We currently employ (77) full-time police officers, (4) Special Law Enforcement Police Officers (SLEO II) and (10) civilian employees. The department is organized into two divisions: Operations and Administrative, and four bureaus: Patrol, Investigative, Support Services, and Professional Standards. We also offer various specialized assignments such as: K-9 Officers, Bike Patrol, Crime Scene Technicians, ATV Patrol, LEAD, and School Resource Officers. We offer our future officers a modern facility, excellent equipment and a proactive approach to training.
Applicants must possess, or currently be enrolled in a police academy to obtain a New Jersey Police Training Commission Basic Police Officer certification or a waiver eligible New Jersey Police Training Commission Basic Special Police Officer II certification. Applicants must also have 60 college credits from an accredited institution and/or 2 years of active military service. Applicants must have the ability to perform the essential job functions of a Police Officer. All successful candidates must pass a comprehensive background investigation which includes fingerprints, a medical examination and a drug test by urinalysis as well as a psychological examination where applicable. A negative result on a drug test by urinalysis is a condition of employment. Applicants must also have the ability to read, write and speak the English language well and be of good moral character. Applicants must be a resident of the State of New Jersey and have a valid New Jersey driver’s license.
Evesham Township is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer