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Borough Hall Hours

Monday - Friday: 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Tax Collector's Office: Open until 6:30 PM on Mondays
Tax Assessor's Office: 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM on Mondays

Employment Opportunities

The Borough of Palmyra is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Application for Employment_Rev. Date 09-17-2014


The Borough is seeking an experienced self-starter to perform all Public Works and Sewer Utility Department Head duties.  The position requires supervision of 6 full-time staff members and management of all requirements including but not limited to plant/facility maintenance, scheduling, road repairs, maintenance of equipment, vehicle/fleet management, purchasing, budgeting including assisting with capital improvement requirements, recycling activities, storm and sewer main repairs, state reporting and solid waste. Must have 5 years management/supervisory experience and possess excellent written and verbal communication, organizational, and customer service skills. Must be able to interact effectively with Governing Body, Administrator, professional consultants and the public. Must possess Certified Public Works Manager (CPWM) license, Sewer & Collection System S-1 & C-1 (S-2 & C-2 preferred) licenses, and Commercial Driver’s License (CDL), or be able to obtain certifications/licenses within 18 months. Applicants shall submit letter of interest, resume, and salary requirements by November 13, 2015 to Borough Clerk Barbara Sheipe, 20 W. Broad St., Palmyra, NJ 08065 or via email to

While the Borough of Palmyra is not a Civil Service Agency, the Borough relies on the New Jersey Civil Service Commission Job Specifications and other criteria for the following positions when defining the full duties and responsibilities (Job Description) for Public Works and Sewer Plant Superintendent:

Public Works Superintendent

Superintendent of Public Works

Sewage Plant Superintendent/Sewer Superintendent


Interested parties should complete an Employment Application and submit it to the Palmyra Police Department.  Pre-employment medical exam including a physical, hearing, and vision evaluations are required as well as a background check, including a criminal check, and pre-employment drug testing.


Application for Employment_Rev. Date 09-17-2014

The Borough of Palmyra is an Equal Opportunity Employer.