Hackensack PD - Job Details

Certified Police Officer ||

  • Experience: 2-4 Years
  • Openings: 3
  • Location: New Jersey
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Salary: $43.2K - $54.6K
  • Post Time: 762 Day Ago.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Language: Be able to read, write and speak the English language well and intelligently. Driver’s License: Possess a current, valid driver’s license at the time of application. Character: Be of good moral character and not have been convicted of any criminal offense involving moral turpitude. Background Investigation: Pass a comprehensive background investigation including criminal history. Medical Examination: Pass a medical and psychiatric examination. Drug Screen: Pass a pre-employment drug screening.


  • The Watchung, NJ Police Department is currently screening applicants for the position of Full Time Police Officer. All candidates must meet the following minimum requirements: NJ PTC Basic Police Officer Certification or, Waivable SLEO II, or currently enrolled in a Basic Police Officer Academy class. Education: A bachelor’s degree, or (2) an associate’s degree or at least 60 college credits, plus two years of satisfactory employment; or (3) at least 30 college credits, plus two years of active duty military service with an honorable discharge.


  • Benefits: Dental insurance Employee assistance program Health insurance Paid time off Retirement plan Schedule: 12 hour shift Work Location: One location