Asked Questions - City of Vineland Employment
are your hours of operation?
Department of Personnel's general office hours are Monday
through Friday from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm excluding legal holidays.
can I find out about City of Vineland employment opportunities?
Job openings are posted outside the Personnel Office located
at 640 E. Wood Street, 5th Floor, Vineland, NJ.
Channel 9, the City of Vineland's Cable Channel
On the City of Vineland's Department of Personnel and Job
Postings web pages
On an as needed basis, advertisements may be placed in newspapers
to attract applicants with the required skills, training and
can I submit an employment application?
are accepted in the Personnel Office when positions are available.
Resumes are also accepted in lieu of application forms, though
they may be submitted as a supplement to the application form.
I have to be a City of Vineland resident to apply for employment?
is a residency requirement to work for the City of Vineland
and a residency affidavit
must be signed at time of hire. If you do not live in the
City of Vineland at the time of hire, you have one year from
date of hire to become a resident.
the privacy of my employment application be maintained?
It is the city's priority to maintain all personal information
of our applicants confidential.
Are drug tests and background checks required prior to employment?
drug tests are required for all new hires. All prospective
employees are required to undergo a physical and urinalysis.
Also, a background and motor vehicle check is required as
well as finger prints.
long will my name stay on a list of eligibles from the State
of New Jersey Department of Personnel for a classified position
within the City of Vineland?
name will remain on the list of eligibles with the State of
New Jersey Department of Personnel for three years.
the City of Vineland have labor unions?
frequently are city employees paid?
Employees are paid on a weekly basis.
opportunities do you have in law enforcement, and what are
City of Vineland offers the following options in the field
of law enforcement:
To become a Police Officer with the City of Vineland, the
applicant must take a Law Enforcement exam administered by
the New Jersey
Department of Personnel .
Part-time Special Law Enforcement Officers may apply at anytime.
and how can I apply for a Firefighter position?
To become a Firefighter with the City of Vineland, the applicant
must take a Firefighter exam administered by the New
Jersey Department of Personnel .
To become a volunteer firefighter you must contact the Department