732-657-8121 Ext 3010 – Fax 732-657-1690

James Gant – Director- Personnel Division

The Division of Personnel processes applications for employment, manages employee benefits, workers compensation claims and employee wellness initiatives. For more information or to fill out an application contact the Manchester Township Personnel Office located in the Municipal Building, 1 Colonial Drive, Manchester, New Jersey. Hours are 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM, Monday through Friday.


Manchester Township Application for Employment


Employment Opportunities:

  • Part-Time Building Inspector ($16.00 – $30.00 p/hr) – Needed for Immediate opening. This position consists of the following responsibilities: execute critical evaluations of architectural plans as submitted by contractors for conformance to the uniform construction codes and local ordinances, carry out field inspections and tests to ensure compliance as required by appropriate codes and submit status reports, on all inspections, to the construction official, establish and/or ensure the processing of sub-code applications for issuance of proper permits, price applications according to township ordinances, if required, responsible for issuing stop work orders, approved and non-approved inspection notices, violation and penalty citations when conditions warrant, investigate infractions of uniform construction code and/or township ordinances and recommend corrective actions, advise the Construction Official when permits and drawings have been signed and final inspections made so that appropriate certificates can be issued. Applicants should have knowledge of The Uniform Construction Code of State of New Jersey, International Residential Code (IRC), International Building Code (IBC), International Mechanical Code (IMC), and other related reference standards. A valid Building Inspector – R.C.S. license required, I.C.S. and H.H.S. licenses are preferred. A full job description can be furnished upon request or at time of interview.  Manchester Township is an Equal Opportunity Employer.Either apply in person at Manchester Township, 1 Colonial Drive, Manchester, NJ, 08759 or complete an Application for Employment by clicking the above link and mailing or emailing the completed application to the Township’s Personnel Officer.  Send emails to  If you have any questions, please call Personnel at 732-657-8121, extension 3010. Deadline for submission is September 30, 2016. Township reserves the right to interview candidates prior to deadline.

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