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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Title:                         Public Safety Telecommunicator
Department:            Fair Lawn Police Department
Salary Range:          $17.00 per hour training)
                                  $18.26-21.60 after training
Workweek:              Per Diem - Flexible Hours/Various

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 via email to or mail them to:

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

Title:                           Sound & Light Technician
Department:              Fair Lawn Community Center Theater 
Salary Range:            $15.00 - $24.00 per hour         
Workweek:                Per Diem - Flexible Hours


Experienced Sound/Light technicians per diem for our Community Center’s 170 seat theater.  Some experience preferred and a background in theater is desired but we are willing to train.  Hours are flexible and there is room for advancement.
If you are interested in the position, please submit a cover letter, resume and completed Borough application to the following:

Borough of Fair Lawn
Office of Corporate & Cultural Planning
Robin Schamach
8-01 Fair Lawn Avenue
Fair Lawn, New Jersey 07410