Employment, Bids & RFP Packages

The City of Salem is looking for licensed contractors that are 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.


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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