Job Vacancies

 Part-time/ Alternate Crossing Guard  - Freehold Township Police Department

Contact: LT. James Kolis, 732-294-2150

JOB DESCRIPTION: School Crossing Guards help children safely cross busy intersections on their way to and from school and control traffic flow around schools in the morning/ and at the end of the school day.

QUALIFICATIONS: There are no formal education or experience requirements for this job, but all candidates must be able to understand and be understood in English.

All candidates are subject to a background investigation and medical screening, which includes drug screening/ prior to appointment.

Applications may also be obtained at the Human Resource Office, Freehold Township Municipal Building, 1 Municipal Plaza, Freehold, New Jersey 07728.

Freehold Township is an equal opportunity employer

Class III Special Police Officer - Freehold Township Police Department

The Freehold Township Police Department is a mid-sized police department located in western Monmouth County, New Jersey. The police department currently employs 71 sworn officers, serving approximately 35,000 residents, 6 elementary schools, 2 middle schools and 3 high schools, within 38 square miles.

The department is currently accepting resumes for the position of Class III Special Police Officer (SLEO 3) to help expand the SLEO 3 program within the Township schools.

Resumes may be mailed to: Freehold Township Police Department

  Attention Detective Lt. Joseph Winowski

  1 Municipal Plaza, Freehold, NJ 07728

 Resumes may also be submitted in-person by the applicant at police headquarters located at:

Freehold Township Police Department, 1 Municipal Plaza, Freehold, NJ 07728, or emailed to

Officers are hired on a part time capacity but will be required to work a 5 day work week, 8 hours per day at $35.00 hour during the calendar school year. 

Class III Qualifications for pre-appointment:

•           Must be a retired officer who has previously served as a duly qualified, full time law enforcement officer in any municipality, county, or agency of the state, bi-state, or federal agency, and must be living in New Jersey.

•           Must be retired from that agency in good standing (necessary to have a letter of good standing issued by the agency from which the officer retired, listing the date and type of retirement. A copy of this letter will be provided to the NJ Police Training Commission.)

•           Must be less than 65 years of age for appointment.

•           Must pass a psychological exam.

•           Must pass a medical exam and have a doctor complete a Medical Certification Form (form PTC 8A).

•           Must pass a pre-employment drug test pursuant to Attorney General’s Law Enforcement Drug Testing Policy.

•           Must have an updated background investigation completed.

Issuing Authority: Police Chief George K. Baumann