Public Works

LABORER–DPW (FT position) - Responsibilities include but are not limited to manual work in the maintenance of borough streets, roadways, parks, public buildings, and public places, handling heavy materials on construction, maintenance and repair projects, raking leaves from public streets and parks, sweeping materials to predetermined grade for street surface repairs, shoveling snow and removing ice and snow from pavement, assisting in spreading sand and chemicals for control of ice and snow conditions, recycling and solid waste collection and performing all related work as required. Job Qualifications: ability to read and write English, ability to follow direction, both oral and written, ability to lift heavy objects continuously under varying weather conditions, a valid New Jersey Driver’s License, ability to drive a truck, possession of a valid State of New Jersey Commercial Driver’s License and willingness to abide by the Borough’s CDL Drug and Alcohol Testing Policy. Please send resumes and driver’s abstract to Stephanie Murray, Borough Administrator at 

ATTENTION ALL WLB RESIDENTS:  Effective immediately, recyclables will NOT be collected in plastic bags of any kind. Please leave your recyclables loose in the container. Cardboard boxes should be broken down when left at curbside or brought to the recycling yard. WLB DPW RECYCLING CENTER HOURS OF OPERATION: Monday through Friday 7:00AM until 3:30PM, Saturday 8:00AM -1:00PM & Sunday 8:00AM -12:00PM.

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Earl S. Reed, Jr. Public Works Director (732) 571-5967