Entry Level Patrol Officer

Mahwah Police Department - Mahwah, New Jersey

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Salary Information

Entry Level Salary:
$41,684.00 annual

Job Description

The Mahwah Police Department will be administering a police test for an entry level position(s). Any candidate who meets the minimum requirements as stated below will be eligible to take the first phase of the testing process (Written/Video test). Minimum Requirements for Entry Level Patrol Officer (Mahwah Township Ordinance 2-16) Citizen of United States and resident of N.J. at time of appointment and at least one of the following criteria:
  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • High School Diploma or equivalent and honorable discharge from Armed Services
  • High School Diploma or equivalent and four years of service as a sworn Law Enforcement
  • Officer or Police Dispatcher at Municipal, County, State or Federal level
  • Alternate Route Graduate from an approved New Jersey Police Academy, and one of the above.
The testing process will include the following:
  • Phase 1: Written / Video Test administered through www. Ergometrics.org
  • Phase 2: Physical Agility Test
  • Phase 3: Comprehensive Background Investigation/Records Check
  • Phase 4: Panel Interview to include Chief of Police
  • Phase 5: Medical Evaluation and Stress Test
  • Phase 6: Psychological Evaluation
Go to: www.mahwahpd.org for all testing information and to register for the test, and to download all appropriate forms. Electronic Registration MUST BE completed no later than 08:00 AM on Tuesday, December 3, 2013. The FEE associated with the testing process is: $40.00 THE TOWNSHIP OF MAHWAH AND THE MAHWAH POLICE DEPARTMENT ARE EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYERS EMAIL QUESTIONS: RECRUITMENT@MAHWAHPD.ORG Issue Date: November 2013

Job Requirements

  • Age: : 18-35
  • Education: : See Above
  • Experience: : See Above

Contact Informaton

Stephen Jaffe

Mahwah Police Department
221 Franklin Turnpike
Mahwah, New Jersey 07430
phone: 201-529-1000

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