Employment Opportunities


EEO/Affirmative Action Policy Statement
The Borough of Fair Lawn maintains a strong policy of equal employment for all employees and applicants for employment.  The Borough hires, trains, promotes and compensates employees on the basis of personal competence and potential for advancement without regard for race, religion, color, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), parental status, national origin, age, disability, family medical history or genetic information, political affiliation, military service, other non-merit based factors as well as other classifications protected by applicable federal or state laws.

This equal employment opportunity philosophy applies to all aspects of employment with the Borough, including recruiting, hiring, training, promotion, job benefits, pay, dismissal, educational assistance and social and recreational activities.

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Current Employment Announcement:

Per Diem Part Time Public Safety Telecommunicator – Fair Lawn Police Department:

Salary Range ($17.50 per hour to $22.50 per hour)

The Fair Lawn Police Department in Bergen County, NJ is currently seeking qualified applicants to assume positions immediately.  Responsibilities include receiving telephonic or other electronic requests for emergency assistance; determining the nature of the call and utilizing radio, telephonic and other electronic equipment to dispatch law enforcement, fire, rescue and medical assistance units to an emergency scene.  The successful candidate shall be citizen service oriented and must possess the following training certifications:

Emergency Communications Officer: (40 hour course)
Emergency Medical Dispatching;  (EMD-32 hour course)

Send completed application, resume and interest letter to:

Captain Brian La Rosa
Fair Lawn Police Department
8-01 Fair Lawn Avenue
Fair Lawn, New Jersey 07410