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.

City Council Liaison (Part-Time, 21 hours per week)

Office of the City Clerk

$14 – 20 per hour

The City of Rahway, Office of the City Clerk is recruiting a Part-Time City Council Liaison.  Applicants should have a basic understanding of municipal government and intermediate level clerical skills at a minimum. Candidates should have experience in the capacity of an administrative professional. Candidates shall be able to perform routine secretarial functions, including but not limited to, processing of Open Public Records Act (OPRA) requests, inputting purchase orders, ordering of supplies, and general office tasks.  Proficiency in Microsoft Office, Adobe and the capacity to learn other software applications.  Strong customer service, confidentiality, and interpersonal skills required. Seeking an organized individual with the ability to draft correspondence on behalf the City Council Members; relay, respond, resolve and /or trouble shoot constituent issues and concerns in a timely fashion; assist in preparation for meetings; and attend some evening meetings. 

Pre-employment drug screen and background check are performed.  The City of Rahway is a CSC and EEO employer and reserves the right to interview qualified candidates prior to the deadline.  If further details of the position are needed, please contact the City Clerk, Rayna Harris.  Preference is given to Rahway residents.

Interested candidates should submit an application (found on City of Rahway website under Employment link) with cover letter, resume and professional references via email or regular mail by November 29, 2019 to:

resume-admin@cityofrahway.com
                       or
Michelle Dalesandris, Human Resource Coordinator
City of Rahway
One City Hall Plaza
Rahway, NJ  07065