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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.

Palmyra Employment Application Revised 2019



The Borough of Palmyra, (Burlington County), is seeking a full-time Certified Tax Collector (part-time considered for right candidate), with NJ DCA Certification preferred and 5 years of Tax Collector or tax office experience. Strong candidate with ability to obtain CTC will also be considered. Applicants must have thorough and demonstrable knowledge of municipal tax collection laws and practices. Duties include but not limited to; billing taxes, lien redemptions, tax appeals, delinquent notices, bankruptcies. Excellent communication and customer service skills are essential and knowledge of Edmunds is required.  The tax collector’s office is also responsible for central cashiering and sewer billing twice a year (utility experience is a plus). Palmyra’s collection percentage for 2018 was 97.55%.  There are approx. 3300 line items for tax and sewer. Must pass pre-employment physical, drug test and criminal background check and must have valid NJ Driver’s license. Salary commensurate with experience. Please send resume, recent salary history, completed Application for Employment, job references and cover letter to: Doretha Jackson, Municipal Clerk, Borough of Palmyra, 20 W. Broad St., Palmyra, NJ 08065 or via email to by January 31, 2020. The Borough reserves the right to interview and hire before the deadline however. The Borough of Palmyra is an Equal Opportunity Employer



The Palmyra Police Department is accepting applications for the position of Full Time Police Officer. Applicants must be 18 – 35 years of age and be NJ Police Training Commission Certified as a Municipal Police Officer, a SLEO II within their wavier period, or alternate route. Applicants must be citizens of the US, residents of New Jersey and have a valid NJ Driver’s License.

Applications must be picked up at Palmyra Police Headquarters, 20 West Broad Street, Palmyra, NJ 08065, and completed applications must be received no later than May 5, 2016. Preference will be given to Palmyra residents, and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.  The Borough of Palmyra is an Equal Opportunity Employer. For more detailed information please click HERE.



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.


Palmyra Employment Application Revised 2019

The Borough of Palmyra is an Equal Opportunity Employer.