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.


Laborer 1 – Seasonal (37.5 hrs. wk.)
Public Works
$15 per hour (no CDL)
$16.50 per hour (with CDL)

The City of Rahway, Department of Public Works is recruiting Seasonal Laborer 1 personnel (April – December) with potential for F/T employment based on performance and availability of positions.  Hours are Mon -Fri, 6 am – 1:30 pm or 7 am – 2:30 pm.  Duties include a variety of routine, repetitive, noncomplex labor tasks which involve cleaning and maintenance of public properties, cutting grass, snow removal, recycling and solid waste collection and other duties outlined in and not limited to the Civil Service Commission title Laborer 1 (https://info.csc.state.nj.us/jobspec/02248.htm).  Job qualifications are ability to follow direction – both oral and written; and to lift heavy objects continuously under varying weather conditions.  Pre-employment driver abstract, physical, drug screen and background checks are performed.  The City of Rahway is a CSC and EEO employer, preference given to Rahway residents.

If further details of the position are needed, please contact the Public Works Director, Michael Smalling.

REQUIRED:  Valid New Jersey Driver’s License (Class B a plus) and 18+ years old

Interested candidates should submit an application (found on City of Rahway website under Employment link) via email or regular mail by Wednesday, September 30, 2020 to:



Michelle Dalesandris, Human Resource Coordinator
City of Rahway
One City Hall Plaza
Rahway, NJ  07065