditions and work mandatory overtime. This position is subject to pre-employment and random drug testing.  Applicants must possess a Class “B” CDL (Class “A” preferred). Hours are from 7:00am – 3:00pm, 35 hours per week. Must be available for weekend stand by and on call for emergencies. Interested applicants should submit an application to careers@tenafly.net by March 17, 2024.  The Borough reserves the right to interview and/or appoint a candidate prior to the deadline. Tenafly is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

POLICE DEPARTMENT-SUBSTITUTE CROSSING GUARD

The Tenafly Police Department is accepting applications for a substitute school crossing guard.  The essential functions of a crossing guard can be found here.  Interested candidates are required to complete an employment application, which can be found on this link and submit it to the Tenafly Police Department.