Township of Carneys Point, NJ
Salem County
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Table of Contents
Table of Contents
[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Committee of the Township of Carneys Point: Art. I, 6-10-1987 by Ord. No. 422. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Housing Officer — See Ch. 17.
Salaries and compensation — See Ch. 37.
Zoning Officer — See Ch. 212, Art. VIII.
[Adopted 6-10-1987 by Ord. No. 422]

§ 23-1 List of offices; appointments; terms.

[Amended 5-10-1989 by Ord. No. 451; 1-24-1990 by Ord. No. 473; 2-8-1995 by Ord. No. 576; 8-21-1995 by Ord. No. 593]
There shall be the following offices and positions of employment for the Township of Carneys Point. The Township Committee shall, by resolution, appoint qualified persons to said offices and positions of employment. Said appointments shall be made for the terms specified opposite the respective office or position of employment:
Office or Position of Employment
Term
(years)
Township Clerk
3
Deputy Township Clerk/Secretary
1
Township Treasurer
1
Deputy Township Treasurer/Purchasing Agent
1
Administrative Clerk
1
Tax Assessor
4
Tax Collector
4
Clerk, Tax Office
1
Tax Search Officer
1
Municipal Court Judge
3
Municipal Court Administrator
1
Deputy Court Clerk
1
Assistant Deputy Court Clerk
1
Night Court Clerk
1
Construction Code Official
4
Building Subcode Official
4
Fire Subcode Official
4
Housing/Zoning Officer
1
Assistant Housing/Zoning Officer
1
Plumbing Subcode Official
4
Electrical Subcode Official
4
Elevator Subcode Official Construction Office Control Person
1
Fire Safety Official
1
Fire Safety Inspector
1
Trash Truck Operator
At will
Trash Truck Helper
At will
Public Assistance Administrator
5
Registrar of Vital Statistics
3
Streets and Roads Foreman
At will
Equipment Operator
At will
Laborers
At will
Dog Registrar
1
Custodian
At will
Visiting Nurse
1
Health Officer
1
Dial-A-Bus Coordinator
1
Municipal Recycling Coordinator
1
Various Committee and Board Secretaries
1
Police Officers
At will
Dispatchers
At will
Emergency Management Coordinator
3
Assistant Emergency Management Coordinator
1
Municipal Finance Officer
1
Air Quality Compliance Official
[Added 6-11-1997 by Ord. No. 613]
Municipal Public Defender
[Added 5-27-1998 by Ord. No. 630]
1
Deputy Tax Assessor
[Added 9-15-2010 by Ord. No. 847]
4
Booking Clerk
[Added 3-18-2015 by Ord. No. 901]
At will

§ 23-1.1 Municipal Finance Officer.

[Added 5-10-1989 by Ord. No. 451]
Pursuant to N.J.S.A. 40A:9-140.1, the position of Municipal Finance Officer is hereby established for Carneys Point Township. Any person appointed to this position shall be appointed for a one-year term or such other term as may be fixed by New Jersey statutes. The Municipal Finance Officer shall be compensated in accordance with the provisions of Chapter 37 of the Carneys Point Township Code.

§ 23-1.2 Superintendent of Public Works.

[Added 2-10-1999 by Ord. No. 648]
Pursuant to N.J.S.A. 40A:9-154.6, the position of Carneys Point Township Superintendent of Public Works is hereby created. Any person who shall hold the position of Carneys Point Township Superintendent of Public Works for five years or more shall be granted tenure of office and shall continue to hold the position of Carneys Point Township Superintendent of Public Works during good behavior and efficiency. Any person who shall attain tenure in the position of Carneys Point Township Superintendent of Public Works shall not be removed from said position except upon a public, fair and impartial hearing in accordance with the provisions of N.J.S.A. 40A:9-154.6. The Carneys Point Township Superintendent of Public Works shall be compensated in accordance with the provisions of Chapter 37 of the Carneys Point Township Code.

§ 23-2 Commencement and termination of offices.

[Amended 1-24-1990 by Ord. No. 473; 9-15-2010 by Ord. No. 847]
The term of office for the offices and positions stated in § 23-1 hereof shall commence on January 1 and terminate on December 31 of each year, except for the position of Tax Assessor and Deputy Tax Assessor. The term of the Tax Assessor and Deputy Tax Assessor shall commence on the first day of July next following his or her appointment. The term of office for the offices and positions of employment set forth in § 23-1 hereof shall terminate on December 31, except for the term of office of the Tax Assessor and Deputy Tax Assessor which shall terminate on June 30. The term of office for the Deputy Township Clerk/Secretary first appointed under the terms of Ordinance No. 473 shall commence on January 1, 1990, and terminate on December 31, 1992.

§ 23-3 Vacancies.

[Amended 1-24-1990 by Ord. No. 473]
If a vacancy should occur in any of the aforementioned offices or positions of employment, said vacancy shall be filled by appointment made by the Township Committee for the remainder of the unexpired term.

§ 23-4 Continuance of other offices and positions.

[Amended 1-24-1990 by Ord. No. 473]
The offices and positions of employment established in this article shall be in addition to such other offices and positions of employment as are established in other provisions of the Carneys Point Township Code.

§ 23-5 Salaries.

[Amended 1-24-1990 by Ord. No. 473]
The salaries for the offices and positions of employment established in § 23-1 hereof shall be as provided by a Salary Ordinance which may be adopted by the Township Committee from time to time.[1]
[1]
Editor's Note: See Ch. 37, Salaries and Compensation.