Come join the New Jersey Schools Development Authority team and contribute to our legacy of building schools that strengthen communities and provide better opportunities for New Jersey’s children. SDA provides competitive compensation and benefits packages to attract and retain talented and motivated professionals in the fields of engineering, architecture, finance, legal, information technology, human resources and business operations to help us carry out our mission and vision for the New Jersey Schools Development Authority.

 

 

 

 

Career Opportunities:

Help Desk Analyst

Senior Cost Engineer

Program Officer - Project Architect

Risk Management Specialist

Assistant Program Officer - Project Forecasting and Scheduling

Cost Engineer

Program Officer

Program Scheduler

 

Internship Opportunities:

SDA’s internship program offers undergraduate, graduate and high school students the opportunity to gain valuable work experience and mentorship in a particular field. Internships are six to twelve weeks in duration. Interested applicants can submit their resumes to resumes@njsda.gov.

Contact Information:

Desired position and salary requirements should be included in the cover letter.Cover letters and resumes can be forwarded as follows:

Email: resumes@njsda.gov.

Visit the Civil Service Commission Web site for other state, county and municipal job vacancy announcements.

 

 

 

 

The SDA’s strong benefits package offers our employees and their families valuable health and lifestyle opportunities. These include but are not limited to:

 Health Care Coverage – SDA offers comprehensive health insurance through the State Health Benefits Program that is available to eligible employees and provides medical and prescription coverage for employees and their dependents. Information on the state health plans can be accessed via the State Health Benefits Program website at www.state.nj.us/treasury/pensions.

 Dental Care Coverage – SDA offers a dental care insurance program administered by Delta Dental Plan of New Jersey at no cost to our employees. Employees can elect to insure dependents at a shared cost with the Authority.

 Life Insurance – SDA employees are enrolled in the State’s basic life insurance coverage which provides a benefit of 1 ½ times annual base earnings. Our employees can elect additional insurance of another 1 ½ times salary with an employee contribution. This additional coverage is required during the first year of employment.

 Pension and Deferred Compensation – Employees are enrolled in the New Jersey Public Employees’ Retirement System (PERS) and may also set aside a portion of earnings on a regular basis in a 457 retirement plan.

 Employee Assistance Program – Counseling is available through an external service to employees and their family members for personal and work-related issues.

 Workers Advantage Program – SDA employees have access to a variety of discounts and rewards for entertainment, travel and goods through this program.

 

 

 

 

diversity

 

 

 

The New Jersey Schools Development Authority is an equal opportunity employer. The SDA is committed to diversity and promoting a culture of cohesiveness.

 

 

In addition to the work we do, SDA employees have an opportunity to participate in a variety of programs that give back to the community.


Volunteering at Food Banks

 

Volunteering at Food Banks

SDA employees volunteer at local food banks during the Holiday season. Whether it be sorting food donations or packaging food, SDA staff lends a hand wherever needed.

 


Blood Drives

 

Blood Drives

In the summer months, blood banks see a significant decrease in supplies. SDA employees participate in an annual blood drive to help at a time of year when it’s needed most.

 


Food Drives

 

Food Drives

SDA employees volunteer at local food banks during the Holiday season. Whether it be sorting food donations or packaging food, SDA staff lends a hand wherever needed.

 


School Supply Drives

 

School Supply Drives

SDA employees have participated in backpack drives, collecting school supplies that often go to the communities we serve.