Applicant Requirements

The Police Officer shall have graduated from high school, vocational high school, or possess an approved high school equivalent certificate and must be certified by the Police Training Commission.
The Police Officer will be required to maintain and possess a driver's license valid in the State of New Jersey.
The Police Officer must be at least 18 years of age and must meet the requirements of the New Jersey Pension System.
Medical Examination
As a prerequisite to appointment, the Police Officer may be required to pass a thorough medical examination (including drug screening), functional capacity exam, and psychiatric examination to be administered by Lincoln Park Borough.
Any psychological, medical or physical condition or defect which would prevent efficient performance of the duties of the position, cause the appointee to be a hazard to himself/herself or others, or become aggravated as a result of performance of these duties will be cause for rejection.