The New Milford Police Department is looking to hire armed school security officers. This is a civilian position and the salary is 25 dollars an hour. The deadline to apply is August 26th. Three Armed School Security Officers for a school assignment up to 40 hours would carry out existing district and school procedures and programs related to school security and safety functions. The position reports to the Chief of Police. Applicants must be a retired Federal, State, or Municipal police officer who is eligible to be certified as an Armed School Security Officer with the State of Connecticut. The Board of Education is scheduled to discuss school security at its meeting tonight, but in executive session. School Resource Officers are located at the middle and high school and one of the elementary schools, with an armed security guard at the other elementary school.