Chester Township
1 Parker Road
Chester, New Jersey 07930


POLICE OFFICER OPENING – The Chester Police Department is accepting resumes for the position of Probationary Police Officer. Prerequisites are as follows: Applicant must be a citizen of the United States and be a resident of New Jersey with a valid NJ Driver’s License. Applicant must be able to speak, read and write in the English language fluently. Applicant must successfully complete such oral, written, psychological and physical examinations as may be required. Applicant must possess current New Jersey Police Training Commission Certification. Applicant must have obtained an Associate’s Degree or higher from an accredited college or university. A waiver of an Associate’s Degree requirement is permitted when a candidate has served in the United States military for four years and has received an honorable discharge. Applicant must be EMT certified or be willing to obtain within the first year of employment. All officers will be required to maintain their status as an EMT as a condition of their continued employment. Send resume by mail to: Lt. Edward Noonan, Chester Police Department, 1 Parker Road, Chester, NJ 07930. Deadline for resume acceptance is December 28th, 2018. CHESTER TOWNSHIP IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.

FT ASSISTANT TO ZONING OFFICIAL/PLANNING & ZONING ADMINISTRATOR AND BOARD OF HEALTH SECRETARY – CHESTER TOWNSHIP, MORRIS COUNTY.  Will assist the Department Head in responding to inquiries; reviewing, processing and tracking applications; investigating, inspecting and enforcement of complaints; preparing meeting agendas and minutes; and other duties as may be assigned.  Prior experience in a Planning/Zoning Office required; Board of Health experience preferred.  Zoning Official Certification or willingness to obtain.   Strong customer service skills and written and verbal communication skills are required, as well as strong attention to detail.  Proficiency in Microsoft Office required. Attendance at evening meetings required.  Valid driver’s license required.  Salary DOQ.  Send resume and cover letter to: Township Administrator Robin Collins at 1 Parker Road, Chester, NJ 07930, or  Application deadline is November 30.  Chester Township reserves the right to review applications and conduct interviews as they are received.  EOE. 

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