Employment Opportunities

Employment Application

To apply for positions with the City of Clifton you MUST (click above link) fill out and print the above employment application.

Interested individuals will bring the completed applications (with optional resume) to the Personnel Office at Clifton City Hall, 900 Clifton Ave., Clifton, NJ, 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM:

- Applications will ONLY be accepted July 25th – July 29th 2016
- Applicants must be present for applications to be accepted
- Government issued ID must be presented with application for verification.
- Applications must note position being applied for.
- Only one position can be noted on each application.
- Fill out application online and print – applications cannot be emailed or faxed.

The City of Clifton will be accepting applications for employment from residents of Passaic and Essex County, without regard to race, color, sex or ethnic origin, for full-time and part-time positions in the Civil Service Non Competitive titles of Laborer 1 (Candidates must possess Class B Commercial Driver License- CDL), Keyboarding Clerk 1, Graduate Nurse Public Health, Parking Enforcement Officer and various seasonal park and recreational department positions. Applications will also be accepted for Civil Service Competitive titles of Public Health Nurse, and Omnibus Operator. These positions are open to any individual who meets the requirements established by the New Jersey Civil Service Commission. The City of Clifton is not guaranteeing that these or any other job opportunities will occur. However, to be considered for any available position you must fill out the application The City of Clifton is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis for this position;

School Traffic Guard 

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. Current salary: $12.92 - $20.00 per hr. Paid Prescription plan after 1 year of service plus vacation.