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Job Title: Police Officer
Category: Public Safety
Status: Open
Additional Status Information: Deadline: Wednesday, May 9, 2018 at 4:00 PM

Minimum Requirements:

  • $35 non-refundable application fee
  • U.S. citizenship
  • No felony convictions
  • 21 and under 35 years of age by time of application, unless exempt by state statute
  • Valid IL driver’s license, or ability to obtain such license
  • High school diploma or equivalent (GED)
  • 60 semester hours from an accredited college or university by time of appointment
  • Good moral character, of temperate habits, and of sound health
  • Physically able to perform the duties of the position of Police Officer
  • Must meet the requirements of a background check
  • Offer of employment conditional upon successfully completing a physical exam, physiological and polygraph tests, background check and a drug/alcohol screening
  • Must hold a valid POWER Card issued within one year prior to written exam (June 9, 2018). POWER Cards are considered valid if dated 6/9/17-6/9/18 only.

Required documentation due May 9, 2018 by 4:00 p.m. (not accepted via email/fax; documentation must be hand delivered or mailed):

  • Confirmed Online Application – available after purchase.  Please visit for more information.
  • Consent and Release Agreement (2 pages) – available after purchase 
  • Copy of high school diploma or GED
  • Copy of valid IL driver’s license
  • Copy of birth record as proof of citizenship – can include: U.S. County/State birth certificate, U.S. Passport, or Naturalization papers
  • Copy of Valid POWER test card dated 6.9.17 – 6.9.18
  • If applicable, DD-214 (long form)
  • If applicable, Copy of ILETSB certification

Testing and Orientation Information:

Candidates must attend the mandatory orientation and written examination on SATURDAY, JUNE 9, 2018.  Please arrive no later than 8:30 a.m. with a photo ID (driver’s license, state ID, military ID) to sign-in.  Test will be held in La Grange, IL.  Exact location will be released at a later time. 

Application Process Information:

When you have completed the online application you will receive a confirmation number. You will also need to print and sign the required release form(s) and gather the required documentation (listed above) for submission to IOS Recruitment by 4:00 p.m. on 5/9/18.  Failure to complete any portion of the application process with eliminate you for further consideration. No refunds are issued for incomplete or late applications.  Please visit to fill out the application. 

Publication Date/Time:
4/9/2018 8:00 AM
Closing Date/Time:
5/9/2018 4:00 PM

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