Job Opportunities for CJ students and graduates

Last Updated November 9, 2015:

Cherry Hill Police Department

    Cherry Hill, NJ 08002

820 Mercer Street

  On Monday October 5th, 2015 the Cherry Hill Police Department will begin accepting

applications from all qualified individuals who are interested in testing for the position of

Police Officer in the Township of Cherry Hill.  

     Interested applicants can provide their name, address and valid email address to the

following email address;  Upon submission, you will

then receive an electronic copy of the application to complete.  All completed

applications must be received by the Department no later than 4:00pm on Friday

December 4th, 2015.  Applications received after the 4th at 4:00pm will not be eligible.

     Applications may also be obtained in person from Police Records during normal

business hours (Monday – Friday from 9:00am – 4:00pm, excluding holidays) and must

be returned to Police Records no later than Friday December 4th, 2015 at 4:00pm.  If

you have a hardship and cannot pick up or download the application, you can contact

Police Records (856-488-7822) and request one to be sent to you through the mail.

The Cherry Hill Police Department utilizes the Police Officer Selection Test, additional

information can be found at the Standard & Associates Inc. web site:

     The following are the minimum qualifications required for anyone interested in

applying for the position of Police Officer in Cherry Hill Township:

 Must be at least 18 years of age and must be hired on or before their 35th birthday

 A citizen of the United States

 A resident of New Jersey at time of appointment

 Have a valid unrestricted New Jersey drivers license at time of appointment

 Pass written, physical ability and interview component of the testing process

 Pass medical, psychological examination and drug screen

 Must be a graduate from a senior high school or have had a formal education or

training showing attainment of the level represented by graduation from senior

 Possess a minimum of sixty (60) college credits from an accredited college at

time of appointment

 Pass a background investigation

 Be of good moral character and never convicted of a crime or of any criminal

offense involving moral turpitude or dishonesty

Cherry Hill Township is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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The Ocean City, MD Emergency Services Division hires (20) Seasonal Communications Operators every summer to assist with the demands of the summer season in a busy resort town. Seasonal Communications Operators are responsible for answering calls from residents/ visitors and coordinating responses from Public Safety Personnel (Police/ Fire/ EMS). In addition, Seasonal Communications Operators monitor the Town of Ocean City's Camera System and facilitate Communication between Public Safety and other Town of Ocean City Departments. Seasonal Communications Operators are paid $11.98 per hour.


For additional details about employment as well testing procedures, see

Please direct any questions to Communications Supervisor Janet Guiton. She can be reached by phone (410-723-6933) or by email (

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