Police Employment

Police Officer

The Kinnelon Borough Police Department is currently accepting applications for 1 full time police officer. All applicants are required to possess 60 college credits or two years military experience. Applicant must also be New Jersey Police Training Commission certified or have SLEO II waiver eligible. Applications can also be picked up in person at the Kinnelon Police Department at 130 Kinnelon Road, Kinnelon NJ 07405 between the hours of 8:00 am and 8:00 pm. All applications along with resume and cover letter must be returned in person to the attention of Lieutenant Joseph Napoletano by 4:00 pm on December 9, 2018. Kinnelon Borough is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  You may check the website periodically for updates.

Borough of Kinnelon Police Department Application

To apply for the position of Police Officer with the Kinnelon Borough Police
Department, the applicant must meet the following criteria:

  • Be a citizen of the United States
  • Possess a high school diploma or GED equivalency
  • Be of good moral character
  • Be between the ages of 18 and 35
  • Must have NO criminal history
  • Must possess a valid New Jersey State drivers license
  • Are required to possess 60 college credits or two years military experience
  • Must be New Jersey Police Training Certified by date of hire

We HIGHLY recommend the alternate route program offered by the Morris County Police and Fire Fighters Academy, and DO hire alternate route trainees. Information on the alternate route program can be found by contacting the Kinnelon Police Department

Dispatcher

The Kinnelon Police Department is hiring applicants for the position of "Part Time" Police Dispatcher. Any interested applicant may pick up an application at the Kinnelon Police Desk. Prior dispatch training is preferred but not required at time of hire. Training will be provided by department. 

To apply for the position of Police/Fire Dispatcher with the Kinnelon Borough Police Department,
the applicant must meet the following criteria:

  • Be a citizen of the United States
  • Possess a high school diploma or GED equivalency
  • Be of good moral character
  • Must have NO criminal history
  • Submission of a borough employment application
  • Completion of an oral interview

Crossing Guard

Currently the Kinnelon Police Department is NOT hiring for the position of
Crossing Guard. You may check the website periodically for updates.

To apply for the position of Crossing Guard with the Kinnelon Borough Police Department,
the applicant must meet the following criteria:

  • Be a citizen of the United States
  • Possess a high school diploma or GED equivalency
  • Be of good moral character
  • Must have NO criminal history
  • Submission of a borough employment application
  • Completion of an oral interview