To be eligible for employment with the Town of Kearny, the following residential preferences shall apply:
- Residents of the Town of Kearny and the City of Newark
- Hudson and Essex Counties
- 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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- We do not accept applications by email or fax
- Resumes must include a completed employment application
- Applications must be submitted prior to the posted deadline date
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:
Playground Play leaders needed for summer recreation program. 6/24-8/23 Play leaders will supervise playground activities during our summer recreation program. A degree/ major in education or child development preferred. 25-30 hours per week. $10.00 per hour.
Application deadline 2/28/2019
Lifeguards/Lifeguard supervisor needed for summer open swim program. Valid lifeguard training & CPR cert req. 33 hours per week. $15 per hour.
Application deadline 02/28/19
Computer Operator Trainee
Part- time position needed for the Town of Kearny Library.
Must have some knowledge of computers and software. Salary range $12 to $16 per hour, up to 24.5 hours per week. Must be available for some evening and weekend hours.
NJ CSC job description here
Application deadline 2/22/2019