Application Procedures for Police Officers and Firefighters

The Board of Fire and Police Commissioners appoint successful applicants to the position of Police Officer and Firefighter. This selection process begins with a competitive testing program.

Candidates that successfully complete the testing process are listed and ranked according to the number of points earned. The list is good for two years from the date of posting. Police Officer Candidate Final Eligibility Register (September 12, 2017-September 11, 2019).

Police Department
The Roselle Police Department holds open, competitive examinations bi-annually to establish lists of persons eligible for appointment to the position of entry level police officer. The next examination cycle will begin in 2019.


Fire Department
The Roselle Fire Department holds open, competitive examinations bi-annually to establish lists of persons eligible for appointment to the position of firefighter. The next examination cycle will begin in 2017.