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 Part Time Administrative Assistant, Office of Child & Youth Protection, Piscataway, NJ

Presently, the Diocese of Metuchen is seeking a Part-Time Administrative Assistant that will be primarily responsible for data entry and, to a lesser degree, providing secretarial and clerical support to the Diocesan Chancellor in her role as Compliance Officer. The position includes the following duties:

  • Updates ParishSOFT database for background check results for priests, deacons, deacon candidates, seminarians, Religious, parish volunteers and school volunteers.  Updates ParishSOFT database for completion of Virtus training (for priests, deacons, deacon candidates, seminarians and Religious). Maintains confidentiality and protects sensitive material in a discreet and professional manner;
  • Updates Virtus training component of ParishSOFT from attendance sheets for parish volunteer sessions; Reports parish volunteer disqualifier information to the Compliance Officer; Updates individual volunteer files for Virtus training sessions and criminal background checks.
  • Prepares and processes responses to New Jersey State police inquiries.
  • Serves as a knowledgeable contact for the Office and responds to inquiries from parish and school background coordinators.
  • Composes and prepares routine correspondence and letters to pastors, parish ministry leaders, parishes, facilitators and background coordinators.
  • Reads and routes incoming mail. Locates and attaches appropriate file to correspondence to be answered by the Office of Child & Youth Protection.
  • Updates webpage for the Office of Child & Youth Protection as required. (once to twice a year)
  • Performs other related office duties as assigned.

The ideal candidate will demonstrate the following qualifications:

  • Associate's degree (A. A.) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school
  • Six months to one year related experience and/or training
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and database systems
  • 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 forward their resume to hr@diometuchen.org.

Or mail to:      Human Resources Director
                         Diocese of Metuchen
                         PO Box 191
                         Metuchen, NJ 08840-0191

** Please note that due to the anticipated level of response, we will only contact those candidates who we are interested in pursuing.

 


Cemetery Worker, Piscataway, NJ 

Presently, the Diocese of Metuchen is seeking a Cemetery Worker who will be responsible for performing manual labor, including the regular operation of backhoes or other medium construction equipment. Job responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Helps dig graves with backhoe and shovel and positions casket on casket loading device
  • Helps set up equipment including folding chairs for public functions
  • Refills open graves with soil
  • Installs flower vases and markers on graves
  • Pours and finishes concrete borders around headstone markers
  • Performs other duties as required

Qualifications include a high school diploma or possession of a G.E.D.; or one (1) year recent experience in grounds, landscape, street, water/sewer, or building maintenance, or in construction; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Candidates must be able to lift and/or move up to 75 pounds and have a valid driver's license.

Compensation includes a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits program. Interested candidates should submit a resume and salary requirements via e-mail 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.


Director of Youth & Young Adult Ministry, Piscataway, NJ 

The Diocese of Metuchen is seeking a Director of Youth and Young Adult Ministry to spearhead a renewed culture of vitality and Christian life among the young Church. We believe that the signs of the times places a high priority on discipleship and spiritual multiplication of our youth. This position is not expecting a status quo response, but rather a radically new look at how to engage and form youth and young people. 

The primary qualification is to be a person of living faith and deep commitment to Christ and His Church. Other critical qualifications include; refined leadership skills, and sufficiently developed Christian virtues to work collaboratively and innovatively with a wide range of populations. 

The position will require the use of technology and social media as means of outreach and engagement. In addition, the successful candidate must be in strong possession of the use of Sacred Scripture for teaching and a comprehensive understanding of faith and morals that can be dynamically presented in both an evangelistic and apologetical way. 

Formal training is desired in the form of at least a Bachelors degree in Pastoral Ministry/Theology or a related field of study, along with a minimum of five years of youth ministry experience. The facility with Spanish and/or experience in multi-cultural settings is a great plus.

Compensation includes a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits program.

Interested candidates should submit a resume and salary requirements via e-mail to HR@diometuchen.org.  

No phone calls please. Only those candidates that approximate our needs and qualifications will be contacted for an interview. 


Project Manager - Office of Property and Facilities Management, Piscataway, NJ   

Presently, the Diocese of Metuchen is seeking a Project Manager that will assist with aspects of management of construction projects at parish and diocesan properties as assigned by the Director of the Office by performing the following duties:

  • Assists parishes and parish building/facilities committees with ensuring their renovation and construction projects have appropriate planning, budgeting and scheduling, including cost estimates, bid sheets, layouts, permits and construction contracts
  • Assists parishes with contract bid analysis
  • Assists parishes and parish building/facilities committees with periodic status meetings, project walk through (interim and final), development of “punch lists” and ensuring final Certificates of Occupancy are issued
  • Collaborates with pastors on surveying parish buildings, roofs, and boilers, identifying structural issues
  • Assists parishes with reviews of requests for proposals (RFP’s), contracts and associated documents
  • Assists Director with Parish Insurance Inspections; schedules inspections at parishes and schools; compiles report on findings and areas of improvement/concern
  • Works in partnership with Maintenance Supervisor on projects at the Diocesan Center
  • Assists with development of Approved Contractor List
  • Performs other related duties as directed

The ideal candidate will demonstrate the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree (B.S.) from four year college or university in engineering and/or minimum 5 years work related experience
  • Certification in Project Management
  • Background in electrical, plumbing, construction or other related trades
  • Working knowledge of Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) regulations a plus, but not essential
  • A valid driver's license and the ability to travel regularly to offsite locations

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

Or mail to:      Human Resources Director
                      Diocese of Metuchen
                      PO Box 191
                      Metuchen, NJ 08840-0191

** Please note that due to the anticipated level of response, we will only contact those candidates who we are interested in pursuing.


 Various Positions, Immaculate Conception School, Annandale, NJ

2018-2019 Employment Opportunities

FT Music Teacher

FT 4th Grade Teacher

PT Art Teacher - 3-1/2 days/week, M, T, W, F

PT School Counselor - 3 days/week, M, T, Th

PT Technology Teacher - 3 days/week, T, Th, F

PT Spanish Teacher - 3-1/2 days/week, M, T, W, Th

PT Early Childhood Education Aide / After Care, M-F

To be considered interested candidates need to submit a cover letter, resume, completed diocesan application form, completed diocesan additional questions for all teacher applicants form, and copy of teaching certificate.  Applications can be sent to the school principal, Mr. David Stone, via dstone@icsclinton.org.  Fully complete applications will be reviewed as received.

The required Diocese of Metuchen application form and Additional Questions for All Teacher Applicants form may be found here:

https://diometuchen.org/schools/school-employment/