Check out the Seaside Heights Police Department recruiting brochure here.

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


The application process for the position of Special Law Enforcement Officer I (SLEO I)* for the 2019 season is now open.

The Seaside Heights Police Department will be accepting applications for the position of Seasonal Class I Police Officers for the 2019 season.  Applications will be available and can be obtained online at on November  01,  2018.

Applications are fillable and must be downloaded to a computer with Adobe Reader.  Applications must be completed, printed and submitted to the Seaside Heights Police Department Monday thru Friday, between the hours of 9:00 A.M. till 3:00 P.M. at the Seaside Heights Police Department

116 Sherman Avenue

Seaside Heights N.J. 08751

*****Note**** Applicants must be 18 years of age and must possess a Valid Driver’s License, High School Diploma or G.E.D. at time of application.

 Applications MUST be hand delivered to the Seaside Heights Police Department.  Monday thru Friday between the hours of 9:00 A.M. till 3:00 P.M.   All Applications must be completed in full and turned in by November 30, 2018 12:00 noon.  NO applications will be ACCEPTED after 12:00 noon on November 30, 2018.


DO NOT MAIL APPLICATIONS: Any applications hand written or mailed will not be accepted.


Applications should be printed on 8 1/2 x 11 Paper and printed on single side only           (DO NOT PRINT APPLICATION DOUBLE SIDED)


Any questions regarding the application can be addressed to Cpl. J. Engrassia at DO NOT CONTACT Seaside Heights PD.

Download 2019 SLEO Application

The Seaside Heights Police Department is an Equal Opportunity Employer.