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APPLICATION DEADLINE: 7/12/21 @ 4pm

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ENTRY-POLICE OFFICER HIRING PROCESS

 

The Village of Rockton, Illinois Board of Police and Fire Commissioners is accepting applications for the position of police officer with the Rockton Police Department. 

Starting Salary: $51,336-$77,908, as of 6/1/21

Sworn Police Officers: 15

Population: 7,685 (2010 census)

All applicants must meet the following minimum requirements established by the Village of Rockton, Illinois Board of Police and Fire Commissioners:

  • U.S. citizenship;

  • No felony convictions (Note: a misdemeanor or serious traffic offense may also disqualify applicants from further consideration);

  • Possess a valid state-issued driver's license;

  • Minimum of 21 years of age -AND- UNDER 35 years of age by the written exam date (July 24, 2021) unless otherwise exempt from such age limitations as provided in 65 ILCS 5/10-2.1-6 of the Fire and Police Commissioner's Act;

  • Be a high school graduate or possess a G.E.D. equivalent;

  • Must successfully pass a written examination;

  • Must successfully complete an oral interview and background investigation (applicants will be required to fully disclose all personal matters, to include agreements and sealed files);

  • Must successfully complete a psychological evaluation, polygraph examination, and medical screening (including drug and alcohol screening);

  • Must successfully pass physical agility test (Illinois P.O.W.E.R. Test) at time of academy. 

  • Submit all application documents online by: Monday, July 12, 2021 @ 4:00PM CST;

  • Attend a mandatory orientation and written test on the morning of Saturday, July 24, 2021 @ 8:30AM CST.

 

To apply for this position or obtain additional information, please follow the "CLICK HERE FOR INFO & TO APPLY" link above.

The Village of Rockton, IL is an Equal Opportunity Employer.