Employment Opportunities

Crossing Guard

We are looking to hire Part-time School Crossing Guards with the opportunity of becoming Full-time.  Guards provide for the safe movement of children to and from school when crossing public roadways and intersections by observing gaps in the traffic and leading the children across the roadway or intersection.  The hours are approximately two hours per day, Monday through Friday, during the school year (September through June).  The salary for the Part-time position is $18.25/hour.  Part-time guards are utilized when crossing posts cannot be covered by full-time guards.  Upon completion of the Part-time training, guards may be offered the position of Full-time.  Full-time guards have increased pay, paid personal time, sick time, and paid holidays as listed in the Crossing Guard contract.  Individuals applying should be physically and medically fit to permit adequate job performance and must successfully complete a structured training program which is provided by the Police Department.  

Class II Special Police Officer

The Pompton Lakes Police Dept. will be accepting applications for the position of Class II Special Police Officer.

No person shall be appointed as a special law enforcement officer unless such person possesses the following qualifications:

1. Is a resident of this Borough and State and a citizen of the United States during the term of employment; (In the event a qualified borough resident is not available, other qualified applicants living outside the borough may be sought.)

2. Is able to read, write, and speak the English language well and intelligently, and has a high school diploma or its equivalent.

3. Is sound in body and of good health.

4. Is of good moral character.

5. Has not been convicted of any offense involving dishonesty or which would make him unfit to perform the duties of his office.

6. Has successfully passed the same psychological and medical testing that is required of all full-time police officers of the Borough.

Any candidate interested in the position may speak with Lt. Cichon or Sgt. Kouefati at police headquarters. All applicants meeting the minimum qualifications will be given an application. Applications may be picked up be


No available positions at this time.

Police Matron

No available positions at this time.

Police Officer

Our agency is a civil service agency and we are required to hire police officer candidates from an eligibility list provided by the New Jersey Civil Service Commission.  Please refer to the New Jersey Civil Service Commission for further information.