Lindenhurst Police Department
2300 E. Grand Avenue
Lindenhurst, IL 60046
Starting Salary: $67,685
Sworn Officers: 19
Application Deadline: 6/16/17 by Noon
THE VILLAGE OF LINDENHURST
IS SEEKING APPLICANTS
TO ESTABLISH AN ELIGIBILITY LIST FOR THE POSITION OF
The Village of Lindenhurst has a population of approximately 15,000. The Police Department consists of 14 sworn Police Officers, 5 part-time Police Officers, 1 Community & Support Services Coordinator, 1 part-time Community Service Officer, and a Records Administrator.
THE HIRING PROCESS MAY INCLUDE:
Under the age of 35 years, and a minimum age of 21 at time of appointment. A 20-year-old shall be eligible to take the initial examination for police officer, if the person has completed two years of law enforcement studies at an accredited college or university.
High School graduate or equivalent.
Valid Driver's License.
Correctable to 20/20, and shall not be color blind in a manner that renders the person unable to satisfactorily perform the duties of the position.
Ability to pass all selection, training, and hiring requirements as described in the application packet.
No residency requirement.
U.S. Citizen. Elector of United States.
June 16, 2017 by 12:00 p.m.
Registration Forms will be available beginning May 22, 2017
on the Village website:
Completed Registration Form and $20 Processing Fee must be received by noon on June 16, 2017.
Physical Aptitude Testing (P.O.W.E.R. Test):
P.O.W.E.R. Tests are conducted by the Northeastern Illinois Public Safety Training Academy (NIPSTA). Applicant must have a valid card from NIPSTA, or an acceptable equivalent, no older than six months.
To register and for information on the requirements of the P.O.W.E.R. Test, test dates and fees, contact NIPSTA at http://www.nipsta.org or 847-998-8090.
A valid P.O.W.E.R. test card must be presented at the time a position becomes available, and applicant has received a conditional offer of employment.
Orientation Session and Written Exam:
Saturday, June 24, 2017 at 9:00 a.m.
The mandatory orientation begins at:
9:00 a.m. - Saturday, June 24, 2017
Millburn Middle School
640 Freedom Way
Lindenhurst, IL 60046
The written examination will follow the orientation session.
Entry will be available between 8:15 a.m. and 8:50 a.m. via the main entrance. Two forms of identification will be required; one form must be a Passport, State ID or Driverís License.
THE VILLAGE OF LINDENHURST IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
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