The Toms River Police Department, located in Toms River, New Jersey will be accepting applications for the position of Police Officer between May 1, 2021 and July 1, 2021. Toms River Police Department is a non-civil service department. Applicants are required to participate in the entrance exam which will be given in September 12, 2021. Successful candidates will be ranked on a hiring list which will be promulgated in January 2022 This list expires in December 2024.
The initial testing process includes a:
Physical Task Assessment
The Physical Task Assessment consists of a Police Pursuit Event, Fire Rescue Event, and a Rapid Aid Endurance Run. The swim consists of two lengths of the pool totaling 50 yards. The applicant must then recover a weighted object from the bottom of the pool, swim to the side and place the object on the edge.
Candidates must have either a four year degree or a minimum of 64 credits and two years of full -time active duty military experience or two years of full time regular police experience at the time the application is submitted.