[Adopted 12-11-2000 by Ord. No. 17-00]
Pursuant to the provisions of N.J.S.A. 40A:9-140, there is hereby established in and for the Borough of Hampton the position of Municipal Engineer.
The Municipal Engineer shall perform such duties as are prescribed by ordinance and general law, and in addition:
Prepare or cause to be prepared, specifically as directed by the Borough Council, plans, designs and specifications for public works and improvements undertaken by the Borough either by account or by public contract.
Provide and maintain surveys, maps, plans, specifications, tax maps and control records with respect to public works and facilities owned or operated by the Borough.
Provide technical and engineering advice and assistance to other Borough officers, as needed.
Attend regular meetings of the Borough Council, as needed, and such additional meetings as directed or requested by the Borough Council.
Perform such other duties as are now or hereafter imposed by statute, regulation, by municipal ordinance or as directed by the mayor and council or other authorized municipal officials.
The term of the office of Municipal Engineer shall be for a period not to exceed three years, to commence on January 1 of the year in which the appointment is made. Upon appointment or reappointment, the Council shall establish by resolution the length of the Engineer's term.
The Municipal Engineer shall receive such compensation on a fee basis as authorized by the Borough Council. All invoices for engineering services shall be subject to Council approval.
Nothing in this article shall inhibit the powers of the Borough Council to appoint or contract for any engineering services or consultants in performance of any of the duties of the Municipal Engineer as set forth in § 49-25.