New Employment Opportunities

July 15, 2021

Housing Inspector /Code Enforcement Officer

The City of Salem seeks a qualified individual to serve as a full time Housing Inspector/Code Enforcement Officer. This person will work under the direction of the Zoning Enforcement Officer and the Commerce Director. Primary duty is to perform inspection work involved in eliminating blight and restoring and/or eliminating subnormal housing accommodations. Duties would also include but not be limited to the following: ensuring that structures and businesses are in compliance with local, county and state codes and ordinances; conducting field inspections and initiating enforcement actions against violators; consulting with owners on compliance issues; providing detailed reports on daily operations and appearing in court as necessary. Experience in this or a related field is preferred. Some evening and weekend hours. Applicants must have a Hotel and Multiple Dwelling Law Certificate or be willing to take the necessary classes in order to receive certification within 18 months. A valid NJ driver’s license is required. Applicant must be familiar with Microsoft Word and Excel.  Applications are available at the Municipal’s Clerk’s office, 17 New Market Street, Salem, NJ. Send or deliver completed applications to Ben Angeli, City Administrator/Clerk, 17 New Market Street, Salem, NJ 08079 or email to . by July 30. EOE.

Confidential Secretary

The City of Salem is seeking a qualified individual to serve as a confidential secretary to the Chief of Police, acting as a liaison to the public and line officers. Responsibilities will include coordinating reports, handling staff schedules. Inputting data into various police data bases, Updating law enforcement code books with Federal, State and City ordinances and violations. Serving as a liaison to other law enforcement agencies. Filing and other various duties as designated by the Chief.  Must be a good communicator, self-driven, possess integrity beyond reproach and have the ability to multi-task. This is a full time position with benefits. Residency in the City of Salem is preferred, but not required. Please submit updated resume with cover letter to Ben Angeli, the City Administrator at 17 New Market Street, Salem, NJ 08079 or email to no later than July 30. Applications are also available at the same address from 8:30AM to 4:00PM Monday through Friday. EOE