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The Borough of Maywood is currently accepting applications for the position of full time police officer. Maywood is a municipality located in Bergen County. Police Officers work a pitman schedule and have a current signed Memorandum of Agreement. Maywood is a non-civil service municipality.

All applicants must currently have a New Jersey Police Training Commission certification, or currently enrolled in a New Jersey Alternate Route class which will graduate by June 2018. There are no waivers eligible for Class 1, Class 2 or out of state officers.

We reserve the rights for the following preferences:

1. Borough of Maywood residents

2. Bergen County residents

3. Out of County residents.

Applications will be accepted until April 9, 2018 at 11:59am


Interested applicants must also be in compliance with ONE of the following:

  • At least 60 college level credits earned and completed from an accredited college or university; or

  • At least two consecutive years of military service with an honorary discharge; or

  • At least two years of full-time law enforcement experience with either a New Jersey municipal, county, state, or federal agency.

  • He or she shall, prior to being appointed subject to the following condition: satisfactorily pass the physical, psychological/psychiatric examinations that will be required. These examinations shall be designed to determine, according to accepted medical and psychological standards, the candidate's fitness and ability to perform the duties of a police officer as well as to demonstrate the candidate's eligibility for inclusion in the Police and Firemen's Retirement System.

For additional requirements, you are encouraged to view: .

How to apply:

Applicants shall apply on-line using website (requires a $50 non-refundable application fee) and upload a resume and cover letter with application. We do not accept email or drop-off submissions. Questions can be directed to Captain Joseph Natale at


The Borough of Maywood is an Equal Opportunity Employer


Please direct questions regarding this job to


Jobs close at 11:59 PM (Eastern) on the deadline date specified, or when the position capacity has been met, or unless otherwise specified in the announcement. If the deadline date is not specified in the announcement, the agency has sole discretion on setting the deadline and jobs may close without notice. It is the applicant's responsibility to thoroughly read and understand the deadline requirements and capacity limits as outlined by the agency.


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