Job Postings

Employment Opportunities:

Sheriff of Jersey County

114 North Washington

Jerseyville, IL 62052

Email:  sheriff@jerseycounty.il.us

MICHAL A. RINGHAUSEN, Sheriff     *    Phone: 618-498-6881   *    Fax: 618-498-1911

Employment Opportunity

The Jersey County Sheriff's Office is accepting applications for Deputy Sheriff.

All applications must meet the following requirements:

~ US Citizen

~ No Felony Conviction

~ Valid Driver's License

~Must be 21 Years Old at Time of Appointment

~ High School Graduate or GED Equivalent

~Must Successfully Complete a Written Evaluation

~ Must Meet the Physical Requirements (P.O.W.E.R. Test) as established by the Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standards Board

~ Must Successfully Complete a Background Investigation, Oral Interview and Psychological Examination

~ Must be a Resident of Jersey County within 12 Months of Employment

~ Lateral Transfers are accepted for the Deputy Sheriff Position

All Applications Must be Returned to the Jersey County Sheriff's Office by April 15th, 2020


 

CITY OF BENLD

The City of Benld is accepting applications for a full-time police officer.

*Must have Part-time academy training

*Full-time academy preferred

*This is a union position with benefits (Health Insurance, PTO days, Vacation days, Paid holidays, uniform allowance)  

Applications can be picked up at the Benld City Office, 201 E Central Ave. Benld.

 The City of Benld is an equal opportunity employer.

 


Litchfield Police Department

The City of Litchfield Police and Fire Commission is currently accepting applications for the purpose of establishing a hiring eligibility list of lateral transfer candidates through March 31, 2020 at 5:00 p.m.

Applicants for lateral appointments to the position of police officer for the City of Litchfield, Illinois must meet the following minimum qualifications and requirements at the time of application:

  • Applicant must possess a State of Illinois certification by the Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standards Board (ILETSB) with no more than forty (40) hours of training required by that Board for recertification, if necessary.  Certification by the state of employment outside of Illinois will also be accepted provided the certification will be accepted and recognized by the ILETSB with no more than forty (40) hours of training required by that Board for recertification, if necessary. (Part-time certification as a law enforcement officer noes not meet this requirement.)
  • Applicant must be a U.S. Citizen.
  • Applicant must be at least twenty-one (21) years old.
  • Applicant must have a minimum of two (2) years of full-time experience in good standing with a municipality, county, special or state police department within the three (3) years prior to the date of application.  If experience is outside the State of Illinois then all Out of State Certification requirements must be met.
  • Applicant must have a valid driver’s license
  • Applicant must become a resident of the 62056 zip code within 6 months of hire date
  • Applicant must have the ability to furnish, upon request, a copy of the following:
    • A resume
    • Professional License
    • Training Certifications
    • Documents confirming work experience
    • A birth certificate
    • A high school diploma/GED certificate
    • Higher education transcripts
    • Military service records/discharge paperwork
    • A release for records from previous employers
    • Any other employment related materials as requested or required

The following Selection Process shall be utilized by the City of Litchfield in its’ use of the lateral transfer policy:

  • Examination shall be held by the City of Litchfield Police and Fire Commission.  A roster in order of preference will be created dependent upon applicants’ performance during this evaluation, all other examinations will be pass/fail.
  • Character, Background and Credit check shall be conducted
  • Post-Offer examination shall include but not be limited to:
    • Psychological Evaluation
    • Medical Evaluation
    • Vision Screening
    • Drug Screening

Limitation and Effects

 

  1. It shall be the policy of the City of Litchfield that no more than 50% of newly hired Officers shall be from the roster of Lateral Transfers.
  2. The Lateral Transfer shall serve a probationary period of six months.
  3. The Lateral Transfer shall not gain any seniority over any Officer due to his/her service years’ credit from previous employment with other entities.

Starting base pay for the Litchfield Police Department is currently $49,961.60.  The department is currently in the first year of a four year collective bargaining agreement.  Officers with the City of Litchfield receive base pay increases after completion of probation and after completion of 2, 3, 4, 5, 10, 15, and 20 years of service. 

Applications are available online at http://www.cityoflitchfieldil.com/news/33_1.html or may be picked up at the Litchfield Police Department.  Applicants are required to complete the employment application and the employment application and supplemental pages for police and fire.  These applications must be received or postmarked by March 31, 2020 at 5:00 p.m.  They may be mailed to, or brought in to the Litchfield Police Department at the following address;

Litchfield Police Department

120 East Ryder

Litchfield, IL  62056

If you have any questions regarding this program, you may contact the Litchfield Police Department at (217) 324-5991.


CALHOUN COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPT.

Seeking Full-time and Part-time Deputy Sheriffs

Position Details:

The Calhoun County Sheriff’s Dept, is currently accepting application for full and part-time Deputies.

The successful applicants will perform duties including but not limited to:

  • Enforcing Traffic, Criminal laws & County ordinances
  • Provide emergency response as needed
  • Handle traffic crashes
  • Attend and testify in court as needed.
  • Provide court room security
  • Handle any & all duties as assigned

Minimum qualifications include:

  • Must be 21 years of age
  • A U.S. Citizen
  • Valid Driver’s License with a satisfactory driving record
  • Valid FOID card
  • NO FELONY OR DOMESTIC VIOLENCE CONVICTIONS
  • Willingness to work all shifts including weekends and holidays
  • Good mental & physical condition

All qualified applicants will be required to:

  • Pass an oral interview
  • Pass a thorough background investigation
  • Provide proof of highest level of education attained

 

Contact information:

Address: Calhoun County Sheriff, P.O. Box 635, 301 S. County Rd. Hardin IL. 62047

Phone Number: 618-576-2417

Fax Number: 618-576-2409

Applications can be picked up at the Calhoun County Sheriff’s Office.

Application deadline is until filled.


VILLAGE OF HARDIN

Part-Time Police Officer Position

Position Details:

The Village of Hardin, Illinois is currently accepting applications for Part-Time Police Officers.

We are seeking officers currently certified in law enforcement, as either a graduate of the Full-Time or Part-Time Illinois Law Enforcement Training Academies.

The successful applicants will perform duties including but not limited to:

  • Enforcing traffic, criminal law & local ordinances
  • Provide emergency response as needed
  • Handle traffic crashes
  • Attend and testify in court as needed
  • Handle any and all duties as assigned

Applicants must complete an application, pass an oral interview and background check.

Starting pay will be $17.00/hour.

Successful applicants will be required to work a minimum of 8 hours per month.

Primary hours worked will be evenings and weekends.

Applications may be picked up at the Village of Hardin, Village Clerk's Office, #2 Myrtle Lane, Hardin, IL 62047 - Monday - Friday - or a copy of application can be requested by email to hardinpolice@gmail.com

 

Hardin Police Department

PO Box 382

#2 Myrtle Lane

Hardin, IL 62047

(618) 576-9500


City of Beardstown

Part-Time Police Officer Position

Position Details:

The City of Beardstown Illinois is curranty accepting applications until the positions are filled from qualified individuals for the position of Part-time Police Officer.  We are looking for aspiring leaders with a strong sense of community and dedication to the position.

The applicant will preform duties including but not limited to :

Duties:

  • Enforcing Traffic, Criminal laws and local ordinances
  • Provide emergency response as needed
  • Handle Traffic crashes
  • Attend and testify in court as needed
  • Handle any and all duties as assigned
  • Be able to work nights, weekends, holidays and other details as assigned. Assist in covering the fulltime officers requested days off.

Minimum qualifications include:

  • Must be 21 years of age.
  • A U.S. Citizen
  • Valid Drivers with a satisfactory driving record
  • Valid FOID card
  • NO Felony or Domestic Violence Convictions
  • Willingness to work all shifts including weekends and Holidays
  • MUST BE a graduate of one of either the full-time or part-time sworn officer Illinois training programs and be State of Illinois Certified, or have the appropriate training from another state that is compatible with Illinois training requirements.
  • Currently employed in law enforcement or separated /retired in good standing from a law enforcement agency or separated / retired military in good standing.
  • Good mental and physical condition,
  • Of high moral character and possess strong decision-making skills

All qualified applications will be required to:

  • Pass and oral interview
  • Pass a thorough background investigation, including possible credit check
  • Pass a pre-employment physical, drug screening and possibility a psychological evaluation after acceptance of appointment
  • Complete a Reimbursement Agreement for cost incurred by the City of Beardstown for the Applicant, should the applicant voluntarily leave the police department within the eighteen months of employment.

Contact Information   

Address:  Beardstown Police Department, 418 E. Main St., Beardstown, IL 62618

Website:  cityofbeardstown.org 

Facebook:  Beardstown Police Department

Phone Number:  217-323-3131

Fax Number:  217-323-5802

E-mail:  bpd@casscomm.com

Position Information:

Application Deadline

Until Filled

Salary Information:

Hourly Salary will be based upon experience

Sworn Officers:

10

Population

6200

Providing an application does not automatically guarantee you will be hired, and we reserve the right to hire on our hiring policies/procedures and the successful completion of our detailed pre-employment background investigation and approval by our Chief of Police.

Applications can be picked up at the Beardstown Police Department, 418 E. Main, Beardstown, IL 62618

 

 


 

                                                           BUNKER HILL POLICE DEPARTMENT

The City of Bunker Hill is accepting applications for Chief of Police, Full-Time Police Officer, and Part-Time Police Officers.  Please pick up applications at City Hall 801 S Franklin St Bunker Hill, IL 62014

Job Description:  Chief of Police

The Chief of Police in Bunker Hill is a "Working Chief."  You will be tasked with supervising other police officers, submitting reports, budgets, and much more while still answering calls within the city.  Chief of Police is charged with the duties of preservation of the peace, order, and safety of the City; and also with the duties of protecting the rights of persons and property, and by enforcing all laws of the City and of the State of Illinois.

Job Qualifications:

It is suggested that anyone applying, possess the proper credentials which allows them to perform the duties of Chief of Police.  Individuals must be 21 years of age to be a police officer.

Benefits:

                Vacation, Sick, and Comp time.  Health insurance is offered and currently has 2 plans.  One plan has no premiums for employee and family.  The other is a “buy up” plan with pay deductions. Dental and vision plans are available with pay deductions.

Job Description: Full-Time Police Officer

                Police Officers are charged with the duties of preservation of the peace, order, and safety of the City; and also with the duties of protecting the rights of persons and property, and by enforcing all laws of the City and of the State of Illinois.

Benefits:

                Vacation, Sick, and Comp time.  Health insurance is offered and currently has 2 plans.  One plan has no premiums for employee and family.  The other is a “buy up” plan with pay deductions. Dental and vision plans are available with pay deductions.

Job Description: Part-Time Police Officer

                Police Officers are charged with the duties of preservation of the peace, order, and safety of the City; and also with the duties of protecting the rights of persons and property, and by enforcing all laws of the City and of the State of Illinois. 

The Part-Time Officer works on an as needed basis but is required to work at least 3 shifts per month and holidays.

Resumes, certificates, or reference letters may be mailed or dropped off at the Bunker Hill Police Department. 801 S. Franklin St. Bunker Hill, IL 6014.  Applications available for pick up at the City as well. 


CARLINVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT

Hiring a Certified Full Time Law Enforcement Officer

For More Information, please Contact:  Carlinville Police Department, (217) 854-3221, 570 North Broad Street, Carlinville, IL 62626