Employment, Bids & RFP Packages

The City of Salem is looking for licensed contractors interested in submitting quotes for future clean-up projects in the City.

Companies that are interested must have a New Jersey Business Registration Certificate and business insurance. These projects will vary from simple grass cutting and vegetation removal to larger trash clean-up sites.

There are no projects scheduled at this time, but we are compiling a list of contractors that would like to be notified to submit a quote when funds are available and a project is planned.

Please send an email to the City Administrator/Clerk – – with your contact information. No phone calls please.

Notice To Bidders For The Provision Of Chemicalsand Water Meters For The Year 2022

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Deadline: December 14, 2021 by 11:00AM.
Notice Is Hereby Given by the City of Salem that sealed bids will be received at the office of the City Clerk, Salem City Municipal Building, 17 New Market Street, Salem, New Jersey 08079, for the provision of Chemicals for the City of Salem in accordance with specifications and proposal forms.

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Q and A: for the Preservation Plan & Feasibility Study for 67 West Broadway, the Sarah Allen Nicholson House

RFP Questions from Consultants
Salem – 67 West Broadway, the Sarah Nicholson Allen House

1. Is an archaeological study required?
No. On the basis of research or site observations, the Plan will make a recommendation, for example, if there are areas of the property that are likely to contain buried material culture that could yield new information about the history of the property.

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Preservation Plan & Feasibility Study for 67 West Broadway, the Sarah Allen Nicholson House

Deadline: Tuesday, November 30, 2021, by 11:00 a.m.
The City of Salem is soliciting proposals through a fair and open process in accordance with N.J.S.A. 19:44A-20-5, Federal Regulation 43 CFR 12, and OMB Circular A-102 for the following position: Consultant to prepare a Preservation Plan & Feasibility Study for 67 West Broadway, the Sarah Allen Nicholson House, a contributing resource in the Broadway Historic District in Salem, New Jersey.

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The City of Salem is accepting applications for the position of a full-time Laborer in the Department of Public Works.  This is an entry level position which will require one to perform duties such as manual labor, snow maintenance, light tree work, road maintenance, and fields, parks and lawn maintenance under all weather conditions. The person hired may be assigned to any department under Public Works.

Applicants must possess a valid N.J. State Driver’s License. A valid NJ State CDL Driver’s License or the ability to obtain the CDL License within one year of employment is mandatory. Residency in the City of Salem is required. Starting salary is $37,712.87 with benefits. Interested candidates can get an application at the Salem City Hall Annex, 17 New Market Street, Salem. Applications must be submitted by October 8, 2021. This is a union position. Salem City is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Account Clerk – City of Salem, Salem County

The City of Salem is seeking a full time Account Clerk.  Must be a motivated, detail oriented individual and with excellent organizational skills, strong customer service skills, computer and communication skills along with the ability to work cooperatively with other City Departments. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to cash management; post daily tax and sewer receipts, requisitions, maintain files, and other various duties as assigned by the Chief Financial Officer. Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel required.

Please submit updated resume with cover letter via email or regular mail by October 8, 2021 to: Kenia Nunez, 17 New Market Street, Salem, NJ 08079 or . You can also drop off the cover letter and resume on Monday through Friday between 8:30 AM and 4:00 PM at 17 New Market Street in Salem  NO PHONE CALLS, PLEASE. Union position, with benefits, residency required. The City of Salem is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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