Generic job specifications provide a general overview of the scope and responsibilities of positions aligned with specific State job titles.
Higher Education Manager and AFT Professional staff positions have functional job descriptions. These descriptions include a concise statement of the general responsibilities of the job; a list of the essential job functions and duties containing specific statements on the major tasks, duties and responsibilities of the job; and the minimum qualifications required to perform the job, including experience and education requirements, as well as specific knowledge, skills and abilities required to perform the job satisfactorily.
A template is available for use in developing new or updating current job descriptions.
When drafting a new job description, please consider the following:
The State of New Jersey job titles and job descriptions can be located at the link below. Note that these descriptions are generic in nature as they may be used by state and local government entities. Job descriptions found on this site which are specific to Local Government may not be used by the University. Contact Human Resources via email at HumanResources@wpunj.edu for guidance with creating specific job descriptions.
Civil Service Commission - Job Descriptions
William Paterson University
300 Pompton Road
Wayne, New Jersey 07470