Mattoon Police Department
1710 Wabash Avenue
Mattoon, IL 61938
Starting Salary: $46,563.53
Sworn Officers: 38
Application Deadline: 8/10/16
The City of Mattoon Board of Fire & Police Commissioners is currently accepting 2016 applications for POLICE OFFICER.
After 1-Year Probationary Period:
ORIENTATION & TESTING INFORMATION:
Candidates must attend the mandatory orientation,
written examination, POWER test, and Physical Ability Testing on:
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2016
Doors will open at 8:15 AM
Please arrive no later than 9:00 AM with a photo ID (driver's license, state ID, military ID) to sign in. There will be no late admittance.
Test will be held at:
Lake Land College
Field House, Rooms 101 & 103
5001 Lakeland Boulevard
Mattoon, IL 61938
A thorough background investigation including a full medical and psychological evaluation will be required prior to hire; complete disclosure and sincerity within your application is necessary. (A polygraph may be required)
*Candidates must have been, or currently be, employed as a full-time police officer for a municipality, or if they have served in the U.S. military, then the number of years of active duty is added to the maximum age of 35, not to exceed 10 years.*
To complete the online application visit:
Gather all required documents, sign and print release form(s) and place all documents into an envelope. Mail/ship envelope via traceable carrier (FedEx, UPS, etc.) or hand deliver to:
ATTN: Mattoon PD
1127 S. Mannheim Road, Suite 203
Westchester, IL 60154
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION DOCUMENTS IS WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 10, 2016 AT 4:00 PM.
For additional information visit:
All portions of the testing process are mandatory. Failure to attend and complete any portion of the process will result in elimination from employment consideration.
The City of Mattoon is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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