Recruitment

Are you up to the challenge?

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The Skokie Police Department is recruiting highly motivated and

responsible people to join our team!  The next testing process is anticipated to be Late 2018. Career opportunities available include:

 

Entry Level: Police Officer / Patrol

 

Specialty Assignments (upon qualifying):

Bicycle Patrol Officer * Canine Officer * Breath/Alcohol Operator

Crime Prevention Officer * Criminal Investigator * Defense Tactics Instructor

Evidence Technician * Field Training Officer * Firearms Instructor

Honor Guard * Juvenile Officer * School Resource Officer * Special Enforcement Officer

Tactical Intervention Unit Officer * Truck Enforcement Officer * Intelligence Officer

 

 

 

SALARY & BENEFITS

• $74,508 - $97,458

• COMPETITIVE MEDICAL AND DENTAL INSURANCE

• 80 HOURS OF VACATION AFTER ONE YEAR

• HOLIDAY AND SICK LEAVE

• UNIFORM ALLOWANCE

• ALL TRAINING PROVIDED

• LONGEVITY PLAN

• GROUP LIFE INSURANCE

QUALIFICATIONS

• U.S. CITIZEN

• 21 TO 35 YEARS OF AGE

• 60 COLLEGE SEMESTER HOURS (ACCREDITED INSTITUTION) OR 4 YEARS MILITARY SERVICE

• RESIDE WITHIN COOK, LAKE OR DUPAGE COUNTY

• VISION CORRECTABLE TO 20/20 & ABILITY TO DISTINGUISH COLORS

• VALID DRIVER’S LICENSE

 

 

HIRING PROCESS

• PASS PHYSICAL ABILITY TEST AND WRITTEN EXAM

• POLYGRAPH EXAM

• BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION

• ORAL INTERVIEW

• PSYCHOLOGICAL EVALUATION

• MEDICAL EXAM

• DRUG TEST

 

 

THE VILLAGE OF SKOKIE IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

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