Police Officer Jobs in Plainfield, NJ

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Flemington Borough Police Department - Flemington, NJ (24 miles from Plainfield, NJ)
of public safety work providing emergency aid, security and protection to the communitys citizens....
1 day ago
Veterans Health Administration - East Orange, NJ (15 miles from Plainfield, NJ)
New VA Police Officers are required to attend and successfully pass an 10-week course at the VA Law Enforcement Training Center in Little Rock, Arkansas within 90 days of entry on duty....
3 days ago
Guttenberg Police Department - Guttenberg, NJ (24 miles from Plainfield, NJ)
Police Department is comprised of 26 full-time Police Officers, 6 Class 2 Special Law Enforcement Officers, 8 Class 1 Special Law Enforcement Officers, and currently serves over 11,000 residents....
6 days ago
Parkchester Department Of Public Safety - New York, NY (24 miles from Plainfield, NJ)
Job Information Parkchester Department of Public Safety Public Safety Peace Officer in Bronx, New York PARKCHESTER DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY - Parkchester DPS is seeking qualified candidates to fill...
11 days ago
Rutgers - New Brunswick, NJ (9 miles from Plainfield, NJ)
A capacity for assessment services and management of all situations for law enforcement officers and their families will also be required....
13 days ago
Brookdale Community College Police Department - Lincroft, NJ (24 miles from Plainfield, NJ)
Commission, _OR _who completed the Special Law Enforcement Officer II Course given at an accredited NJ Police Academy, and Waiver Eligible....
13 days ago
Fairleigh Dickinson University - Madison, NJ (9 miles from Plainfield, NJ)
A minimum of three years public safety experience preferred....
16 days ago
Borough Dunellen - Dunellen, NJ (3 miles from Plainfield, NJ)
or certified with a waiver eligible Special Law Enforcement Officer Class II (SLEO II) certification from the NJ PTC....
21 days ago
StuyTown Property Services - New York, NY (24 miles from Plainfield, NJ)
We are looking for someone to help execute our mission in the role of Patrol Officer, Public Safety....
21 days ago
Borough Of Dunellen - Dunellen, NJ (3 miles from Plainfield, NJ)
or certified with a waiver eligible Special Law Enforcement Officer Class II (SLEO II) certification from the NJ PTC....
23 days ago
Raritan Borough Police Department - Raritan, NJ (11 miles from Plainfield, NJ)
A New Jersey Police Training Commission Basic Course for Police Officers Certification or Special Law Enforcement Officer Class II Certification is required....
25 days ago
Wayne Township Police Department - Wayne, NJ (24 miles from Plainfield, NJ)
Officer include the following: Patrol an assigned area Respond to, take charge of, maintain order by directly controlling the scene in any emergency situation Prepare and submit precise reports on...
28 days ago
Princeton University - Princeton, NJ (20 miles from Plainfield, NJ)
Officers are required to participate in crime prevention and community-oriented public safety programming. The successful candidate must project a positive image....
30+ days ago
Nj Transit - Newark, NJ (15 miles from Plainfield, NJ)
Job Information NJ Transit Manager IT Police Public Safety in Newark, New Jersey Manager IT Police Public Safety Information Technology FORBES LIST OF AMERICA'S BEST EMPLOYERS 2018 Move forward with...
45+ days ago
Alaska State Troopers - New York, NY (24 miles from Plainfield, NJ)
General areas of enforcement include rural law enforcement, highway law enforcement, near-urban patrol work and serious criminal investigations....
30+ days ago

Demographic Data for Plainfield, NJ

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Police Officer Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Understanding and Managing the Stresses of Police Work
Policing has always been psychological challenging. On any given shift police officers may encounter a range of psychological challenges including domestic violence, interacting with people...

Basic Community Policing
This five-part course is designed to introduce tribal police officers to common issues in Indian Country and to the basic principles of community policing. The course introduces the social...

Community Policing - Course
Community Policing from an American Indian perspective. This course offers a great overview of how Native communities can benefit from the management philosophy of Community Policing. Community...

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Salary for Police Officer Jobs in Plainfield, NJ

This is the average annual salary for Police Officer jobs in Plainfield, NJ as reported by the BLS.

$67,711

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Highest Education Level

Police Officers in Plainfield, NJ offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.1%)
  • High School or GED (25.1%)
  • Associate's Degree (15.4%)
  • Vocational or Certification (12.4%)
  • Master's Degree (9.2%)
  • Some College (3.4%)
  • Doctorate Degree (1.3%)
  • Some High School (1.0%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Police Officers in Plainfield, NJ
  • None (45.2%)
  • Less than 1 year (30.7%)
  • 2-4 years (12.7%)
  • 4-6 years (6.6%)
  • 1-2 years (4.8%)

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