Employment Opportunities

FULL-TIME/PART-TIME TAX COLLECTOR

Description: Haddon Heights Borough is accepting applications for a full time Tax Collector.  Duties will include all Statutory duties as well as all phases of tax collection.  Certification (CTC) and Bachelor’s Degree required.  Applicants must be knowledgeable in Edmund’s Tax Program, Microsoft Outlook, WORD and EXCEL.  CTC reports to Mayor/Finance Director.  The Borough of Haddon Heights is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Benefits: Benefits for full time employee include NJ State Public Employees Retirement Plan, Medical, dental prescription and vision plans for part time employee employee. Salary commensurate with experience.

BASIC RESPONSIBILITIES OF TAX COLLECTOR BY STATUTE

Collection: Collecting taxes from residents, mortgage and servicing companies, and handling all exceptions, changes and other problems normally associated with this function. The Tax Collector is responsible for adjusting accounts and sending out annual tax bills to residents, banks and mortgage companies.

Cashiering:  Accept, reconcile and deposit all funds within 48 hours

Enforcement: The Tax Collector holds the annual tax sale (currently for unpaid taxes and CCMUA payments from the previous year.)  Liens are auctioned off to the highest bidder and all old balances are collected.  After the sale, the Tax Collector issues the certificates and the file is set up.  The Tax Collector also handles redemptions, arrears accounting and must be familiar with the appropriate statutes.

Reports: The Tax Collector provides a variety of reports including Monthly, Annual, Senior Citizens, Veterans and delinquency reports.  Some are mandatory and some are “as requested” by the governing body.

 Contact:

Send resumes to:

Kelly Santosusso
Deputy Borough Clerk
625 Station Avenue, Haddon Heights, NJ  08035

or

ksantosusso@haddonhts.com

Deadline to apply:  May 7, 2014 at 10:00 a.m.

CLASS INSTRUCTORS FOR YOUTH, ADULT AND SENIOR CLASSES

Do you have a special skill, hobby or talent that you would like to share with others in an instructional setting? The Borough of Haddon Heights Program Department is seeking instructors for new and existing youth and adult education programs/workshops.  Each season, the borough runs a variety of courses in fitness, art, crafts and enrichment subjects for residents of all ages.  Courses are held at your Community Center and Cabin facilities.  Please submit your resume, cover letter and/or course proposal to:

The Borough of Haddon Heights
ATTN: Program Coordinator
625 Station Avenue
Haddon Heights, NJ 08035

or e-mail to:

programcoordinator@haddonhts.com

 CROSSING GUARDS NEEDED

The Haddon Heights Police Department is in need of Crossing Guards. If you’re in good health, enjoy being out doors and spending time helping children you may be qualified. Interested applicants should apply at the:

Haddon Heights Police Department
625 Station Avenue
Haddon Heights, NJ

Please call 856-547-0614 x10 if you have any questions.

Crossing Guards typically start part time and move to a permanent position when a post becomes available. The starting hourly rate is $11.03.