Zion Police Department
Salary: $54,997.61 - $88,319
Sworn Officers: 46
Application Deadline: 4/10/17
Police Officer Entry-Level Hiring Process
The Board of Fire and Police Commissioners of the City of Zion, Illinois is accepting applications for the position of police officer with the Zion Police Department.
All Applicants Must Meet the Following
Minimum Requirements to Apply:
All Applicants Moving Forward In the Process
Must Meet the Following:
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Hiring Process Steps and Timeline:
The hiring process for becoming a police officer in the City of Zion involves several different phases. Please take note of the dates for the components listed below, as there will be no make-up dates. In the unforeseen event that hiring events are rescheduled, applicants will be informed via the contact information provided in their application materials. In order to take part in the hiring process, applicants must meet minimum requirements and submit all required application materials (including the application fee).
Submit Application (YOU ARE CURRENTLY AT THIS PHASE)
Applicants must complete and submit all application materials by April 10, 2017
Orientation and Written Examination
ORIENTATION & WRITTEN EXAMINATION INFORMATION
1. The Board of Fire and Police Commissioners will hold a MANDATORY ORIENTATION SESSION on:
Saturday, April 22, 2017 at 8:00 a.m.
Zion Benton Township High School
Horizon Campus South Cafeteria
21st Street and Kenosha Road (south entrance)
This session will last approximately 30 minutes. You must attend this orientation session.
2. At check-in, you
must submit proof that you have successfully completed the Illinois Peace
Officer Wellness Evaluation Report (POWER) Test prior to taking the written
examination. You will be required to present your original POWER Test
Identification Card (issued by NIPSTA, Joliet Junior College, or Triton College)
to the registrar and provide one COPY of the ID card for the file. A copy
machine will not be available on site on test day. The ID Card must be dated
within twelve (12) months PRIOR to April 22, 2017. You will not be allowed to
take the written examination unless you have satisfied this requirement.
3. You will be required to take a written examination following the orientation session. The written test will be administered at 9:00 a.m. at the same location as the orientation session. DO NOT BE LATE. Once the exam has begun, you will not be admitted. Minimum passing score for the written exam is 70%. Pass/fail notices of the written examination will be mailed to applicants.
The City of Zion is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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