Wantage Township New Jersey

888 State Highway 23

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Employment Opportunities

Wantage Township is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Current Openings:


Wantage Township is now accepting applications for a part-time Custodian/Laborer. Duties include, but not limited to, Cleaning and Maintaining Town Hall, manual labor. Qualified candidates must possess a valid NJ driver’s license. The Township reserves the right to interview candidates prior to the deadline. Employment application can be downloaded here. Mail application to Wantage Township Administrator, 888 Route 23, Wantage NJ 07461 or drop off application at Town Hall.

Hours are be flexible. Immediate opening.

Application can be downloaded here.

Deputy Court Administrator

The Wantage Joint Municipal Court (Wantage Township, Sussex Borough, Stillwater Township, & Branchville Borough) seeks a highly qualified individual for the full-time position of Deputy Court Administrator. Applicants should have experience in all aspects of Court Administration, including a strong working knowledge of the ATS/ACS computer system, eMACS, Page Center and PCSAM. Experience in case flow management and other computer applications are a plus. Excellent customer service skills, assertive, attention to details, organization and self-motivation are a must. The successful candidate will work under the general direction of the Municipal Court Judge and Municipal Court Administrator.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: answering queries from the public, defendants, attorneys, employees, etc.; assist defendants with technical and procedural guidance; case processing, including determining probable cause; preparing, reviewing, monitoring and evaluating daily, weekly, and monthly reports; drafting correspondence; performing data entry; complying with the New Jersey Rules of Court, Supreme Court directives, laws and established policies and procedures governing the operation of the Municipal Courts. Perform related duties are required.

As court sessions are conducted virtually due to the current health crisis, candidates with experience operating video conferencing platforms such as ZOOM and or Microsoft TEAMS is preferred but not required.

Applicants who have been awarded certification pursuant to NJSA 2B:12-11 are preferred. If an applicant is not certified, he or she must obtain conditional accreditation within six (6) months of the hire date, and become fully accredited within three (3) years of the hire date as set forth in NJ Court Rule 1:41-3.

Court Office Hours are Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Please submit cover letter, resume and salary requirements to:

Michael Restel, Township Administrator
Email: administrator@wantagetwp-nj.org
Rebecca Muller, Municipal Division Manager
Email: Rebecca.Muller@njcourts.gov

The Township of Wantage is an Equal Opportunity Employer. **NOTE: The above local job posting was submitted to the vicinage by the local municipality and is not a State job posting.

Deadline Date: December 16, 2022.

Municipal Court Security Officer

The Wantage Joint Municipal Court (Wantage Township, Sussex Borough, Stillwater Township, & Branchville Borough) seeks a highly qualified individual for the position of Municipal Court Security Officer. Deadline Date: December 14, 2022. Salary Range: $25 per hour. For more information, see the job posting pdf.

Employment Application