Fiscal Officer - Mercer County One-Stop
Responsibilities: Preparation and submission of One-Stop’s monthly financial statements for all grants to the Department of Labor Wage Division (DOLWD) Accounting Office, analysis of financial statements, budget preparation , audit of monthly input reports for all expenditures, preparation of requests for draw downs from DOLWD; monthly reconciliation of One-Stop and County records, preparation for annual audit conducted by the LWD Office of Internal Audit, supervision of fiscal analyst and fiscal assistant, etc. Note: County One-Stop employees are not eligible for the State Pension System
Requirements – Accounting degree preferred. Candidate must be skilled in the application of accounting principles, experienced in grant/government accounting, analysis and preparation of financial statements, budget preparation & oversight, and proficient in Excel. Good communication and inter-personal skills a plus. Must be a Mercer County resident at time of hire or within six months of hire.
Salary: $60,106 - $72,054 dependent upon skills and experience.
Send application and resume with cover letter by October 11, 2019 to: Virgen Velez, MCOTESvia e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Parking Attendant (PT), Trenton-Mercer Airport
Parking Attendant candidate to operate shuttle bus transporting passengers from Airport parking lots to Airport terminal. Candidate will be required to possess Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) with passenger endorsement. Previous bus or heavy duty vehicle experience preferred. Will be required to assist elderly and handicapped passengers as needed. Must be 21 years old with a clean driving record. Candidate must have strong interpersonal and communications skills, be able to read, write and compute basic math. Ability to interpret and apply transit system operating rules, regulations, policies and routes.
Salary Range $16.39 - $21.78 hour
Ability to works shifts and flexible schedules
Mercer County residency required. Candidate would be subject to all Civil Service regulations. Send resume and application with cover letter to: Raissa L. Walker, Personnel Director, Mercer County Administration Building, 640 South Broad Street, PO Box 8068, Trenton, NJ 08650-0068.
Program Development Specialist - ADRC
Position available for the County of Mercer, Department of Human Services, Aging Disabilities Resource Connection (ADRC). The candidate will oversee the implementation of community screening services, triage and prioritize home and community based services for older adults, those living with disabilities and their caregivers including mental health, health promotion, Medicaid, adult protective services, housing etc.
Candidate must possess a Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college and one year experience. A Master’s degree in a field of human services is desired. A bilingual candidate is preferred.
Salary range $54,822 - $70,860
Mercer County residency required. Candidate would be subject to all Civil Service regulations. Send resume with cover letter by January 15, 2020 to: Raissa Walker, Personnel Director, Mercer County Administration Building, 640 South Broad Street, PO Box 8068, Trenton, NJ 08650-0068.
The Mercer County Equestrian Center is hiring a Riding Instructor to bring in and turn out lesson horses; teach & supervise grooming, tacking, and untacking; check to make sure blankets are put on correctly by students; check tack to make sure it is good condition; check messages on lesson phone; return rails, standards, etc. to their proper place at the end of your lesson day; make sure tack room is organized at the end of your day; record cancellations & make-ups in the lesson book; schedule make-ups in accordance with make-up policy and sables’ Management; answer visitors’ inquiries, when available; “oversee” barn staff when management is not on duty; visually inspect each horse before leaving; Follow proper closing procedures; barn work during non-teaching hours may be needed.
Interested candidates should send resume, application, and cover letter to Christine Cardinal, Director of the Mercer County Equestrian Center at email@example.com or contact (609) 730-9059 ext.3.
Senior Citizen Program Aide
Position available for the County of Mercer, Department of Human Services, Community Services. Responsibilities include receiving food from the caterer and reheating precooked meals for serving to a large group of participants for the Nutrition Program for the Elderly of Mercer County. Assisting with the clean-up and storage of kitchen utensils and equipment. Previous food handling experience a plus.
Candidate must possess a high school diploma or GED, as well as strong interpersonal skills with the ability to work with minimal supervision.
Salary range $9.1849 - $13.3075 hourly
Mercer County residency required. Candidate would be subject to all Civil Service regulations. Send resume with cover letter and application to: Raissa L. Walker, Personnel Director, Mercer County Administration Building, 640 South Broad Street, PO Box 8068, Trenton, NJ 08650-0068.
Under direction, in one or more branches of engineering, supervises the field and office engineering work involved in the review, design, maintenance, and construction of structures and/or systems; does other related duties as required.
EDUCATION: Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's degree in Civil, Mechanical or Electrical Engineering. Note: A Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering Technology (BSET) in a field related to Civil, Mechanical or Electrical Engineering from an accredited college or university having a curriculum approved by the Accreditation Board of Engineering Technology (ABET) may substitute for the above education requirement.
NOTE: Possession of a Professional Engineer’s License issued by the New Jersey State Board of Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors may be substituted for the college degree.
EXPERIENCE: Four (4) years of related experience in civil, electrical or mechanical engineering, one (1) of which shall have been in a supervisory capacity. Note: A Master’s degree in Civil, Electrical or Mechanical engineering, or a Master’s of Science in Engineering Technology (MSET) in a field related to Civil, Electrical or Mechanical engineering may be substituted for one (1) year of non-supervisory experience.
LICENSE: Appointees may be required to possess a valid Professional Engineering (PE) license issued by the NJ State Board of Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors, particularly for positions assuming “responsible charge” over staff as defined by NJAC 13:40-1.3
Mercer County residency required. Candidate would be subject to all Civil Service regulations, including an Open Competitive Examination. Send resume and application with cover letter to: Raissa L. Walker, Personnel Director, Mercer County Administration Building, 640 South Broad Street, PO Box 8068, Trenton, NJ 08650-0068.
Technical Assistant/Contract Administrator
Position available for the County of Mercer, Department of Human Services, Contract Unit. Candidate will be responsible for the provision of technical services/support and troubleshooting of basic end user issues for in-house staff and community agencies applying for funding through an online proposal application management system. Candidate will have the ability to extract data and translate soft copy material into hardcopy contract documents to facilitate the completion of an internal routing process. This includes summarizing program content for the purpose of writing memorandums and supporting contracting documents, and conducting follow-up on pending and/or routing contracts.
Candidate must possess an Associate’s Degree from an accredited college or university and one (1) year of experience in the various phases of contract and/or grant monitoring. Strong interpersonal skills as well as an ability to meet deadlines with a high level of computer literacy and ability to learn new computer data systems are essential.
Salary range $37,262 - $59,737
Mercer County residency required. Send resume with cover letter by January 15, 2020 to: Raissa L. Walker, Personnel Director, Mercer County Administration Building, 640 South Broad Street, PO Box 8068, Trenton, NJ 08650-0068.
Entry-Level Law Enforcement (LEE)
In order to be considered for employment in an entry-level law enforcement position, candidates must pass a written exam called the Law Enforcement Examination (LEE). Those who pass will remain in the eligible pool for two years. The pool of eligible candidates that results from the LEE will be used to fill positions for law enforcement titles in all Civil Service jurisdictions. Please contact the New Jersey Civil Service Commission with questions regarding the LEE.
Other Career Resources
- One-Stop Career Center
- New Jersey Civil Service Commission
- New Jersey Department of Labor
- United States Department of Labor
All applicants are subject to pre-employment test including drug test, physical examination and background check.
Updated December 9, 2019