Employment At The County

Animal Control Officer

Full time position

 

Job Description:

Bergen County Animal Shelter and Adoption Center is looking for a full-time and per-diem animal control officers. We are an open admission, municipal shelter adhering to a no-kill philosophy under the guidelines of the Asilomar Accords. We currently provide animal control services to 48 municipalities.

 

Examples of work:

  • Patrol, capture and inpound both domestic and wild animals.
  • Capture and inpound animals suspected of being rabid.
  • Recognize sick and injured animals and arrange for medical care.
  • Be certified in legal, humane euthanasia methods.
  • Care for and feed the animals in the shelter, following disease control protocols.
  • interpret laws, rules, regulations, and guidelines and apply them to specific situations including investigating alleged violations of state anti-cruelty statues.
  • Write detailed incident reports and provide photographic evidence if needed.
  • Testify in court for alleged violations of the law.
  • Handle complaints from the public and be able to provide educational assistance or remedial actions.

 

Requirements:

  • State Certfied as an Animal Control Officer.
  • Knowledge of the use of equipment used in animal control such as traps, nets, and ketch poles.
  • Must have the ability to use computer equipment and be trained in the computer programming specific to the animal control department.
  • Valid N.J. Driver's License and N.J. resident.
  • Full-time applicant must be available for on-call animal emergency situations.
  • Be available all shifts including weekends and evenings.

 

Please send resume to: resume@co.bergen.nj.us


 Animal Health Technician

Full time position

 

Job Description:

Bergen County Animal Shelter and Adoption Center is looking for a full-time Animal Health Technician to become member of our medical team. We are an open admission municipal shelter adhering to a no-kill philosophy under the guidelines of the Asilomar Accords.

 

Examples of work:

  • Renders treatment and administers medication to sick or injured animals as directed by the Veterinarian
  • Performs preliminary examinations of animals to determine symptoms of disease or injury and reports findings to the veterinarian
  • Assists the veterinarian with surgery including sterilizing instruments, securing supplies, handling surgical instruments and disinfecting and cleaning up operating area
  • Under the direction of the Veterinarian, humanely euthanize animals
  • Disinfects cages for the control and eradication of disease and infection

 

Requirements:

  • Completion of sixty (60) college credits including eighteen (18) credit hours in zoology, biology, animal husbandry or related fields at an accredited college or university
  • License in the State of New Jersey preferred
  • New Jersey Driver’s License

 

Please send resume to: resume@co.bergen.nj.us


Cook

Full time position

 

Job Description:

We are looking for an experienced and passionate Cook to help support our team. The ideal candidate for this position has previous experience preparing Various Cuisines, enjoys working in a busy environment and is capable of taking direction well and multi-tasking effectively.  Long-term care facility experience perferred.

 

Examples of Cook responsibilities:

• Measure and assemble ingredients for menu items
• Collaborate with the Food Service Manager and Cooks to prepare meals during our dining hours
•  Maintain accurate food inventories
•  Properly store food items at appropriate temperatures
• Rotate stock items as per established procedures
• Restock kitchen for subsequent shifts
• Ensure that the food prep area and kitchen are cleaned and sanitized at the end of your shift
• Must be able to  work every other Weekend and Certain Holidays as Scheduled

 

Cook skills

•  High school diploma/GED required
• 2+ years' experience as a Cook in the  restaurant industry
•  Able to read and follow standardized recipes
• Strong knowledge of proper food handling procedures
•  Able to work as part of a team in a busy kitchen atmosphere
• Serve-Safe Certification preferred
• Valid NJ Drivers Licence

 

Send resumes to: resume@co.bergen.nj.us 


Diesel Mechanic

Full time position

 

Requirements/Experience:

  • Air Brakes
  • Air Conditioning
  • Electrical System Diagnostics
  • Steering and Suspension
  • Must be able to troubleshoot fuel sytems
  • ASE Certified or willing to obtain
  • CDL Class B Tanker a plus
  • May be required to work second shift
  • Valid NJ Driver's License

 

Send resumes to: resume@co.bergen.nj.us


 

Instructor In-Service Nursing

Full time position

 

Job Description:

An Instructor of In-service Nursing is a registered professional nurse who, under direction, is responsible for the theoretical and clinical in-service training of professional and nonprofessional nursing personnel; participate in public health accreditation; coordinate workforce development; does other related duties as required.

 

Qualifications:

Applicants must possess a current and valid Professional Nurse license (RN) in the State of New Jersey. Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Master's degree in Nursing or Nursing Education. One (1) year of experience as a registered professional nurse.  Appointees will be required to possess a driver's license valid in New Jersey only if the operation of a vehicle, rather than employee mobility, is necessary to perform essential duties of the  position.

 

Send resumes to: resume@co.bergen.nj.us


Junior System Administrator

Full time position

 

Job description:

The Jr. System Administrator will respond to service requests regarding network connectivity and software application & hardware problems and, perform in-person duties such as new-hire set-up, mobile device trouble-shooting, general office equipment/peripheral support and Travel to remote sites.

 

General Duties and Responsibilities:

  • The candidate must have excellent communication skills.
  • The candidate must have a minimum of 3 years of experience in the following areas:
    • Windows 7/10
    • Mobile phone support
    • Desktop Support & customer services
    • Printing services
    • Ability to produce clear and concise documentation
    • Microsoft Office toolset (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Visio)
    • Active Directory, TCP/IP networking, DNS and DHCP

 

Skills:

  • Windows 7/10 OS, Windows Server 2008/2016, Backup, Antivirus, iPhone and Android Set Up, Apple OS and Wi-Fi knowledge.

  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.

 

Send resumes to: resume@co.bergen.nj.us


Juvenile Detention Center

Job Responsibilities:

  • Supervise and/or participate in various programs/activities with juveniles to stimulate interest in and cooperation with various social/education programs.
  • Supervision of juveniles in order to facilitate daily schedule.
  • Provide comprehensive reporting and data entry on all required forms and reports.
  • Utilize various types of electronic and/or manual recording and information systems used by the facility.
  • Ensure a safe and secure environment for juveniles and employees.
  • Model pro-social behavior and reinforces appropriate social interactions.

General Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Experience working with at-risk populations and/or security preferred.
  • Computer literacy (MS Excel and Word).
  • Valid NJ Driver License.
  • Flexible schedule to accomodate weekdays, weekends and holidays.

 

Education Requirements:

  • Associate's or Bachelor's Degree.

 

Send resume to resume@co.bergen.nj.us.


Motor Vehicle Operator

Full time position

 

Job Description:

Transport Senior Citizens and Disabled Persons to medical appointments, food shopping and Senior Centers.

 

General Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Deliver Meals on Wheels

 

Skills:

  • CDL Class B with Passenger Endorsement preferred.

 

Send resume to resume@co.bergen.nj.us.


Road Repair Person

 Full time position

 

Job Description:

Responsible for performing varied types of work involved in the maintenance, repair, resurfacing, and construction of roads within the County.  May assist in installation and/or maintenance of traffic lines and traffic signs and perform other related duties as required for the maintenance of County roads.

 

Job Duties:

  • Performs varied types of work involved in the maintenance, repair, resurfacing, and/or construction of roads
  • Assists in the repair of potholes, mixes cement or mortar, shovels gravel/sand.  May be required to perform work related to installation of drain pipes and catch basins, guard rails, manholes, and other such work as may be required for County road maintenance and repair
  • May be required to use power tools and other heavy equipment such as electric/pneumatic drills, jack hammers, and cement/asphalt mixing equipment

 

General Duties and Requirements:

Experience in cleaning, maintenance, and repair of roads and streets which may include work involving the installation and maintenance of traffic lights and signs, or experience as a laborer in a public works department: 1 year

Required to possess a driver’s license valid in New Jersey only if the operation of a vehicle is required to perform essential duties of the position.  Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) class B with tank endorsement preferred.

 

Please send resumes to: resume@co.bergen.nj.us


System Administrator

Full time position

 

Job Description:

We are seeking an experienced Windows System Administrator who will be responsible for designing, implementing and administering Windows Server 2008/2016 servers, Active Directory and its services, Exchange 2016, VMware 6.x and Storage, Veeam backup, Antivirus.

 

General Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Installs, maintains and upgrades internal computer hardware and software systems Troubleshoots, diagnoses and resolves network/server issues
  • Monitors usage and performance
  • Assists with recommending, scheduling and implementing system hardware and/or software upgrades
  • Researches, evaluates and recommends software and hardware products

 

Skills:

  • Background supporting telephone systems a plus
  • Excellent communication skills (oral and written)
  • Ability to independently manage multiple projects and see them to completion on schedule
  • We require a minimum of 7 years of extensive hands-on experience in the following areas:
  • MS Exchange, MS Server, Design, implement & manage MS AD under multi-domain in Windows, Group Policies and DNS
  • VMware 6.x
  • Veeam backup or Data Protector Backup Software
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.

 

 Please, send resumes to: resume@co.bergen.nj.us


Tree Maintenance Worker

 Full time position

 

Job Description:

Responsible for tree removal, trimming, and pruning, which may be required due to environmental, aesthetic, roadway obstruction, or other safety-related factors.

 

General Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Cut away dead, obstructive, or excess branches from trees or shrubbery
  • Utilize chainsaws and hacksaws to safely cut down trees and tree limbs
  • Climb trees with safety devices or utilize buckets/lifts to properly cut down limbs and prune trees; remove branches away from power lines and reshape trees to aesthetically pleasing shapes
  • Remove debris and cart away large logs and limbs for disposal; and clear parks, facilities, and roads of tree branches, fallen trees, and other debris
  • May be required to water/fertilize trees, spray and treat diseased trees, and apply tar to cut surfaces to seal in moisture.

 

Skills:

  • Knowledge of occupational hazards and safety precautions involved in tree maintenance work.
  • Experience with tree removal and use of cutting/pruning equipment preferred.

 

Please send resumes to: resume@co.bergen.nj.us


Truck Driver Heavy

 Full time position

 

Job Description:

Responsible for operating a truck with a tandem/dual rear axles to transport materials, equipment, or people.  May do other work related to the maintenance and operation of trucks and installed equipment such as snowplows and towing equipment. 

 

General Responsibilities:

  • Receive assignments and drive trucks of varied types including trucks used for road maintenance, construction work, and ice/snow control work
  • Pick up, load truck, and deliver materials and/or people, keep records of trips and deliveries
  • Operate, as necessary, equipment such as snowplow, spreader, or winch
  • May inspect truck prior to operating for proper amounts of fuel, oil, water, tire pressure, document and report any issues with vehicle.

 

Skills:

  • Must possess a valid Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) and any other applicable endorsements for the class and type of vehicle being operated.  Class A with tank endorsement preferred.
  • Experience driving a truck with tandem/dual rear axles and auxiliary equipment such as snow plow, salt spreader, winch: 1 year

 

Please send resumes to: resume@co.bergen.nj.us


Youth Group Worker

Full time position

 

Job Description:

The Youth Group Worker position is located within Bergen's Place, located within the Bergen County Youth Complex located in Teterboro, NJ. Bergen's Place is a state licensed residential crisis and homeless shelter for youth 11-17.The shelter provides 24- hour, safe, temporary housing to youth who have run away, are at-risk of or are currently homeless and who are experiencing crisis within their homes. Goals of the shelter program are to assist youth in building permanent connections with caring adults, and reunite with their families.

 

General Responsibilities:

  • Provide direct supervision and care to youth residing in the shelter.
  • Assist in screening, evaluation and orientation of homeless youth.
  • Input client data into electronic recording systems.
  • Respond to crisis phone calls and walk-in youth seeking emergency shelter.
  • Engage youth in planning recreational activities and encourage youth participation.
  • Ensure safe and comfortable environment for residents and employees.
  • Model pro-social behavior and reinforce appropriate social interactions.

 

Schedule:

Full time (40 hours/week). Shift work required. Shifts may include evenings and weekends.

 

Education Requirements:

Bachelor's Degree in mental health or related field.

 

Other Requirements:

  • Experience working with at-risk youth, preferably in a group/residential .etting preferred.
  • Computer literacy (MS Excel and Word)
  • Valid NJ driver's license.

 

Please send resumes to: resume@co.bergen.nj.us