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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 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 March 5, 2021. 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 select Hiring Notice 2021.



The Borough of Palmyra is accepting applications for a full-time Public Works Laborer/Driver. Responsibilities include loading & unloading; cutting/mowing brush & grass; collecting bulk trash, brush & limbs and leaves; road repair; plowing/shoveling snow; and other duties as assigned. Must have ability to operate handheld and driven motorized equipment in a safe manner. Employees are provided with all safety equipment as needed. Hours are Monday through Friday, 7:00 AM-3:30 PM, and overtime work as needed and in emergencies. Must pass pre-employment physical, drug test and criminal background check. Must have valid NJ Driver’s license with ability to obtain and maintain a Commercial Drivers License and applicable endorsements within 6 months. Salary commensurate with experience. If interested, please submit your resume and/or employment application by March 5, 2021 to Municipal Clerk Doretha Jackson, 20 W. Broad St., Palmyra, NJ 08065 or via email to

The Borough reserves the right to interview and hire candidates before application deadline. Applications may be downloaded from the Borough website at or picked up at Borough Hall (call ahead at 856-829-6100).

The Borough of Palmyra is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



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.