Employment Opportunities

School Traffic Guard (applications accepted on ongoing basis for this position)
The City of Clifton is accepting applications without regard to race, color, sex or ethnic origin, from residents of Passaic & Essex County, for the part time position of School Traffic Guard. Several positions are now open. Starting rate $10.81 per hr. Paid Prescription plan after 1 year of service plus vacation. Interested individuals may apply at the Personnel Office at Clifton City Hall, 900 Clifton Ave., Clifton, NJ, 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM. City of Clifton is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Posted Friday, September 18th, 2015

Personnel Officer – City of Clifton - Passaic County, seeks a Human Resource Administrator with a minimum of (5) years’ experience in Management of a Personnel Department. This is a confidential position and reports directly to the City Manager. Individual will coordinate personnel programs, policies and practices for city employees. Must be knowledgeable of all Federal and State Labor laws. Will act as the liaison between the City and New Jersey Civil Service Commission in all matters of personnel administration. Knowledge of Civil Service rules and regulations preferred. Individual will work closely with Labor Counsel in disciplinary and investigative matters. Salary DOQ. Please e-mail resume to  agreco@cliftonnj.org, fax to (973) 470-5260 or mail to Albert Greco, Interim Personnel Officer, City of Clifton, 900 Clifton Ave., Clifton, NJ  07013.


Director of Public Works

City of Clifton, Population 84,000, is currently accepting resumes for the position of Director of Public Works. Position reports to the City Manager. Individual must have minimum six (6) years of experience in the development, administration and implementation of Public Works programs, including responsibility for budgeting and supervision, with a minimum four years of management responsibility. Individual must possess certification as a New Jersey Public Works Manager and Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university. Excellent communication and personnel skills required. Salary DOQ. Excellent benefits, must be a resident of Passaic or Essex County. Send resume and salary requirements to Albert Greco, Interim Personnel Officer, Clifton City Hall, 900 Clifton Avenue, Clifton, NJ 07013, e-mail agreco@cliftonnj.org, or fax to 973-470-5160 no later than Thursday, October 1, 2015. The City of Clifton is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Municipal Court Judge City of Clifton-Passaic County, seeks candidates for a term of three years as Municipal Court Judge. Individual must fulfill qualifications in accordance with N.J.S.A. 2B:12-7. Position will require a minimum of two (2) court sessions per month and provide coverage for Presiding Municipal Court Judge during vacations and sick time for a total of approximately 40 sessions per year. Individual will work in conjunction with, and under direct supervision of Presiding Judge. Please email cover letter and resume to nferrigno@cliftonnj.org, fax to 973-470-5264 or mail to Nancy Ferrigno, City Clerk, City of Clifton 900 Clifton Ave, Clifton, NJ 07013. Hiring is subject to Mayor/ City Council appointment authority and Assignment Judge of Passaic County approval to add an additional Judge pursuant to N.J.S.A. 2B:5.