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Employment

The Borough of Lakehurst is a civil service community. Lakehurst has a residency requirement for the position of full-time police officer. This means you must be a resident of the Borough of Lakehurst prior to employment. Being a civil service municipality, Lakehurst operates under the jurisdiction of the New Jersey Civil Service Commission (CSC). The New Jersey CSC regulates the employment, tenure, and discharge of Lakehurst employees. Visit nj.gov/csc under “Job Announcements” for more information on the testing process.


Alternate Crossing Guard

The Lakehurst Police Department is accepting applications for the position of alternate crossing guard.  The alternate crossing guard is an “On Call” position and is used to supplement shifts for when a full-time crossing guard is out.  Training and uniforms are provided by the police department.  Applicants must be 18-years-old and are required to pass a background check and a medical exam.  The position pays $13.00 an hour.

If you are interested in applying for the position, please complete the below application.  Completed applications may be dropped off at the Lakehurst Police Headquarters or emailed to Lt. James at [email protected]  Please forward any questions about this position to Lt. James.

Crossing Guard Application

Lifeguard Position

The Lakehurst Borough Police Department is accepting applications for the 2022 seasonal position of Lifeguard.  The Lifeguards, under the direction of the Chief of Police, shall conduct lifeguard duties at Lake Horicon in the Borough of Lakehurst.

  • Applicants must be 18 years old or older
  • Lifeguard training and CPR certification courses provided
  • The position pays $18.00 an hour

If your are interested in applying for the position, please complete the below application.  Completed applications may be dropped off at the Lakehurst Police Headquarters or emailed to Lt. James at [email protected]  Please forward any questions about this position to Lt. James.

Lifeguard Application


The Lakehurst Police Department is an Equal Opportunity Employer.