Now hiring in Laureldale, Forks Township, Whitehall Township, and Allentown.

Laureldale Borough, Berks Co. PA is accepting letters of interest and resumes for the position of Chief of Police.
Applicants must possess the following minimum requirements.
Act 120 training and certification.
Demonstrates ability to lead a small department consisting of (4) full time and (4) part time officers
Experienced in administrative police work
All candidates must have at least 10 years experience as a police officer and 5 years of supervisory experience
The chief will be a non-civil service employee of the borough
Excellent employer paid benefits.
Salary $53,000.00
Final candidate will be required to undergo an extensive background investigation, oral interview, physical, polygraph test, medical and psychological examination.
The borough is an equal opportunity employer.
Deadline for applications will be August 15, 2005.
If you are interested and feel you are qualified, you are encouraged to send a cover letter, and a resume to the following address:
Laureldale Borough
C/o Council President
3406 Kutztown Road
Laureldale PA 19605


Applications are being accepted for the position of police officer with the Township of Forks located in Northampton County. An application packet may be obtained at the Forks Township Municipal office, 1606 Sullivan Trail, Easton, PA 18040, starting July 25, 2005, Monday through Friday between the hours of 8 A.M. and 4 P.M. Completed applications are due at the office of the Township Manager by the end of business hours, Friday
August 26, 2005. There is a $25.00 fee per application.

All applicants must have a high school diploma or equivalency certificate, 21 years of age or older and in good physical condition. Each applicant must have completed Act 120 training prescribed by the Municipal Police Officers Education and Training Commission.

Applicants will be notified by mail of the time and place for commencement of the examination process. In addition, the time and place will be posted in the Municipal Building as well as on the Township website (
An Equal Opportunity


The Whitehall Township Police Department, a progressive law enforcement agency in Lehigh County, through the Whitehall Township Civil Service Commission, is actively seeking applicants to establish an eligibility list for the position of Police Officer. Whitehall Township Civil Service Rules will apply to applicant testing. Applications may be obtained at the Whitehall Township Administration Building, 3219 MacArthur Road, Whitehall, PA, Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. from July 25, 2005 to September 16, 2005. All completed applications must be submitted to the Administration Office by 4:00 p.m. September 16, 2005. Applicants are required to pay a non-refundable fee of $25.00. Applicants are required to have a valid motor vehicle license, be a citizen of the US, 21 years of age before the deadline for submitting completed application and have acquired an Associates Degree or its equivalent (60 credit hours) from an accredited College or University OR 2 years of service as a FT Police Officer to qualify for written exam. Written exam is scheduled for Saturday, October 1, 2005 at 9:00 a.m.

Applicant shall be required to take a written exam, oral exam, and physical fitness test. Minimum passing written exam score shall be seventy (70) points and attainment of a score within the top 50 applicants for the exam. Applicants not achieving both of these prerequisites will not be allowed to proceed with further testing. Successful applicants will be required to take a physical exam, including drug panel screening, a voice stress analyzer examination, and psychological exam after offer of employment.

The Township provides an excellent benefit package. Current salary for entry level police is $38,729.60/year. Applicants must meet Township residency requirement of 10 miles within 6 months of hire. Whitehall Township is an EOE and will act affirmatively to assure they will recruit, hire and promote without regard to race, creed, color, national origin, age, religion, ancestry, union membership, disability (in accordance with ADA of 1990), Vietnam veteran status, lifestyle, sex or sexual orientation. Previous application are no longer valid after expiration of existing current eligibility list.


The Police Civil Service Board of the City of Allentown is accepting applications until 4:30 p.m., Friday, August 19, 2005, for the establishment of a 2005 preliminary eligibility list. Applicants must be 20 years of age or older to apply; possess a valid drivers
license; be a US citizen and possess a high school diploma or equivalent. 2005 Starting salary: $36,175 plus excellent benefits. City application form, supporting documents, and $50.00 non-refundable (money order/certified check) application fee required. Apply: in person at Human Resources Office, 435 Hamilton St, Room 233 City Hall, Allentown, PA 18101. The City of Allentown is an affirmative action, equal
opportunity employer and strongly encourage qualified minority and female persons to apply. (M,F,D,V)
Human Resources
City of Allentown
435 Hamilton Street, Room 233
Allentown, PA 18101
(610) 437-7523