Diocese of Metuchen

Around the Diocese

Please contact each parish or school directly to submit resumes.

 Bi-Lingual (Spanish) Administrative Assistant - Department of Family Life/Office for Hispanic Ministry

The Department of Family Life and Office of Hispanic Ministry at the Diocese of Metuchen is seeking a Bi-Lingual (Spanish) Administrative Assistant. The Administrative Assistant is primarily responsible for translating (English/Spanish) correspondence, program materials and other information for the department; providing administrative support and overseeing general office affairs; drafting routine correspondence to priests, deacons, facilitators and program participants as directed; assisting in developing materials (English and Spanish), such as brochures and pamphlets, for presentations and workshops.

The ideal candidate will possess an Associate's Degree or have one to three years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Religious Requirement:  Must be a practicing Roman Catholic who upholds the teaching and traditions of the Catholic Church and who possesses a sound working knowledge of the Catholic faith and Church hierarchy.

Interested candidates should submit their resume to hr@diometuchen.org

**Please note that due to the anticipated high volume of responses, only those candidates who we are interested in interviewing will be contacted. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.

 Temporary Position - Cemetery Maintenance Worker - Office of Cemeteries

The Office of Cemeteries seeks an individual to perform general maintenance, landscaping and excavation duties.

The ideal candidate will be reliable and dependable, able to perform manual labor, be able to work some weekend/overtime shifts, and have a familiarity with operating heavy machinery and equipment. Please note this is a temporary position. Interested candidates should forward their resume to hr@diometuchen.org. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.

 Parish and School Development Director - Somerville, NJ

Immaculate Conception Parish, located in Somerville, New Jersey, is seeking an experienced, full-time Development Director to serve both the parish and its fully accredited co-educational pre-K through 12th grade parish schools of approximately 1,000 students. In partnership with the pastor and principals, this position is responsible for developing and implementing a comprehensive plan encompassing the Annual Appeal, Capital Campaign, Planned Giving, donor/alumni relations, special events and growing the schools endowment. 

Qualified candidates will have experience in fundraising, excellent writing and oral communication skills and be deeply committed to Catholic education. He or she must be a Catholic in good standing with a theological understanding of Christian stewardship and the Catholic faith. A Bachelor's Degree in a relevant field and experience in Catholic education fundraising preferred. Position available July 1, 2015.

Send resume, cover letter and two references to Msgr. Seamus F. Brennan at Immaculate Conception Church, 35 Mountain Avenue, Somerville, NJ 08876 or email to cjanuse@icsomerville.org

School Principal - Edison, NJ

 Elementary Principal: St. Matthew School, Edison, seeks a candidate for principal. Applicant must be a practicing Catholic with exemplary teaching, development and leadership skills. Our school has been providing a quality Catholic education since 1954. We have a warm, caring atmosphere, a dynamic faculty and an involved parish. Grades pre-K3 through 8. Certificate of Supervision required. Send resume and letter of interest to frgeorge@stmatthewtheapostle.com. Email only, please.

 Parish Receptionist (Part-Time) - Far Hills, NJ

St. Elizabeth-St. Brigid Parish is seeking a part-time Parish Receptionist, Monday through Friday. Salary range is $15 to $17.50, depending on experience. Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Compiling and preparing the weekly bulletin for publication by Monday afternoon for Pastor’s approval; updating bulletin to parish website, Parishes Online, and Catholic Web
  • Preparing intake forms for baptisms, weddings, and funerals; liturgy programs; and flyers
  • Maintaining Mass intentions and schedules; prepare Mass cards as requested; collect and record stipends, and prepare stipends for deposit
  • Recording and collecting donations for the Altar Bread, Altar Wine, and Sanctuary Candles; recording donations and preparing both the certificates and the announcements for the bulletin
  • Answering phone calls and routing calls to the appropriate person; forwarding messages as necessary

Resumes can be forwarded to St. Elizabeth-St. Brigid Parish at PO Box 33 in Peapack, NJ 07977 or e-mailed to st.elizabeth-st.brigid@hotmail.com.