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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 Opportunity


The Borough is seeking an experienced self-starter to perform all Public Works and Sewer Utility Department Head duties.  The position requires supervision of 8 full-time staff members including a Foreman and a Licensed Sewer Plant Operator, 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, Engineering and other professional consultants and the public. Must possess Certified Public Works Manager (CPWM) certification. Sewer & Collection System S-1 & C-1 licenses preferred. Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) preferred or be able to obtain within 12 months. Applicants shall submit letter of interest, resume, and salary requirements by March 31, 2017 to Borough Clerk Doretha Jackson, 20 W. Broad St., Palmyra, NJ 08065 or via email to

While the Borough of Palmyra is not a Civil Service Agency, the Borough substantially 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: