Saturday, June 24, 2017


The Fairfield Police Department is accepting resumes for the position Class III Special Law Enforcement Officer to be assigned to the Fairfield Public Schools on an hourly basis. The pre-certification requirements are as follows:

  • Must be a retired police officer that 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


  • The candidate, for the first year, may not exceed a five year break in service, July 1, 2017 through July 1, 2018 and may not exceed a three year break in service after July 1, 2018. Any officer who retired AFTER June 30, 2012, will be eligible for the first year


  • Must have left their agency in good standing (necessary to have a good standing letter from agency where the officer retired from and a copy to be submitted to the PTC)


  • Must be less than 65 years of age for appointment


  • Must pass a psychological examination


  • Must pass a medical examination to include a stress test


  • Must pass a drug screening test


  • Must pass an updated background investigation

Interested individuals can either contact Mrs. McNamara at (973) 227-1400 for further details or they can send resumes to or drop them off at:


Fairfield Police Department

230 Fairfield Road

Fairfield, N.J. 07004

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