Public Notices - Employment Opportunities

Public Notices - Employment Opportunities

The Borough of Harrington Park is seeking a highly qualified and motivated leader and manager to oversee, on a full-time basis, its Department of Public Works (“DPW”). Harrington Park is a community of approximately 1.8 square miles and 4,700 residents.  The DPW Superintendent is expected to play a very hands-on role in the planning, supervising, organizing and directing of all DPW activities. The candidate will possess appropriate experience consistent with job responsibilities. The successful candidate will manage all municipal public works operations including municipal facilities, roads, parks, trees, and fleet, will be available or reachable 24/7, and will supervise and work with the public works staff, including scheduling and assigning tasks, managing attendance, vacation and sick time, and employee safety. The candidate must possess a commercial driver’s license, and have general knowledge of carpentry, light electrical,       building maintenance, landscaping, tree work, mechanics, welding and cutting, equipment operating, paving, and plumbing, including wastewater, drainage, and sanitary sewers. The candidate must be able to prepare, and work within a budget, including securing purchase orders to encumber funds before purchasing equipment, parts, and supplies needed to run the department. The candidate will be expected to work professionally with the Mayor and Council, other department heads and Borough employees, volunteer groups, recreation, and the school, and most importantly to maintain a professional, helpful, and informative demeanor when dealing with residents when providing services. A NJ Certified Public Works Manager (CPWM) is a requirement for this position (or commitment to obtain within 2 years). A NJ Certified Recycling Professional (CRP) is highly desired.  Please send a cover letter and resume, including salary requirements, to Borough Clerk, Ann Bistritz, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by June 1, 2020.  The email Subject must read: Superintendent, DPW Position.

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The Borough of Harrington Park is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all rules and regulations that pertain accordingly to the advertising and hiring of such employees.



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Mayor's Corner

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clerk@harringtonparknj gov
Ann H. Bistritz RMC CMC CMR
85 Harriot Avenue
Harrington Park, NJ 07640