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Employment At The County

Animal Health Technician

Full time position.

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 Asilimar 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


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

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.

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

Knowledge and 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

 PC Technician

Full time position.

Primary Responsibilities: The Information Technology Technician is responsible for the upkeep and day-to-day maintenance of company computer systems, networking equipment, and peripherals. The Information Technology Technician provides support to all employees in the areas of hardware failures, software issues and peripherals.

 Knowledge and Skills:

Knowledge of computer hardware.

Ability to work cooperatively with colleagues and supervisory staff at all levels.

Experience with desktop operating systems to include Windows 7 /10.

Requires effective oral and written communication skills,

Troubleshooting PC-based Computer Hardware

Troubleshooting Printers

Toning and Tracing Cables

Configuring Outlook

Installation and Configuration of Windows 7/10 (domain environments)


 Minimum Requirements:

LAN/ WAN: 3 years

Microsoft Windows System Administration: 3 years

Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.

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

Road Repair Person

Job Responsibilities

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


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

Tree Maintenance Worker

Job Responsibilities

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

Job Duties

  • 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


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

Job Responsibilities

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. 

Job Duties

  • 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.


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