Bloomfield Township Police Department ~ Entry Level Police Officer Opening
Opening Date: 11/30/2016
Closing Date: Until Filled

QUALIFICATIONS:  Possess a BACHELOR’S DEGREE, be MCOLES certified, certifiable or attending an academy and have completed the EMPCO pre-employment exam.

WAGES:  Starting at $ 44,018; after 4 years $72,905.

PAID HOLIDAYS:  13 per year.

VACATION:  1 to 5 years- 3.65 hours accrued per pay period (12 days).

SICK DAYS:  13 per year.

BENEFITS:  Cigna/Connecticut General (medical, dental, and optical): Long and short-term disability insurance; paid Life Insurance for employee, spouse and children.

RETIREMENT:  Defined Contribution Plan with employee vested after 4 years.  Employee contribution is 3.5% of base pay per year and employer contribution is 14% of base pay per year.

SPECIALIZED UNITS:  Criminal Investigations, K9, Traffic Investigations, Crime Scene I.D., Training, Field Training (F.T.O.), Narcotics, FBI Violent Gang Task Force, Surveillance Unit and School Resource Officer.

TO APPLY:  Submit a resume and cover letter along with a Bloomfield Township Application to Lt. Paul Schwab; you can also email it to

DEADLINE: Until positions are filled.

Application for employment can be found online at: