Job Opportunities


Please note that all candidates interested in employment with the Borough of Madison must complete a Borough Application (PDF). Applications are also available in the:
Office of the Borough Clerk
Hartley Dodge Memorial Building
50 Kings Road, Madison, NJ 07940

Please further note:
  • Unless otherwise noted, all applications must be received by the close of business on the date listed in the job advertisement.
  • Completed applications must be mailed or hand-delivered.
  • Faxed/emailed applications will not be accepted.
  • Due to the large number of applications we receive, only those candidates being considered for an interview will be contacted.
  • Employment applications received remain active for 90 days. After 90 days, another employment application must be completed.

Open Positions:

Part Time Office Assistant, Tax Assessor’s office

The Borough of Madison is accepting applications for the position of part time office assistant (up to 29 hrs/wk) in the Tax Assessor’s Office with a salary range of $14.00-$19.47/hour.  No benefits.  Responsibilities include answering phones, assisting the public, processing forms and reports, coordinating appointments for tax assessor, filing, assisting various other departments with administrative duties.  Must have experience with computers and Microsoft Office.  H.S. diploma (Associates degree preferred) and experience in administrative work is required. Interested candidates MUST complete a Borough application (available in the Borough Clerk’s office or on-line at  Please send application and resume to: Borough of Madison, Attn:  Linda Sawyer, 50 Kings Rd, Madison, NJ 07940.  Applications must be received by Borough close of business Friday, December 9, 2016.  No faxes/emails/phone calls.  ADA/EOE


 MADISON BOROUGH, MORRIS COUNTY has an opening for an experienced Director of Public Works.  Under the direction of the Borough Administrator the Director is responsible for the management of the department including preparation and maintenance of the department operating and capital budgets, development of work programs for the roads, parks, custodian, mechanics, water and sewer divisions; purchasing of services, equipment and supplies; administering garbage contracts, responding to public inquiries and complaints; coordinating sewer projects with the Madison-Chatham Joint Meeting, assisting in engineering projects as needed.  Salary commensurate with experience.  Associates degree or higher preferred. Must hold a NJ State license as a Certified Public Works Manager, other recent certifications a plus.  Must possess a valid NJ Commercial driver’s license.  Ten year experience involving the construction, maintenance & repair of streets and parks; and experience in water, sewer, mechanical, buildings and grounds; at least five (5) of these years as a Director of Public Works for a NJ municipality preferred. Interested applicants must complete a Borough application available at the Madison Borough Clerk’s Office, 50 Kings Road, Madison, NJ 07940 or on-line at Applicant may submit other appropriate relevant materials.  Mail or hand-deliver application to the address above Attn: Linda Sawyer by Monday, December 5, 2016. No phone calls/faxes/emails. ADA/ EOE.

School Crossing Guards:

The Borough of Madison is now accepting applications for the position of School Crossing Guard. The position is a part-time position (approximately 10 hours/week) with a salary range of $16.31-$18.31 per hour. No benefits. Interested applicants must complete a Borough Application and mail or hand-deliver it to the Clerk’s office or mailed to Borough of Madison, Attn: Linda Sawyer, 50 Kings Road, Madison, NJ 07940.  
No faxes or emails are accepted. Questions regarding the specifics of the position can be directed by e-mail to Lt. Joseph Longo or phone at 973-593-3008. ADA/EOE