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POLICE AND FIREMEN'S RETIREMENT SYSTEM
ELIGIBLE TITLES
As of DECEMBER 2014

Employees in the following job titles are eligible for enrollment in the Police and Firemen's Retirement System if they are employed by a County or Municipal Civil Service employer, a State College or University, the State of New Jersey, or with certain non-Civil Service employers; and they meet all other eligibility criteria Adobe PDF (338K).

Titles that have been denied Inactive Titles


Eligible County Titles — All Civil Service Employers
County titles do not include Somerset County since it has not adopted Civil Service.
Title Title Code Employer Police or Fire Approved Date
Assistant Fire Marshal 06174 County Fire 1-12-2006
County Correction Captain 01397 County Police 11-18-1991
County Correction Lieutenant 01398@ County Police 11-18-1991
County Correction Officer 01400 County Police 7-16-1990
County Correction Sergeant 01405@ County Police 11-18-1991
County Detective, Lieutenant 02295 County Police 7-20-1998
Fire Marshal 01844 County Fire 1-12-2006
County Investigator 01410 County Police 11-16-1990
Fire Officer 1 09010 County Fire 5-15-2000
Fire Officer 2 09011 County Fire 5-15-2000
Fire Officer 3 09012 County Fire 5-15-2000
Fire Officer 4 09013 County Fire 5-15-2000
Investigator, Secured Facilities 32647 County Police 10-22-2001
Park Police Chief 02608 County Police 11-18-1991
Park Police Officer 02610 County Police 7-16-1990
Park Police Sergeant 02612 County Police 11-18-1991
Police Captain 02718 County Police 11-18-1991
Police Chief 02719 County Police 11-18-1991
Police Inspector 02725 County Police 11-18-1991
Police Lieutenant 02727 County Police 11-18-1991
Police Officer 02728 County Police 7-16-1990
Police Officer Bilingual Korean/ English 07776 County Police 9-27-1999
Police Officer Bilingual Spanish/English 02729 County Police 9-27-1999
Police Sergeant Bilingual Spanish/English 07586 County Police 10-18-1999
Police Sergeant 02739 County Police 11-18-1991
Sheriff's Captain 03696@ County Police 11-18-1991
Sheriff's Chief 07595 County Police 11-18-1991
Sheriff's Investigator 07270 County Police 7-16-1990
Sheriff's Lieutenant 03699 County Police 11-18-1991
Sheriff's Officer 03694@ County Police 7-16-1990
Sheriff's Officer, Bilingual 03695@ County Police 6-17-2002
Sheriff's Sergeant 03700 County Police 11-18-1991
County Investigators, Captain 07097 County Prosecutor Police 7-20-1998
County Investigators, Chief 07105 County Prosecutor Police 7-20-1998
County Investigators, Deputy Chief 07104 County Prosecutor Police 7-20-1998
County Investigators, Lieutenant 07096 County Prosecutor Police 7-20-1998
County Investigators, Sergeant 07095 County Prosecutor Police 7-20-1998
*Members serving in the titles of County Fire Marshal and Assistant County Fire Marshal are eligible for enrollment in the PFRS ONLY when the position has been authorized by the County Board of Chosen Freeholders, under the provisions of Chapter 366, P.L. 2005.

Eligible Municipal Titles — All Civil Service and Non-Civil Service Employers
These titles have been approved for all municipal employers (Civil Service and non-Civil Service)

Position Title Code  Employer Police or Fire Approved Date
Deputy Fire Chief 01506 Municipal Fire 11-18-1991
Deputy Police Chief 01517 Municipal Police 11-18-1991
Fire Captain 01836 Municipal Fire 11-18-1991
Fire Chief 01837 Municipal Fire 11-18-1991
Fire Fighter 01839 Municipal Fire 7-16-1990
Fire Lieutenant 01843 Municipal Fire 11-18-1991
Police Captain 02718 Municipal Police 11-18-1991
Police Chief 02719 Municipal Police 11-18-1991
Police Inspector 02725 Municipal Police 11-18-1991
Police Lieutenant 02727 Municipal Police 11-18-1991
Police Officer 02728 Municipal Police 7-16-1990
Police Sergeant 02739 Municipal Police 11-18-1991

Eligible Municipal Titles — All Civil Service Employers
Since job descriptions are uniform for all employers who have adopted Civil Service,
these titles have been found eligible for all these municipal employers.
Position  Title Code Employer Police or Fire Approved Date
Battalion Fire Chief 00856@ Municipal Fire 3-22-1993
Chief of Fire Apparatus (UFD) 01167 Municipal Fire 10-20-2003
Emergency Medical Technician UFD 01726 Municipal Fire 9-28-1992
Fire Fighter/Emergency Medical Technician 07909 Municipal Fire 5-29-2003
Fire Officer 1 09010 Municipal Fire 5-15-2000
Fire Officer 2 09011 Municipal Fire 5-15-2000
Fire Officer 3 09012 Municipal Fire 5-15-2000
Fire Officer 4 09013 Municipal Fire 5-15-2000
Fire Official UFD 06351 Municipal Fire 3-22-1993
Fire Official/Fire Protection Subcode Official UFD 06362 Municipal Fire 4-19-1999
Fire Prevention Specialist UFD 06357 Municipal Fire 3-22-1993
Fire Protection Subcode Official UFD 06037 Municipal Fire 3-22-1993
Mechanic UFD 02445 Municipal Fire 3-21-1994
Police Officer Bilingual Korean/ English 07776 Municipal Police 9-27-1999
Police Officer Bilingual Spanish/English 02729 Municipal Police 9-27-1999
Police Sergeant Bilingual Spanish/English 07586 Municipal Police 10-18-1999
Supervising Fire Prevention Specialist UFD 06353 Municipal Fire 3-22-1993

Eligible State Titles – Civil Service Employers
These titles are eligible only for the department or division listed next to them.

Position Title Code  Employer Police or Fire Approved Date
Police Lieutenant 32354 State - Palisades Interstate Park Commission Police 7-21-2003
Police Officer 32352 State - Palisades Interstate Park Commission Police 7-21-2003
Police Sergeant 32353 State - Palisades Interstate Park Commission Police 7-21-2003
Investigative Accountant 2 90635 State - Comm. of Investigation Police 3-16-1992
Special Agent Investigator 2 90606 State - Comm. of Investigation Police 3-16-1992
Special Agent/Investigator 1 90659 State - Comm. of Investigation Police 3-16-1992
Investigative Accountant 1 90636 State - Comm. of Investigation Police 3-16-1992
Correction Major 32660 State - Corrections Police 11-6-2013
Correction Lieutenant 32653 State - Corrections Police 3-22-1993
Correction Officer Recruit 55628 State - Corrections Police 3-23-1993
Correction Sergeant 32652 State - Corrections Police 3-22-1993
Assistant District Parole Supervisor 61774 State - Parole Board Police 5-18-1999
District Parole Supervisor 61775 State - Parole Board Police 5-18-1999
Senior Parole Officer 03263 State - Parole Board Police 8-21-1995
Senior Parole Officer Bilingual Spanish and English 03263C State - Parole Board Police 8-21-1995
Parole Officer Recruit 37593 State - Parole Board Police 5-15-1995
Supervising Parole Officer 61765 State - Parole Board Police 5-18-1999
Senior Correction Officer 32659 State - Corrections Police 3-22-1993
Senior Correction Officer Bilingual Spanish and English 32659C State - Corrections Police 5-29-2003
Senior Interstate Escort Officer 32662 State - Corrections Police 5-29-2003
Supervising Interstate Escort Officer 32663 State - Corrections Police 5-29-2003
Assistant Chief Investigator Secured Facilities 32649 State – Corrections  & Law & Public Safety, Juvenile Justice Commission Police 9-27-1999
Investigator Secured Facilities 32647 State – Corrections  & Law & Public Safety, Juvenile Justice Commission Police 9-27-1999
Chief Investigator Parole & Secured Facilities 60225 State – Corrections & Law & Public Safety, Juvenile Justice Commission. Parole Board Police 9-27-1999
Parole Officer Recruit Bilingual Spanish/English 37593C State –Parole Board, Law & Public Safety, Juvenile Justice Commission Police 9-27-1999
Principal Investigator Parole & Secured Facilities 32646 State – Corrections & Law & Public Safety, Juvenile Justice Commission, Parole Board Police 9-27-1999
Senior Investigator Parole & Secured Facilities 32645 State – Corrections & Law & Public Safety, Juvenile Justice Commission, Parole Board Police 9-27-1999
Senior Correction Officer Juvenile Justice 40818 State – Law & Public Safety, Juvenile Justice Commission Police 12-16-1996
Correction Officer Recruit Juvenile Justice Commission 55629 State – Law & Public Safety, Juvenile Justice Commission Police 12-16-1996
Chief Bureau of Law Enforcement Environmental Protection 32087 State - DEP - Division of Fish & Wildlife Police 4-19-1999
Conservation Officer 1 32083 State - DEP - Division of Fish & Wildlife Police 7-20-1992
Conservation Officer 2 32082 State - DEP - Division of Fish & Wildlife Police 7-20-1992
Conservation Officer 3 32081 State - DEP - Division of Fish & Wildlife Police 7-20-1992
Conservation Officer Recruit 32648 State - DEP - Division Fish & Wildlife Police 3-9-2009
Conservation Officer, Supervising 03198 State - DEP - Division Fish & Wildlife Police 7-20-1992
Assistant Division Forest Fire Warden 02662 State - DEP - Division of Parks & Forestry Fire 9-28-1992
Chief Bureau State Forest Fire Management Fire Warden 15732 State - DEP - Division of Parks & Forestry Fire 9-28-1992
Chief of Police, State Parks 02783 State - DEP - Division of Parks & Forestry Police 3-19-1995
(title change 12/1/05)
Division Forest Fire Warden 02663 State - DEP - Division of Parks & Forestry Fire 9-28-1992
Forest Fire Control Technician 02659 State - DEP - Division of Parks & Forestry Fire 11-15-1993
Forest Fire Pilot 43029 State - DEP - Division of Parks & Forestry Fire 9-28-1992
Section Forest Fire Warden 02661 State - DEP - Division of Parks & Forestry Fire 9-28-1992
State Park Police Lieutenant 32095 State - DEP - Division of Parks & Forestry Police 3-19-1995
(title change 12/1/05)
State Park Police Officer Trainee 55173 State - DEP - Division of Parks & Forestry Police 3-19-1995
(title change 9/13/08)
State Park Police Officer 32092 State - DEP - Division of Parks & Forestry Police 3-19-1995
(title change 12/1/05)
State Park Police Sergeant 32094 State - DEP - Division of Parks & Forestry Police 3-19-1995
(title change 12/1/05)
Supervising Forest Fire Warden 02664 State - DEP - Division of Parks & Forestry Fire 9-28-1992
Forest Fire Observer 32141 State – DEP - Division of Parks & Forestry Fire 2-18-1999
Assistant Institution Fire Chief 32193 State - Human Services Fire 12-16-2002
Institution Fire Chief 32195 State - Human Services Fire 12-16-2002
Police Chief, Human Services 32336 State - Human Services Police 5-17-1993
Police Officer Recruit, Human Services 55171 State - Human Services Police 7-16-2008
(title change 9/13/08)
Police Lieutenant, Human Services 32254 State - Human Services Police 5-17-1993
(title change 10/16/04)
Police Sergeant, Human Services 32334 State - Human Services Police 5-17-1993
(title change 10/16/04)
Police Commander 32340 State - Human Services Police 5-17-1993
Senior Police Officer Human Services 32332 State - Human Services Police 5-17-1993
(title change 10/16/04)
Chief of Detectives, State Investigator 57090 State - Law & Public Safety, Criminal Justice Police 6-10-2009
Deputy Chief of Detectives, State Investigator 57091 State - Law & Public Safety, Criminal Justice Police 6-10-2009
Lieutenant, State Investigator 57092 State - Law & Public Safety, Criminal Justice Police 6-10-2009
Sergeant, State Investigator 57093 State - Law & Public Safety, Criminal Justice Police 6-10-2009
Detective I, State Investigator 57094 State - Law & Public Safety, Criminal Justice Police 6-10-2009
Detective II, State Investigator 57095 State - Law & Public Safety, Criminal Justice Police 6-10-2009
Detective Trainee, State Investigator 57096 State - Law & Public Safety, Criminal Justice Police 6-10-2009
Assistant District Parole Supervisor 40807 State - Law & Public Safety, Juvenile Justice Commission Police 12-16-1996
Correction Captain 40812 State - Law & Public Safety, Juvenile Justice Commission Police 5-20-1997
Correction Lieutenant 40813 State - Law & Public Safety, Juvenile Justice Commission Police 5-20-1997
Correction Sergeant 40809 State - Law & Public Safety, Juvenile Justice Commission Police 12-16-1996
Dir. of Custody Operations 1 40810 State - Law & Public Safety, Juvenile Justice Commission Police 5-20-1997
Parole Officer Recruit Juvenile Justice, Bilingual 40803C State - Law & Public Safety, Juvenile Justice Commission Police 9-27-1999
Parole Officer Recruit 40803 State - Law & Public Safety, Juvenile Justice Commission Police 12-16-1996
Senior Parole Officer 40806 State - Law & Public Safety, Juvenile Justice Commission Police 12-16-1996
Senior Parole Officer Bilingual Spanish/English 40806C State - Law & Public Safety, Juvenile Justice Commission Police 9-27-1999
Supervising Special Agent 51346 State - Treasury - Taxation Police 3-20-1995
Special Agent I 51345 State - Treasury - Taxation Police 3-20-1995
Special Agent Trainee 51342 State - Treasury - Taxation Police 3-20-1995
Special Agent II 51344 State -Treasury - Taxation Police 3-20-1995
Special Agent III 51343 State -Treasury - Taxation Police 3-20-1995
** Multiple Workweek Title

Eligible State College/University Titles - Civil Service Employers
These titles are eligible only for the employer listed next to them.
Position Title Code Employer Police or Fire Approved Date
Campus Police Officer 32271 All State Colleges/Universities* Police 4-20-1992
Campus Police Officer Lieutenant 32273 All State Colleges/Universities* Police 4-20-1992
Campus Police Officer Recruit 55172 All State Colleges/Universities* Police 1-14-2013
Campus Police Sergeant 32272  All State Colleges/Universities* Police 4-20-1992
Assistant to the Director (Police Lieutenant) N/A New Jersey Institute of Tech. Police 7-20-1992
Chief of Police N/A New Jersey Institute of Tech. Police 2-14-2005
Institute Police Officer N/A New Jersey Institute of Tech. Police 7-20-1992
Police Sergeant N/A New Jersey Institute of Tech. Police 7-20-1992
Director IV Chief of Police N/A Rowan University Police 8-17-1992
Managing Assistant Director II - Assistant Chief Police N/A Rowan University Police 8-17-1992
Captain Patrol Division N/A Rutgers University Police 7-20-1992
Deputy Chief of Police N/A Rutgers University Police 7-20-1992
University Chief of Police N/A Rutgers University Police 7-20-1992
University Police Detective N/A Rutgers University Police 7-20-1992
University Police Lieutenant N/A Rutgers University Police 7-20-1992
University Police Officer N/A Rutgers University Police 7-20-1992
University Police Sergeant N/A Rutgers University Police 7-20-1992
Associate Director Public Safety Administration N/A Univ. Medicine & Dentistry NJ Police 8-17-1992
Associate Director, Public Safety N/A Univ. Medicine & Dentistry NJ Police 8-17-1992
Director Public Safety N/A Univ. Medicine & Dentistry NJ Police 8-17-1992
University Captain, Training N/A Univ. Medicine & Dentistry NJ Police 7-20-1992
University Police Captain N/A Univ. Medicine & Dentistry NJ Police 7-20-1992
University Police Officer N/A Univ. Medicine & Dentistry NJ Police 7-20-1992
University Police Sergeant N/A Univ. Medicine & Dentistry NJ Police 7-20-1992
*These include the following: The College of New Jersey, Kean University, Montclair State University, New Jersey City University, Ramapo College of New Jersey, The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey, Rowan University, Thomas Edison State College, William Paterson University of New Jersey

Eligible Titles — Non-Civil Service Employers
Since job descriptions are not uniform for employers who have not adopted Civil Service,
these titles have been found eligible only for the employer listed.
Position Employer Police or Fire Approved Date
Fire Prevention Specialist Borough of Bellmawr Fire 1-14-2013
Firefighter/Driver Borough of Chatham Fire 3-13-2007
Traffic Safety Officer Borough of Franklin Lakes Police 12-12-2005
Firefighter/Inspector Borough of Madison Fire 7-18-2006
Chief of Police Brookdale Com. College Police 10-20-2003
Captain, Safety & Security Brookdale Com. College Police 7-20-1992
Detective Sergeant Brookdale Com. College Police 7-20-1992
Lieutenant Safety & Security Brookdale Com. College Police 7-20-1992
Police Officer Brookdale Com. College Police 3-16-1992
Probationary Officer Brookdale Com. College Police 7-20-1992
Sergeant Brookdale Com. College Police 7-20-1992
Fire Official/Fire Fighter City of Brigantine Fire 3-6-2006
Assistant Fire Chief City of Northfield Fire 6-12-2007
Chief Fire Inspector Edison Township Fire 8-13-2007
Fire Inspector Edison Township Fire 8-13-2007
Police Lieutenant/Assistant Director Essex County College Police 3-16-1992
Police Officer Essex County College Police 7-20-1992
Police Officer - Intern Essex County College Police 7-20-1992
Police Sergeant Essex County College Police 7-20-1992
Assistant Chief Evesham Twp Fire District Fire 10-17-2005
Firefighter/Emergency Medical Technician Evesham Twp Fire District Fire 10-17-2005
Firefighter/Emergency Medical Technician/Inspector Evesham Twp Fire District Fire 10-17-2005
Emergency Services Specialist Hopewell District 1 Fire 6-15-1998
Senior Emergency Services Specialist Hopewell Township Fire 2-24-2003
Assistant Fire Chief Livingston Township Fire 9-9-2002
Chief of Police, Director of Safety Middlesex County College Police 11-15-1993
Police Captain Middlesex County College Police 11-15-1993
Police Officer Middlesex County College Police 11-15-1993
Sergeant of Police Middlesex County College Police 11-15-1993
Firefighter/Fire Apparatus Mechanic Morris Twp Fire 5-9-2005
Firefighter/Fire Inspector Morris Twp Fire 5-9-2005
Police Captain* New Jersey Transit Police 3-16-1992
Police Chief* New Jersey Transit Police 3-16-1992
Police Deputy Chief*
New Jersey Transit Police 3-16-1992
Police Detective* New Jersey Transit Police 3-16-1992
Police Detective Sergeant*
New Jersey Transit Police 3-16-1992
Police Inspector* New Jersey Transit Police 3-16-1992
Police Investigator* New Jersey Transit Police 3-16-1992
Police Lieutenant* New Jersey Transit Police 3-16-1992
Captain, Sheriff's Officer Somerset County Police 4-21-2003
Chief, Sheriff's Officer Somerset County Police 4-21-2003
Corrections Captain Somerset County Police 4-21-2003
Corrections Chief Somerset County Police 4-21-3003
Corrections Corporal Somerset County Police 4-21-2003
Corrections Officer Somerset County Police 4-21-2003
Corrections Lieutenant Somerset County Police 4-21-2003
Corrections Sergeant Somerset County Police 4-21-2003
Lieutenant, Sheriff's Officer Somerset County Police 4-21-2003
Sergeant, Sheriff's Officer Somerset County Police 4-21-2003
Sheriff's Officer Somerset County Police 4-21-2003
County Detective Somerset County Prosecutor's Office Police 7-20-1998
County Detective, Captain Somerset County Prosecutor's Office Police 7-20-1998
County Detective, Chief Somerset County Prosecutor's Office Police 7-20-1998
County Detective, Deputy Chief Somerset County Prosecutor's Office Police 7-20-1998
County Detective, Lieutenant Somerset County Prosecutor's Office Police 7-20-1998
County Detective, Sergeant Somerset County Prosecutor's Office Police 7-20-1998
Assistant Fire Chief South Jersey Transportation Authority Fire 12-21-1998
Fire Chief South Jersey Transportation Authority Fire 12-21-1998
Fire Fighter South Jersey Transportation Authority Fire 12-21-1998
Lieutenant Public Safety University of Medicine and Dentistry Location # 497, Newark only Police 9-11-2006
Fire Fighter/Driver Upper Freehold Township Fire 12-17-2001
Fire Service Technician Wall Township Fire District 2 Fire 1-27-2003
District Fire Captain Washington Township Fire District #1 Fire 9-9-2002
District Fire Captain/Training Officer Washington Township Fire District #1 Fire 9-9-2002
Detective Waterfront Commission of New York Harbor Police 1-12-2004
*Titles for New Jersey Transit were approved per Chapter 386, Laws of 1991, effective March 16, 1992. These titles came into existence through legislation and not as a result of Chapter 204 Public Laws of 1989.

 
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