Wayne - Entry Level, Certified Police Officer
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WAYNE TOWNSHIP POLICE DEPARTMENT
IS NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR
ENTRY-LEVEL POLICE OFFICERS
THE DEADLINE TO SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION IS MONDAY, JUNE 19, 2017, AT 4:30 PM.
ALL FEES ARE NON-REFUNDABLE
The written examination will be given on:
DATE: SATURDAY, JUNE 24, 2017 (There will be NO Makeup exam, plan your schedule accordingly)
TIME: 9:00 AM and 12:00 PM LOCATION: Wayne PAL, 1 PAL Drive, Wayne, New Jersey 07470
Apply at: www.policeapp.com
The current starting salary for a Police Officer is:
- Step #1 on current salary guide $49,098.00,
- Academy Step (recruits who do not have PTC Certificate) $34,848.00,
- Post Academy Step-Upon successful Completion of Basic Academy $41,973.00
* All salaries are based upon the collective bargaining agreement
In order to be appointed as a Wayne Police Officer, applicants must meet the following minimum standards:
United States Citizen and a resident of New Jersey with a valid New Jersey Driver’s License
Between the ages of 21 and 35
By June 24, 2017 - An applicant must have a bachelor’s degree, signifying completion of the undergraduate curriculum and graduation from an accredited college or university.
To meet the bachelor degree requirement, an applicant must have completed all academic, financial, and administrative obligations to be conferred a bachelor’s degree by the deadline listed above.
By June 24, 2017 - An applicant must have an associate's degree or 60 college credits from an accredited college or university PLUS at least 24 months of satisfactory employment experience as a full-time police officer.
By June 24, 2017 - An applicant must have 60 college credits from an accredited college or university PLUS at least 24 months of active duty military service with an “Honorable Discharge
We have a 90-minute, multiple-choice written examination which is administered by the New Jersey State Association of Chiefs of Police. The Minimum passing score is 70%.
By the provisions of the Stipulation of Settlement entered into with the NAACP. In connection with any such list, preference in recruitment and hiring of police officers shall be given to residents of Passaic, Essex, Bergen, Morris and Sussex Counties (combined) over nonresidents of those counties.
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