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Linden Fire Department to Host Annual Junior Fire Academy

Registration for the Linden Fire Department’s 2024 Junior Fire Academy is now open! “The Junior Fire Academy provides an opportunity to educate the recruits about the Linden Fire Department, the services we provide and enlighten them on the possibility of a future career in firefighting,” said Deputy Fire Chief Kevin Brady.

  • Who: Available to Linden students graduating 7th and 8th grades.
  • What: Linden Fire Department Junior Fire Academy. Learn about the Linden Fire Department and explore a future career in Firefighting! Receive basic training in physical fitness, department operations, fire science, HazMat, first-aid and CPR. Demonstrations include Engine and Ladder Truck Operations, Rope Rescue, Car Extrication, HazMat and more!
  • When: June 25 through June 28, 2024 from 8am until 3pm.
  • How: Click here to view and/or download the flyer and application for the Linden Fire Department’s Junior Fire Academy. Applications are also available at Fire Headquarters, which is located at 302 South Wood Avenue. The deadline for applications is Friday, May 10, 2024 at 3pm. Applications must be dropped off at Linden Fire Headquarters. Enrollment is on a first-come, first-served basis. For more information, contact Deputy Chief Kevin Brady via email, or call (908) 474-4550.

Closed Job Opportunities with the City of Linden

Closed Job Opportunities

Submission Deadline is Friday, March 22, 2024 at 4:30pm.

  • Two Deputy Municipal Court Administrator positions, in the Municipal Courts Department.

Submission Deadline is February 21, 2024 at 4:30pm.

  • One full time Clerk 1 position, in the City of Linden Police Department.

Submission Deadline is February 8, 2024 at 4:30pm.

Submission Deadline was February 6, 2024 at 4pm.

Submission Deadline is January 19th, 2024 at 4:30pm.

  • One full time Clerk 2 Public Works position, in the Department of Community Services.
  • One full time Public Safety Telecommunicator Trainee position in the Police Department.

Submission Deadline is January 9th, 2024 at 4:30pm.

  • One full time Clerk 1 position, in the Fire Department.
  • One full time Registered Environmental Health Specialist position, in the Health Department.
  • One full time Mechanic PW position, in the Department of Community Services.

Submission Deadline is December 26th, 2023 at 4:30pm.

Submission Deadline was December 8th, 2023 at 4:30pm.

  • One full time Senior Diesel Mechanic position, in the Division of Public Works.
  • One full time Mechanic Helper (Tier 2) position, in the Department of Community Services.
  • Three full time Laborer positions, in the Department of Community Services.

Submission Deadline was October 6th, 2023 at 4:30pm.

  • One full time Purchasing Assistant position, in the Purchasing Office.

Submission Deadline was September 1st, 2023 at 4:30pm.

  • One full time Clerk 1 position, in the Department of Social Service Office.
  • One full time Tree Trimmer w/CDL License: Tier 2 (PW) position, in the Department of Community Services.

Submission Deadline was August 8th, 2023 at 4:30pm.

  • One full time Accounting Assistant position, in the Treasury Department.

Submission Deadline was August 4th, 2023 at 4:30pm.

  • Two full time Truck Driver Tier 2 (PW) positions, in the Department of Community Services.
  • Two full time Tree Trimmer w/CDL License: Tier 2 (PW) positions, in the Department of Community Services.
  • One part time Building Inspector position, in the Office of Construction Code.

Submission Deadline was July 31st, 2023 at 4:30pm.

  • One part time Registered Environmental Health Specialist position, in the Board of Health Department.
  • Two full time Clerk 1 positions, in the Police Department.

Submission Deadline was June 2, 2023 at 4:30pm.

  • One full time Truck Driver Tier 2 position, in the Department of Community Services.

Submission Deadline was May 26, 2023 at 4:30pm.

Submission Deadline was May 12th, 2023 at 4:30pm

Submission Deadline was May 5th, 2023 at 4:30pm

  • One full time Clerk 1 position, in the Police Department.
  • One full time Heating & Air Conditioning (HVAC) Mechanic (Tier 2) position available in the Department of Community Services.

Submission Deadline was April 7th, 2023 at 4:30pm.

  • One full time Mechanic Helper (Tier 2) position, in the Department of Community Service.
  • One full time Laborer position, in the Department of Community Service.
  • One full time Truck Driver (Tier 2) position available in the Department of Community Service.

Submission Deadline was March 10, 2023 at 4:30pm.

  • One full time Mechanic Tier 2 position available in the Division of Public Works.
  • One full time Diesel Mechanic Tier 2 position available in the Division of Public Works.
  • One full time Truck Driver Tier 2 position available in the Department of Community Services.
  • One part time Registered Environmental Health Specialist position available in the Health Department.

Submission Deadline was February 3rd, 2023 at 4:30pm.

  • One full time Clerk 1 position available in the Construction Code Department.

Submission Deadline was December 19th, 2022 at 4pm.

  • Two full time Public Safety Telecommunicator Trainee positions in the Police Department.

Submission Deadline is December 9th, 2022 at 4:30pm.

  • One full time Principal PayrollClerk position available in the Treasury Department.
  • One full time Laborer position available in the Department of Community Services.
  • One full time Mechanic Helper (Tier 2) position, in the Department of Community Services.
  • One full time Truck Driver position available in the Department of Community Services

Submission Due Date was Monday, November 14, 2022

Submission Due Date was Friday, November 4, 2022

  • Two Full time Laborer Positions in the Public Works Department or the Buildings & Grounds Department.
  • One Full Time Mechanic Helper Tier 2 position available in the Division of Public Works.
  • One Full time Diesel Mechanic Tier 2 position available in the Division of Public Works.
  • Two Full time Mechanic Tier 2 positions available in the Division of Public Works.

Submission Due Date was Friday, October 21, 2022

  • 2 Full Time Special Law Enforcement Officers III  (S.L.E.O.) positions available in the Police Department.

Submission Due Date was Friday, October 7, 2022

  • Two Full Time Laborer Positions in the Public Works Department or the Buildings & Grounds Department.
  • One Full Time Mechanic Helper position available in the Division of Public Works / Municipal Garage.
  • Two Full time Diesel Mechanic Tier 2 positions available in the Division of Public Works.
  • 2 Full time Mechanic Tier 2 positions available in the Division of Public Works.

Submission Due Date was Friday, September 2, 2022

  • One Full Time Diesel Mechanic Tier 2 position available in the Division of Public Works.
  • Three Full Time Laborer positions available within the Public Works Department or the Buildings & Grounds Department.
  • One Full time Mechanic Tier 2 position available in the Division of Public Works.

Submission Due Date was Thursday, August 5, 2022

  • One Full Time Diesel Mechanic Tier 2 position available in the Division of Public Works.
  • One Full Time Mechanic 2 Tier 2 position available in the Division of Public Works.

Submission Due Date was Thursday, July 7, 2022

Submission Due Date was Thursday, June 2, 2022

Submission Deadline was May 9, 2022.

Linden Roselle Sewerage Authority

Submission Due Date was Thursday, March 31st, 2022

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Submission Due Date: March 18, 2022

Submission Due Date: Friday, March 4th, 2022

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Submission Due Date: Thursday, February 3rd, 2022

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West Elizabeth Avenue

Submission Due Date: Friday, January 28th, 2022

  • 1 Full Time Position of Registered Environmental Health Specialist in the Board of Health Department.
  • 1 Part Time Position of Registered Environmental Health Specialist in the Board of Health Department.

Submission Due Date: Thursday, January 13th, 2022

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Submission Due Date: Tuesday, December 28, 2021

Submission Due Date: Friday, November 26th, 2021

Submission Due Date: Friday, December 3rd, 2021

Submission Due Date: Thursday, November 11th, 2021

Submission Due Date: Wednesday, November 10th, 2021

Downloads & Links

Submission Due Date: Friday, October 8th, 2021

Submission Due Date: Thursday, September 30, 2021

Submission Due Date: Friday, September 3rd, 2021

Submission Due Date: Tuesday, August 10th, 2021

Submission Due Date: August 5th 2021 at 4:30pm

Laborer 1 in Department of Buildings & Grounds

Submission Due Date: March 17, 2021

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Omnibus Operator/Recreation Leader in Department of Recreation & Senior Services

Submission Due Date: February 25, 2021

Downloads & Links

Code Enforcement Officer Trainee in the Construction Code Department

Submission Due Date: January 26, 2021

Downloads & Links

Fire Sub-Code Official Part Time in the Construction Code Department

Submission Due Date: November 27, 2020

Downloads & Links

Mason/Senior Carpenter in the Buildings & Grounds Division

Submission Due Date: November 27, 2020

Downloads & Links

Clerk 1 Full Time in the Tax Assessor’s Department

Submission Due Date: November 27, 2020

Downloads & Links

Clerk 1 Full Time in the Municipal Court

Submission Due Date: November 27, 2020

Downloads & Links

Clerk 1 Part Time in the Municipal Court

Submission Due Date: November 27, 2020

Downloads & Links

Laborer in the Public Works Division

Submission Due Date: November 27, 2020

Downloads & Links

Laborer in the Buildings & Grounds Division

Submission Due Date: November 27, 2020

Downloads & Links

Public Safety Telecommunicator Trainee

Submission Due Date: November 20, 2020

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Per Diem Public Safety Telecommunicator

Submission Due Date: November 20, 2020

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Wastewater Plant Electrician

Submission Due Date: November 20, 2020

Wastewater Plant Electrician

A major northeast Wastewater Treatment Plant is looking for an Electrician.  Duties include but not limited to preventive and corrective maintenance on electrical and mechanical equipment for the plant and pumping stations involving 480/240/120 volts, maintenance of electrical systems for buildings and grounds, pumps valves, motors, controls etc.  Industrial Electrical Knowledge and Experience is a must.

Requirements good communication skills, possession of a valid driver’s license, knowledge and understanding of the maintenance procedures. A high school diploma or equivalent training and experience in electrical and mechanical maintenance, at least 3 years appropriate experience. Knowledge of industrial instrumentation, and experience, and 1,460 volts is a plus.

Please visit their website for an employment application. Applicants shall mail or email the completed employment application, resume and salary requirements, by November 20, 2020 to the Executive Director, LRSA PO Box 4118, 5005 South Wood Ave., Linden, NJ 07036 or email their executive director here.

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Submission Due Date: October 7, 2020

Submission Due Date: September 14, 2020

Submission Due Date: September 11, 2020

Submission Due Date: August 10, 2020 (changed from June 29)

Submission Due Date: May 14, 2020

Notice of Land Sale

Notice is hereby given that the listed City owned property, described below, will be taken up for final consideration by open public sale at auction to the highest bidder. The sale shall take place in the Planning Board Room 3rd floor at the City Hall, 301 North Wood Avenue, Linden NJ on Wednesday, May 1, 2024 at 10:00 a.m., or as soon thereafter as the matter can be reached. Click here to view and/or download a hardcopy of this notice.

Such sale is subject to term and conditions established by resolution, by the City of Linden and printed below.

StreetNumberBlockLotApproximate
Dimensions
Minimum
Price
Zone
610 East Baltimore Avenue610896Front 41.90 ft
Right Side 88.21 ft
Rear Line 40.0 ft
Left Side Line 75.73 ft
$130,000.00R-2B

The property is subject to all the applicable zoning and land use regulations and requirements of the City of Linden. The successful bidder is responsible for compliance with same, to obtain any and all necessary permits or approval and shall comply with all other requirements of the City of Linden relating to the property.

The City makes no representation as to any property being buildable. If variances are required by a bidder to develop any propert, bidder must apply for same and comply with all requirements of the City Zoning Ordinacnes and the Municipal Land Use Law N.J.S.A. 40A:55D-1 ET SEQ.

Notice RE Two Clerk 1 Positions Available In The City of Linden Municipal Courts Department

Once completed all applications must be returned via email or mailed to City of Linden City Clerks’ Office, 301 North Wood Avenue, Linden, NJ 07036. Applications that are mailed must be postmarked by the application deadline or they will be returned to the applicant. Please be advised that all employment applications must be completed at the time of submission. Please include copies of resumes, proof of qualifications or any additional documents you wish to submit with your application.

Submission Deadline is Tuesday April 23, 2024 at 4:30pm.

Click here to see all job opportunities available in the City of Linden.

Sewing Program

Mayor Derek Armstead, the City of Linden, and the Department of Parks & Recreation are pleased to offer youth and adult sewing programs.

Click here to view and/or download the informational flyer for this program.

  • Who: Youth program for 8 through 12 years old. Adult program for ages 18 and up.
  • What: Youth and adult sewing programs. Sewing machines are provided for use by participants.
  • Where: John T. Gregorio Center, which is located at 330 Helen Street.
  • When:
    • Youth Program: Fridays, from 5:15pm until 6:45pm on April 26, May 3, 10 and 17 and June 7 and 14
    • Adult Program: Fridays, from 7pm until 8:30pm on April 26, May 3, 10 and 17 and June 7, 14, 21 and 28.
  • How: $35 fee for youth program. $50 fee for adult program. Sewing machines are provided for use by participants. To view full class description and register online, click here. For more information, email here or call (908) 474-8600. In-person registration is available 9am – 4pm at the JTG Center, 330 Helen Street or the Linden Multi-Purpose Center, 1025 John Street. Online registration is available 24/7.

Youth Arts & Crafts

Mayor Derek Armstead, the City of Linden, and the Department of Parks & Recreation are pleased to offer Youth Arts & Crafts.

Click here to view and/or download the informational flyer for this program.

  • Who: Ages 6 and up.
  • What: Have your child enjoy a free art-filled program! Each session will be focused on unique and enjoyable crafts. Let their creativity blossom.
  • Where: Linden Multi-Purpose Center, which is located at 1025 John Street.
  • When: April through June on the second and fourth Thursday of each month, from 3:30pm until 5pm.
    • April 11 and 25.
    • May 9 and 23.
    • June 6 and 20.
  • How: Free program. For more information, call the Recreation department at 908-474-8639.

Beginners Woodshop Program

Mayor Derek Armstead, the City of Linden, the Department of Parks & Recreation are pleased to offer a beginners Woodshop Program.

Click here to view and/or download the informational flyer for this program.

  • Who: Children must be between the ages of 6 through 12 to participate.
  • What: Beginners Woodshop Program. The instructor will guide participants through a step-by-step course on creating an animal puzzle!
  • Where: John T. Gregorio Center, which is located at 330 Helen Street.
  • When: Tuesdays, April 2 though April 30, from 6pm until 8pm.
  • How: Fee for the program is $25. Click here to register. If you have any questions or are a first time registrant, please call 908-474-8600.

Mixed Martial Arts

Mayor Derek Armstead, the City of Linden, and the Department of Parks & Recreation are pleased to offer Mixed Martial Arts, a six (6) week youth program.

Click here to view and/or download the informational flyer for this program.

  • Who: Ages 5 through 10.
  • What: Mixed Martial Arts, an effective form of self defense. Marital Arts is an art form that tests not only physical strength and endurance, but mental perseverance, determination and patience. This is all through a positive attitude, discipline, and respect towards others and ourselves. Additional techniques will be added.
  • Where: John T. Gregorio Center, which is located at 330 Helen Street.
  • When: Six week program. Every Wednesday, beginning April 3 through May 8, from 5:45pm until 7pm.
  • How: Program cost is $50. To view full class description and register online, click here. For more information, call the Department of Parks & Recreation at 908-474-8600. In-person registration is available 9am – 4pm at the JTG Center (330 Helen Street), or the Linden Multi-Purpose Center (1025 John Street). Online registration is available 24/7.

Summer XC – Track Conditioning Program

Mayor Derek Armstead, the City of Linden, and the Department of Parks & Recreation are pleased to offer the Summer XC/Track Conditioning Program.

Click here to view and/or download the informational flyer for Summer XC/Track Conditioning Program.

  • Who: Open to all incoming Linden High School students, freshman through seniors.
  • What: Summer XC/Track Conditioning Program. The focus of this program is to begin conditioning for the upcoming athletic year. There will be a docus on drills, stretches, training and running. Be sure to bring sneakers, athletic clothing and water!
  • When: 8am until 10am, Monday through Thursday (weather permitting), beginning July 8 through August 1, 2024.
  • Where: Linden Field House at Tiger Stadium, which is located at 700 West Curtis Street.
  • How: To view full program description and register online, click here. In person registration is available 9am until 4pm at the JTG Center (330 Helen Street), or the Linden Multi-Purpose Center (1025 John Street). Online registration available 24/7. All first time registrants are required to call during business hours to have an account set up. For more information, call 908-474-8600.