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Posted on: March 26, 2018



The Morris Township Police Department is currently accepting applications for the position of Special Law Enforcement Officer Class III. This is a part-time position with a pay rate up to $30.00 per hour. Applicants must meet the following pre-certification requirements:

Must be a retired police officer who has previously served as a duly qualified, fully trained, full time officer in any municipality or county of this state, or as a member of the New Jersey State Police, and must be living in New Jersey

Must be retired from that agency in good standing (necessary to have a letter of good standing issued by the agency from which officer retired, listing the date and type of retirement. A copy will be submitted to the PTC).

Must be less than 65 years of age at time of appointment.

Must pass a psychological exam.

Must pass a medical exam and have doctor complete Medical Certification Form (Form PTC 8A)

Must pass a drug test pursuant to Attorney General’s Law Enforcement Drug Testing Policy.

Must have an updated background investigation.

Limited break in service: During the first year of the program (July 1, 2017 to June 30, 2018), a new SLEO III’s break in service may not exceed 5 years. Starting on July 1, 2018, a new SLEO III’s break in service may not exceed 3 years.

Possess a valid New Jersey Driver License.

Possess a NJ Police Training Commission Basic Police Officer Certification of NJ State Police Academy Certification.

Applicants must submit a resume and complete the MTPD Preliminary Application that can be found on the department’s website at MTPD1422.com. Applications may be hand delivered M-F 8-4 or mailed to:

Chief Mark DiCarlo

Morris Township Police Department

49 Woodland Avenue

Morristown, New Jersey 07960

The Township of Morris is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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