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:

FT Librarian, Adult Services Department, Madison Public Library

The Madison Public Library is now accepting applications for the position of full-time Librarian in the Adult Services Department.  This position will include reference/reader’s advisory duties, technology, Maker Space, programs involving all ages and community outreach.   The work week is 36 hours including a rotation of evening and weekend hours. 

The successful candidate will be enthusiastic, flexible, highly tech-savvy and forward thinking.  Excellent customer service ethic, a strong knowledge of print and online reference sources and great teamwork skills are essential.   The candidate must also exhibit strong communication skills and an interest and comfort level in developing technology, programming and community outreach.

The job duties will include, but not be limited to: reference and readers advisory services, collection development, program planning and development, participation in the Library’s digital presence, publicizing library services, social media, outreach into the community and assisting patrons in the use of the Library’s collection, services and equipment.

This position requires a Master’s degree in library or information science or equivalent, from a library school accredited by the American Library Association and eligibility to obtain a NJ Professional Librarian Certificate within a 6 month period. Consideration will be given to candidates anticipating spring or summer 2018 graduation.

The salary will meet the minimum salary recommended by the New Jersey Library Association.

Interested candidates should submit a resume and cover letter to Lynn Favreau, Library Director, (  No faxes, telephone calls or in-person inquiries.  Beyond acknowledging receipt, the library will only contact the candidates it wishes to interview.

The deadline for submission is Sunday, May 20, 2018.  ADA/EOE

 Summer Nature Program, Nature Nuts, Program Counselor:

The Borough of Madison is accepting applications for Program Counselor - Summer Nature Program.  This is a 5 week program, Monday thru Thursday-9am until 2pm, from late June thru late July for children who completed 1st grade thru 6th grade. Children will be divided into three groups by age.  Program focuses on nature-oriented arts & crafts and environmental awareness. Some knowledge of environmental science a plus.  Duties include but are not limited to: daily program prep and clean-up, assisting camp participants, and facilitating camp activities. Salary is $12.00 per hour. Interested applicants must complete a Borough application available in the Borough Clerk’s office, 50 Kings Road, Madison, NJ or on-line at Your application should be delivered to the Clerk’s office or mailed to Borough of Madison, Attn: Linda Sawyer at 50 Kings Road, Madison, NJ 07940.  Applications must be received by March 15, 2018.  No phone calls/faxes/emails.  ADA/EOE

School Crossing Guard

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 $17.05-$19.05 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