Entry Level Police Officer
Village of Cahokia
c/o C.O.P.S. and F.I.R.E.
Personnel Testing Service
Starting Salary: $58,545.53
Sworn Officers: 27
Application Deadline: 9/6/17
The Board of Fire and Police Commissioners for the Village of Cahokia is now accepting applications for the position of: Entry Level Police Officer.
Testing is being conducted for immediate new hires and to establish an Eligibility List for future hiring needs.
Cahokia is a village in St. Clair County, Illinois. It is part of the Greater St. Louis, the metropolitan area around St. Louis. The Village of Cahokia is the home of significant colonial and Federal-period buildings listed on the National Register of Historic places. Cahokia is a small-town community rich in history with affordable family oriented amenities.
The mission of the Village of Cahokia Police Department is to serve the community by protecting citizens and property, preventing crime, enforcing laws and maintaining order. The Police Department provides 24-hour emergency service to its residents 365 days a year. The force is comprised of 27 full-time sworn officers, including 5 which serve as investigators. Officers are also certified to instruct firearms, self-defense, defensive driving, hazardous materials, and bloodborne pathogens.
Applications are available at:
Applications will be online for purchase until 9/6/17 - 2:00 PM
The deadline for returning completed applications is:
Wednesday, September 6, 2017 by 4:00 PM
Note: For Cahokia only, applications must be postmarked by 9/6/17
All applications must be returned to the office of:
C.O.P.S. and F.I.R.E. Personnel Testing Service
ATTN: Cahokia PD
200 W. Higgins Road, Suite 201
Schaumburg, IL 60195
You must meet the following minimum requirements:
All individuals meeting eligibility requirements are encouraged to continue with the application process.
Additional information will be provided in the packet
which can be downloaded at:
There is a $25.00 non-refundable application fee.
Applications are NOT available at the Cahokia Police Department or Village Hall.
Applicants must attend the mandatory orientation
and test date:
Mandatory Orientation, Physical and Written Examination:
Saturday, September 23, 2017
Registration starts at 7:30 AM
Orientation – 8:00 AM
Physical and Written Examination immediately following the Orientation
Cahokia High School
800 Range Lane
Cahokia, IL 62206
All applications are subject to the Rules and Regulations of the Board of Fire and Police Commissioners of the Village of Cahokia, which is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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