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POLICE OFFICER

CIty of East Peoria
East Peoria, IL Full-time
Posted on October 13, 2019

CITY OF EAST PEORIA
BOARD OF FIRE AND POLICE COMMISSIONERS

PROCEDURE FOR APPLYING FOR THE POSITION OF
POLICE OFFICER
FOR THE CITY OF EAST PEORIA, ILLINOIS

APPLICATIONS FOR EMPLOYMENT MUST BE COMPLETED AND RETURNED WITH ALL REQUIRED DOCUMENTS TO THE EAST PEORIA FIRE & POLICE COMMISSION, P.O. BOX 8068, EAST PEORIA, ILLINOIS 61611, POSTMARKED NO LATER THAN OCTOBER 28, 2019. Applications are available at East Peoria City Hall and online at: www.cityofeastpeoria.com 

QUALIFICATIONS INCLUDE:
1. Attend mandatory orientation.
2. Having attained the minimum age of 21 years at date of orientation.
3. Be under age of 35 unless otherwise exempt by statute.
4. Citizen of the United States.
5. High school graduate or G.E.D.
6. Ability to pass each phase of the Police Officer examination process.
7. Valid driver’s license.
8. All applicants are subject to the rules and regulations of the Board of
Fire & Police Commission.

THE FOLLOWING FORMS MUST BE COMPLETED AND RETURNED
WITH YOUR COMPLETED APPLICATION:
1. Authorization for Release of Information.
2. Acknowledgement/Consent for Background and Credit History.
3. Authorization to Take Specimen for Drug Screening Release.
4. Release of All Liability.

THE FOLLOWING ITEMS MUST BE PROVIDED WITH YOUR COMPLETED
APPLICATION:
1. A color copy of applicant’s driver’s license or other photo I.D.
2. A copy of applicant’s birth certificate.
3. A copy of applicant’s high school diploma or G.E.D. certificate.

FAILURE TO PROVIDE ALL REQUIRED INFORMATION AND DOCUMENTATION WITH YOUR APPLICATION WILL RESULT IN THE REJECTION OF YOUR APPLICATION.

MANDATORY ORIENTATION AND WRITTEN EXAM WILL TAKE PLACE AT 5:00 P.M. MONDAY, NOVEMBER 4, 2019 AT THE FESTIVAL BUILDING, 2200 EAST WASHINGTON STREET, EAST PEORIA, IL 61611. DRIVER’S LICENSE OR PHOTO I.D. REQUIRED. DOORS WILL BE SECURED AT 5:00 P.M.