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
All job vacancies are advertised in the Sunday, Star Ledger, Saturday, Jersey Journal, the Kearny Observer and various unemployment offices, local community colleges and Urban Leagues. 

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  1. We do not accept applications by email or fax
  2. Resumes must include a completed employment application
  3. Applications must be submitted prior to the posted deadline date
  4. Submit completed applications to:
    Town of Kearny Personnel Office
    402 Kearny Avenue
    Kearny, NJ 07032

All applications received are viewed, logged and sent to department heads and mayor and council for approval.  Please do not call, email or stop in to check the status of your application.  The hiring process takes time.   You will know if you are being considered if you get a call from the department head for an interview. Thank you

Applications will only be accepted for the positions listed below:

Registered Environmental Health Specialist Permanent Part-time
(24.5 hours per week; Schedule Varies weekdays/weekends) –Kearny, NJClosing Date: January 11, 2019: $20.30-31.82/hour based on experience The Town of Kearny Department of Health has an opening for part-time Registered Environmental Health Specialists. See link for job New Jersey CSC job specs 
The applicant must hold a valid New Jersey Registered Environmental Health Specialist license and a valid New Jersey driver’s license. The schedule varies weekdays, weekends, and must be available for emergency hours. 24.5 hours/week.  Bilingual Spanish/English preferred.  Click here for Job application.