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Supervisor, Public Works (Full-Time)

The Borough of Ogdensburg is accepting applications for the full-time position of
Supervisor of the Department of Public Works (“DPW”). The successful candidate
will be an outstanding leader who is ready to manage the day-to-day supervisory,
administrative, and operational activities of an active public works department.
This position plans and coordinates DPW activities and exercises supervision over
various activities of the DPW. The successful candidate must be able to delegate
work and accept responsibility for the operations of the Department. Excellent
organizational skills and attention to detail are essential, as is the ability to train
and direct crew members in all facets of public works. Applicant must be able to
supervise and work with crews performing Borough maintenance including but not
limited to construction; reconstruction; repairs; improvement of streets, roads, and
public buildings; maintenance of public water facilities; debris removal; storm
drain maintenance; snow plowing; grass cutting; operation of public works
equipment, vehicles, and machinery; and maintenance of public recreation
facilities. Applicant will be required to prepare budgets, reports, and
correspondence, and maintain records and files as necessary. Ideal candidate will
be courteous, professional, and customer service oriented with the ability to
establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees, elected
officials, and the public. Qualified candidates must possess at least 4 years’
experience in construction, maintenance, and/or repair of streets, sewer, water,
sanitation or other public work facilities or similar heavy construction. A valid
New Jersey Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) is required with applicable
endorsements for the classes and types of vehicles used by the DPW. Certified
Public Works Manager (“CPWM”) Certification and valid New Jersey CPWM
Certificate are required. Interested and qualified candidates must send a letter of
interest and resume via e-mail to oburgclerk@embarqmail.com and
clerk@ogdensburgnj.gov, or via regular mail to the Borough of Ogdensburg, Attn:
Robin Hough, RMC/CMR, 14 Highland Ave., Ogdensburg, NJ 07439. The
Borough of Ogdensburg is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Civil Service
Jurisdiction. The application deadline is October 31, 2022.


Department of Public Works – Laborer 1 (Full-Time)

The Borough of Ogdensburg is accepting applications for the full-time position of Laborer 1 in the Department of Public Works. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age and possess a valid Class B Commercial Driver’s License (CDL). Duties include, but are not limited to buildings and grounds maintenance, general construction and repair services, sanitation services, debris removal, sewer and storm drain maintenance, roadway and sidewalk maintenance, snow plowing, grass cutting, operation of public works equipment, and water system maintenance. Applicants should be able to perform manual labor under all weather conditions
and be able to understand and carry out verbal instructions.

Interested and qualified candidates must send a letter of interest and resume via e-mail to oburgclerk@embarqmail.com and clerk@ogdensburgnj.gov, or via regular mail to the Borough of Ogdensburg, Attn: Robin Hough, RMC/CMR, 14 Highland Ave.,
Ogdensburg, NJ 07439.

The Borough of Ogdensburg is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Civil Service Jurisdiction.
The application deadline is September 15, 2022.