[Adopted 8-25-2011 by Ord. No. 11-11]
There is hereby created the position of Purchasing Agent for the Borough of Rockaway.
The Purchasing Agent shall be appointed by the Mayor, with the advice and consent of the Council. The term of office for the Purchasing Agent shall be one year.
The Purchasing Agent is required to possess a valid Qualified Purchasing Agent certificate, as issued by the New Jersey Division of Local Government Services, Department of Community Affairs.
The Purchasing Agent shall have, on behalf of the Borough of Rockaway, the authority, responsibility and accountability for the purchasing activity pursuant to Local Public Contracts Law (N.J.S.A. 40A:11-1 et seq.); to prepare public advertising for and to receive bids and requests for proposals for the provision or performance of goods, services and construction contracts; to award contracts pursuant to New Jersey law in accordance with the regulations, forms and procedures promulgated by state regulatory agencies; and conduct any activities as may be necessary or appropriate to the purchasing function of the Borough of Rockaway.