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Gloucester Township PD Seeking Applicants

Join GTPD! Applications Being Accepted By NJ Civil Service Commission Until Feb 28th, Don't Delay!


Now is your chance to start the process of become a Gloucester Township Police Officer- Join Our Team! 

The NJ Civil Service Commission has officially posted the job announcement for Gloucester Township, New Jersey residents! Take the first step and sign up for the exam, online applications are being accepted from now until February 28, 2022 at 4 PM- Click HERE for all the details! - 

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Learn more about GTPD Team! Check out our "Who We Are, What We Do, We Are Here For You!" VIDEO here !-

General requirements for taking the New Jersey Department of Personnel Examination to be a police officer in Gloucester Township are:

- Must be a citizen of the United States
- You must meet our residency requirements (you must be a resident of Gloucester Township at the closing date of the application and remain a resident of Gloucester Township up to when you are actually hired or list expires).
- A high school graduate or vocational high school, or possess an approved high school equivalency certificate.
- Must be no less that 18 years of age at the announced closing date and no older than 35 years of age when you file the application for the examination.
- Must possess a valid New Jersey driver’s license.
- You are required to undergo both physical and psychological examination by the appointing authority.
- Candidates will be required to undergo extensive background investigation and oral review board.
- Candidates are required to complete a full time Basic Police Officer Academy Training course at a police academy approved by the New Jersey Police Training Commission. This training consists of approximately 24 weeks. Candidates are paid while in their training.
- Upon graduating the academy, candidates will participate in an intense Field Training Program for approximately 18 weeks where they will be partnered with officers who have been specially trained to assist officers in preparing for police duty.

If you have any questions, or need assistance please contact us at , thank you!

Gloucester Township Police Department
1261 Chews Landing Rd
Gloucester Township, NJ 08021

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 856-228-4500