Employment

Current employment opportunities with the City of Rahway are listed below. The City also accepts applications throughout the year, which may be reviewed as new opportunities arise.

Click here to download an employment application.
Completed employment applications can be returned via email to resume-admin@cityofrahway.com.

Applications may also be obtained and returned by mail or in person to City of Rahway, Department of Administration, 1 City Hall Plaza, 2nd floor. Office hours are 8:30am to 4:30pm, Monday to Friday.

BUSINESS ADMINISTRATOR – CITY OF RAHWAY, UNION COUNTY

Full-Time 35+ hours, Faulkner Mayor-Council Plan form of Government with 9 Departments and Civil Service.  Rahway is a unique 4 square mile municipality with a 30,000+ diverse population and a $56 million annual budget employing 275 Full-Time employees.  Points of interest include transit village designation, very active redevelopment and strong arts community.  The Business Administrator is responsible for all day-to-day operations.  In addition, the Business Administrator serves as a confidential aide to the Mayor and needs to be a team builder with solid interpersonal, communication and management skills.  Candidates should be knowledgeable in labor negotiations, municipal budgeting, fiscal planning, purchasing, grant writing and environmental issues. Qualified candidates must possess excellent written and organizational skills; be extremely detail oriented; have the capacity to multi-task and the ability to maintain confidentiality.  The preferred candidate will have 5+ years of municipal government experience at an executive level.  Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree is required, a MPA degree or equivalent is a plus.  Competitive salary commensurate with experience and qualifications.  Interested candidates should send resume and cover letter including 5 year salary history and references to Mayor Raymond Giacobbe at resume-admin@cityofrahway.com.  Applications will be accepted until July 12, 2019.  EOE