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Town of Dover
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Monday - Friday 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
37 North Sussex Street Dover, NJ 07801
Phone: 973-366-2200

Employment Opportunities

The following Employment Opportunities are available with the Town.


General Walk-In Employment Inquiry

This is not an Employment Application Form. You may download this Inquiry Form to fill out and deliver to the Town Clerk for review, and have your qualifications considered for possible job openings in the near future. If the Town of Dover finds that the qualifications and employment background match a current opening, you may be contacted to complete an Application for Employment.

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Assistant to Chief Financial Officer

The Town of Dover has an immediate opening for an Assistant to the Chief Financial Officer.  Duties include routine and recurring budget administration duties which facilitate the conduct of more complex and detailed review and analysis functions conducted by the supervisor and higher level budget examiner.

Clerk Typist

The Town of Dover has an immediate opening for a Clerk Typist. Duties include; under direction, performs a variety of clerical duties of moderate complexity which involves, receptionist duties for the Code Enforcement, Construction, Engineering and Planning and Zoning Departments, provides the public with proper applications for a number of permits required from the various departments, provides general information and guidance to the public regarding permits and procedures, schedules inspections for Engineering and the Construction Departments, reviews submitted permit applications for completeness prior to accepting permits, answers phones for the various departments, this position will require cross training with the Code Enforcement Clerk duties and does other related work as required.

Code Enforcement Officer

The Town of Dover Code Enforcement Department has an immediate opening Code Enforcement Officer. Duties include; under direction, performs various types of field and office work involved in seeing that residents, businesses, and property owners comply with the various municipal codes. As needed assists with zoning regulations, Municipal Code violations, & Property Maintenance Code violations and enforcement and other day-to-day operations of the Code Enforcement Department. Must have exceptional communication skills.

Licensing Inspector / Municipal Clerks Office

Licensing Inspector / Municipal Clerks Office – The Town of Dover (Morris County) is seeking to fill the Licensing Inspector within the Office of Municipal Clerk.  The Town seeks applicants who have the ability to work part-time (20-28 hours per week) or full time as the position can be flexible.  The licensing inspector, under the direction, supervision and final authority of the Municipal Clerk administers and enforces the licensing ordinances of the Town, including but limited to the following: taxicabs, limousines, garage sales, theaters and such additional and other licenses as may be provided by ordinance or statute.