Career Opportunities

To be eligible for employment with the Township of Montclair, the following residential preference applies:

  1. Residents of the Town of Montclair
  2. Residents of Essex County
  3. Residents of the State of New Jersey

All job vacancies are advertised in municipal buildings, community colleges, unemployment offices, NJLM, and various social media platforms. Applications must be submitted online.

The application process:

The application process includes:

  • Reviewing all applications
  • Logging applications
  • Forwarding applications to department heads and the Township Manager for approval

Please do not call, email, or visit to check the status of your application.

The hiring process takes time, and you will be contacted by the Human Resources department if you are being considered for an interview.

Important Notes:

  1. We do not accept applications via email or fax.
  2. Resumes must be accompanied by a completed online application.
  3. Applications must be submitted before the posted deadline.
  4. Non-New Jersey residents must provide proof of residency within one year.
  5. A government-issued ID (e.g., NJ driver's license, passport, 1040 form) is required.

Please submit all applications online for career opportunities!

Montclair is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.