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Job Opportunities

Title: Lakewood Township - Ocean County



The Township of Lakewood is seeking a full-time Assistant/Deputy Municipal Clerk for its Municipal Clerk’s Office. Under direction of the Municipal Clerk on a regular and recurring basis, plans, organizes, manages, and coordinates the various activities of the office in accord with state and local laws, rules, regulations, and policies; does other related duties. Candidate must be a Registered Municipal Clerk (RMC) or willing to obtain licensure quickly.  Ideal candidate will also be a Certified Municipal Registrar (CMR) or willing to complete the certification program. Supervisory experience is requested.


Five years of clerical experience involving responsibility for maintaining records of business transactions and office activities. Supervisory experience preferred. Experience in Local Government required, preferably experience in a Municipal Clerk’s Office. An understanding of Municipal Clerk duties is required, including but not limited to agenda preparation, elections, Municipal licensing, OPRA and record maintenance. A Registered Municipal Clerk (RMC) license is preferred or willing to obtain licensure quickly. Additionally, the ideal candidate will also be a Certified Municipal Registrar (CMR) or willing to complete the certification program. Bi-lingual is a plus.

Salary Range: starting at $50,00.00 annually

Benefits: Full health benefits including dental, vacation, sick time, yearly holidays and pension plan.

To apply: Please mail email resume with “Assistant Municipal Clerk” in the subject line to:  For more information, visit