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Correctional Health Nurse

The Mercer County Correction Center is seeking experienced Registered Nurse (RN’s) to provide direct and indirect nursing care to our inmate population. This is a full-time position.  Prospective employees must be available work shifts in a 24-hour facility. All candidates must possess a valid New Jersey drivers license. Prior correctional experience is preferred but not required.

Mercer County offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefit package. Mercer County residency is required within one year of appointment.

Send resume and application with cover letter to: Raissa Walker, Personnel Director, Mercer County Administration Building, 640 South Broad Street, PO Box 8068, Trenton, NJ 08650-0068.

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Parking Attendant (PT)

Position available for the County of Mercer, Department of Transportation & Infrastructure. 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 Walker, Personnel Director, Mercer County Administration Building, 640 South Broad Street, PO Box 8068, Trenton, NJ 08650-0068.

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Training Manager

Position available for the County of Mercer, One Stop Career Center. Responsibilities include but are not limited to the supervision and management of career counselors, review & approval of all customers entering occupational training, keeping abreast of training provided by partner agencies, will be primary One Stop contact and maintain relationships with service providers to ensure problems/issues are addressed; ensure counseling staff is well informed and follows procedures for specialized services i.e. Tuition Waivers, Work Search Waivers, etc.; ensure counselors are monitoring customers’ progress & data entering all relevant information into OSOS; ensure eligibility certification is performed in accordance with WIOA & WFNJ guidelines

Requirements include experience in counseling (preferable career and/or job readiness); ability to work with varied populations, proficient in Word (other Microsoft programs are plus); minimum 3 years of supervisory experience. Bachelor’s Degree required (Social Sciences preferred)

Starting Salary $50,216.00 - $54,328.00 (depending on skills and experience)

Mercer County residency required. Send resume and application with cover letter to: Raissa Walker, Personnel Director, Mercer County Administration Building, 640 South Broad Street, PO Box 8068, Trenton, NJ 08650-0068.

EOE/AA/ADA Employer

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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.

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 Mercer County residency is required within one year of appointment.

All applicants are subject to pre-employment test including drug text, physical examination and background check.