Job Opportunities

Please note that all candidates interested in employment with the Borough of Madison must complete a Borough Application.

Applications are also available in the: 

Office of the Borough Clerk
Hartley Dodge Memorial Building
50 Kings Road, Madison, NJ 07940


Borough Application
Intern Borough Application 



The Borough of Madison considers applicants for all positions without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital or veteran status, gender, affectional or sexual orientation, domestic partnership status, disability, or any other characteristic protected from discrimination by law.

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 may be mailed, hand-delivered to the Borough Clerk's office or emailed to HR@rosenet.org with the position applying for in the email "Subject" line;
  • 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:

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. 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 Intern Application available in the Borough Clerk’s office, 50 Kings Road, Madison, NJ or on-line at www.rosenet.org. Email your app to HR@rosenet.org in the subject line ”Nature Nuts or mailed to Borough of Madison, Attn: HR, 50 Kings Road, Madison, NJ 07940. Applications must be received by March 20, 2020. ADA/EOE



Summer Interns:


The Borough of Madison is accepting summer intern applications for the 2020 summer season for positions in the Public Works and general office support for various departments.  Salary is $12.00 per hour.  PW applicants must have a valid NJ Driver’s License.  Employment is expected to start mid May/June 2020.  Intern applications are available at www.rosenet.org or Clerk’s office, 50 Kings Road, Madison, NJ  07940.  Submit application to the Clerk’s office, or email HR@rosenet.org in the subject line "Summer Intern"or mail to Borough of Madison, Attn: HR at 50 Kings Road, Madison, NJ 07940.  Applications must be received by Friday, March 20, 2020. ADA/EOE.

Internship - Environmental Students:


The Madison Environmental Commission seeks two students to assist with removal of invasive species, planting of native species, and building habitat for small mammals, birds, insects, and amphibians.  There is also room to develop creative artistic displays using natural materials found onsite, photojournalism, and GIS mapping.  Project description: The project covers 20-acres of which 5-acres are NJDEP regulated wetlands and the surrounding 15-acre forest.  Position hours are 8am-12N Monday – Friday with a Thursday afternoon session at The Madison Farmers Market 1pm-4pm. Pay is $12.00 per hour. Complete a Borough Intern application available in the Borough Clerk’s office, 50 Kings Road, Madison, NJ or on-line at www.rosenet.org. Email your app to HR@rosenet.org in the subject line ”Environmental Internship" or mailed to Borough of Madison, Attn: HR, 50 Kings Road, Madison, NJ 07940. Applications must be received by March 20, 2020. ADA/EOE

Waste Water Operator:


The Madison-Chatham Joint Meeting, an Equal Opportunity Employer, is seeking an Entry Level Licensed Operator for its Wastewater Treatment Facility. The applicant must also have the ability to obtain an S-1 License within 12 months of hire.  The applicant shall operate various equipment and instruments used in the sampling, analysis, and processing of wastewater and biosolids. The applicant must also be prepared to respond to the facility for after hour emergencies within 30 minutes and possess a valid NJ driver’s license. The salary range is $40,000 to $50,000.  Related or transferable experience is suggested but not required. Send resume with salary requirements to Chris Manak, Superintendent, Madison-Chatham Joint Meeting, P.O. Box 341, Chatham, NJ 07928-0341, fax to (973) 635-0017, or email to cmanak@mcjm.org

School Crossing Guard:

The Borough of Madison is now accepting applications for the position of substitute School Crossing Guard. The position is a part-time position with a salary range of $17.82-$19.82 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 (longoj@rosenet.org) or phone at 973-593-3008. ADA/EOE