Hanover Township Police Department

Morris County, NJ

The Hanover Township Police Department is currently accepting applications for Police Dispatcher.  The postion currently works a 12-hour 7 am to 7 pm pittman schedule.

Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.  Applicants must submit a resume and completed HTPD application to Lieutenant Robert Carpenter at rcarpenter@hanoverpolice.com  The Township of Hanover is an EOE/ADA Employer.

Applications can be found here


  • Applicants must possess the following 3 certifications: 1.  Basic Telecommunicator Certification, 2.  Emergency Medical Dispatch Certification, 3. current CPR Certification
  • Minimum educational requirement of a high  school diploma or GED.  An associate degree or higher is preferred but not required.
  • Ability to multitask, type at a reasonable rate of speed and speak distinctly.
  • Ability to deal with the public under stressful conditions and remain calm.
  • Ability to operate standard office, data entry and computer equipment.
  • Ability to operate two-way radio communications systems.
  • Ability and willingness to establish and maintain effective working relationships with Township personnel, associates, and the general public.