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Atlantic County offers its residents an outstanding quality of life with 14 miles of coastline beaches, 18 passive and non-passive county recreation facilities including a 7.5 mile bikeway, park trails, historic ruins, canoeing and camping.

Atlantic County also offers world class dining and entertainment, multiple casino resorts, arts and cultural opportunities, a growing number of wineries, breweries and distilleries, wildlife refuges and championship golf courses.

Atlantic County is undergoing growth in the area of higher education providing for MBA, MPA and physical therapy pursuits.

Atlantic County government values the diversity of our workforce and intends to provide a working environment that enhances and supports each employee’s ability to contribute to the achievement of personal objectives and the goals of Atlantic County.

Atlantic County government has earned a well-deserved reputation for the dedication and professionalism of our employees. Our workforce takes very seriously its responsibility to provide for the health, safety and well-being of the citizens of Atlantic County.

Applications are normally accepted during the following hours:
Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

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To request that a Job Application be mailed to you please call (609) 343-2211, or send an email with your name and address to human_res@atlantic-county.org.  Applications can also be printed from "Documents" box on this page.

Atlantic County is an Equal Opportunity Employer

The Office of Equal Opportunity monitors county government for compliance with appropriate laws and guidelines regarding equal opportunity and nondiscrimination. This Office provides direct service to the citizens of our county through its effective oversight of these sensitive issues.

Volunteer Opportunities are also available

The Office of Equal Opportunity monitors county government for compliance with appropriate laws and guidelines regarding equal opportunity and nondiscrimination. This Office provides direct service to the citizens of our county through its effective oversight of these sensitive issues.

Atlantic County has great jobs to offer! We are always looking for qualified job candidates who are enthusiastic, natural team players with a great work ethic. We often seek candidates in varied positions ranging from Accountant, Animal Attendant, Animal Health Technician, County Investigator, Park Ranger, Librarian, Engineer, Planner, Transportation Driver, Clerical, Human Services Specialist, Network Administrator, Environmental Health Specialist, Corrections Officer, GIS Specialist, Nurse, Certified Nursing Attendant, and many more! Apply today!

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  • All applicants must complete an Atlantic County Employment Application to be considered for employment.

  • Submission of a resume with the application is recommended.

  • For positions requiring a license or certification, copies must be submitted with the application.

  • Drug testing may be required depending on the specific position.

  • A background check of a prospective new hire will be conducted.

Applications are normally accepted during the following hours: Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.


Title:  Supervising Engineer Highway and Bridges

Salary:     $70,000 - $85,000

Department:      Department of Public Works

Division:  Division of Roads and Bridges

Location:     Hammonton

NJCSC Test Required:   YES

Posting Date: 4/18/2019

Closing Date: 4/25/2019

Definition: Under direction, supervises the field and office engineering work involved in the structural designs and estimates of the costs of highway and bridges and in the complex engineering phases of surveys, studies, investigation, construction or inspection of highways, bridges and other roads, streets and appurtenances; does related work as required.

NOTE: The examples of work for this title are for illustrative purposes only. A particular title may not
perform all duties listed in this job specification. Conversely, all duties performed on the job may not be
listed.

Requirements: EDUCATION:

Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering.

NOTE: Possession of a valid Professional Engineering (PE) license issued by the New Jersey Board of Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors is required and a copy must be provided with your application. Possession of this license may be substituted for the above educational requirement.

EXPERIENCE:

Three (3) years of engineering experience in bridge and highway design work, one (1) year of which shall have been in a supervisory capacity.

NOTE: Possession of a master's degree in civil engineering may be substituted for one (1) year of the
non-supervisory experience described above.

LICENSE:

Appointees will be required to possess a driver's license valid in New Jersey only if the operation of a vehicle, rather than employee mobility, is necessary to perform essential duties of the position.


Title:  Laborer 1 Seasonal

Salary:     $12.45 / hour

Department:      Department of Public Works

Location:     Various - Northfield, Hammonton or Estell Manor

NJCSC Test Required:   NO

Posting Date: 4/17/2019

Closing Date: 4/25/2019

Definition: Note: There are several Seasonal positions available, all 40 hours/week. Seasonal period is May – November, dates vary. Applicants will be considered for all units/ locations. Positions are available in the divisions of Mosquito Control, Parks & Recreation, and Roads & Bridges. Please read the Examples of Work to learn more of the duties performed in these positions. This position requires a valid New Jersey driver’s license.

Under supervision, performs varied types of manual and unskilled laboring work, and may drive a truck in connection with laboring work on occasion; does other related duties as required.

NOTE: The examples of work for this title are for illustrative purposes only. A particular position using this title may not perform all duties listed in this job specification. Conversely, all duties performed on the job may not be listed.

Requirements: LICENSE

Valid NJ Driver's License.

Appointees will be required to possess a driver's license valid in New Jersey only if the operation of a vehicle, rather than employee mobility, is necessary to perform essential duties of the position.

Appointees may be required to possess a valid Commercial Driver's License (CDL) and applicable endorsements for the class and type of vehicle being operated.

NOTE: The responsibility for ensuring that employees possess the required motor vehicle license, commensurate with the class and type of vehicles they operate, rests with the Appointing Authority.


Title:  Practical Nurse

Salary:     $40,000

Department:      Department of Human Services

Division:  Meadowview Nursing and Rehabilitation Center

Location:     Northfield

NJCSC Test Required:   NO

Posting Date: CONTINUOUS

Closing Date:

Definition: Note: Long-term care experience preferred.

Under direction of a Registered Professional Nurse in a health care facility, performs the duties required to care for clients; carries out medical orders prescribed by a licensed physician that require an understanding of elementary nursing, but not the professional service outlined in the definition of professional nursing; does related work as required.

NOTE: The examples of work for this title are for illustrative purposes only. A particular position using this
title may not perform all duties listed in this job specification. Conversely, all duties performed on the job may
not be listed.

Requirements: LICENSE:

Possession of a valid registration as a Licensed Practical Nurse in New Jersey. Persons who possess the registration by waiver must have satisfactorily completed an approved refresher program.

Appointee will be required to possess a driver's license valid in New Jersey only if the operation of a vehicle, rather than employee mobility, is necessary to perform the essential duties of the position.


Title:  Institutional Attendant (CNA)

Salary:     $29,000

Department:      Department of Human Services

Division:  Meadowview Nursing and Rehabilitation Center

Location:     Northfield

NJCSC Test Required:   NO

Posting Date: CONTINUOUS

Closing Date:

Definition: Note: Applicants must have a valid certification as a Nurse Aide from the New Jersey Department of Health.

Under direction in a hospital, training school, sanitarium or other institution, performs nonprofessional nursing duties involved in patient care and custody of patients who are mentally challenged and/or inmates, participates in patient re-motivation activities; does other related duties as required.

NOTE: The definition and examples of work for this title are for illustrative purposes only. A particular
position using this title may not perform all duties listed in this job specification. Conversely, all duties
performed on the job may not be listed.

Requirements: LICENSE:

Appointees will be required to possess a driver's license valid in New Jersey only if the operation of a vehicle, rather than employee mobility, is necessary to perform the essential duties of the position.

NOTE: Appointees may be required to possess a Certified Nursing Assistant License (CNA) or a Licensed
Practical Nurse License (LPN) valid in the state of New Jersey.

NOTE: Appointees may be required to successfully complete an in-service training program in the care of
patients with mental disorders.


Title:  Graduate Nurse

Salary:     $27.80/hour

Department:      Department of Human Services

Division:  Meadowview Nursing and Rehabilitation Center

Location:     Northfield

NJCSC Test Required:   NO

Posting Date: CONTINUOUS

Closing Date:

Definition: Either (a) under direction of a supervisory registered nurse in a health care facility, assumes responsibility as a member of the treatment team; works with residents, their families, and community agencies, and provides assistance, counseling, and instruction to residents; carries out therapeutic and medical orders authorized by a registered nurse, licensed physician, or other supervisor; does related work as required; or (b) under direction of a nursing supervisor, physician, or other supervisory official in a municipal government services health care facility, provides professional nursing care and treatment; does other related work.

NOTE: The examples of work for this title are for illustrative purposes only. A particular position using this title may not perform all duties listed in this job specification. Conversely, all duties performed on the job may not be listed.

Requirements: LICENSE:
Registration as a Professional Nurse in the State of New Jersey.

NOTE: Ability to physically lift, move, and position clients as needed.
Appointee will be required to possess a driver's license valid in New Jersey only if the operation of a vehicle, rather than employee mobility, is necessary to perform the essential duties of the position.


Title:  Animal Attendant

Salary:     $12.45/hour

Department:      Department of Human Services

Division:  Animal Shelter

Location:     Pleasantville

NJCSC Test Required:   YES

Posting Date: CONTINUOUS

Closing Date:

Definition: Note: This is a part-time position, 19.5 hours per week. Schedule varies and may include weekends.

Under direction, cares for, feeds and grooms dogs, cats, and other animals; does related work as required.

DISTINGUISHING CHARACTERISTICS

Positions in this class are primarily involved with the care, feeding, cleaning, and grooming of animals, and the cleaning of their living quarters and adjacent areas. In contrast to animal control officers, positions in this class are not responsible for the enforcement of state and local animal control regulations or for the capturing, impounding, and destroying of animals. Positions in this class do not require a knowledge of:

1. The law as it affects animal control and welfare.

2. Animal behavior and the handling of stray and diseased animals.

3. Community safety as it relates to animal control.

Requirements: REQUIREMENTS:

LICENSE:

Appointees will be required to possess a driver's license valid in New Jersey only if the operation of a vehicle, rather than employee mobility, is necessary to perform the essential duties of the position.


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