Restricted Jobs

Legal Restrictions on Employment

There are about 22 categories of jobs in New Jersey that exclude people with convictions. These vary by job.

  • Aircraft/Airport employees
  • Paid Public School employees
    • School Bus Drivers
    • School Crossing Guards
  • Establishments where liquor is served, sold, manufactured, or distributed
  • Authority
    • Housing
    • Municipal police
    • Parking Enforcement officers
    • New Jersey Turnpike
  • Paid Firefighters
  • Child Care Center employees
  • Community Residences for Individuals with Developmental Disabilities