THE BOARD OF FIRE AND POLICE COMMISSIONERS CITY OF VENICE In accordance with the Articles and Provisions set forth in the Commissioners Manual and the Illinois Compiled Statutes, we make this following Public Announcement
PUBLIC NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that pursuant to the Rules and Regulations of the Application process, to announce the written and physical agility test. For the purpose of establishing an eligibility test. Application open period from 7/13/21 9am through 7/26/21 at 5pm at Venice City Hall. All applicants are required to have their application completed and turned into the Venice Police Department. Mandatory orientation will be heald 7/31/21 at 9 am at Venice City Hall, 2nd floor. Written test/Fitness Test to be held on 8/7/21 at 8 am. Police officers in Venice are required to live within 35 miles radius; a born United States Citizen; or other citizens born outside the United States who is protected from discrimination under the provision of Section 1324B of Title 8 of the United States Cods, as amended. All application meeting the initiate qualifications will be place on the eligibility list.
AGE REQUIREMENTS: All applicants are required to be between the ages 21-35. Applicants can be waived under the Act if he or she can demonstrate or establishes pre- vious employment as a full-time Police Officer (65 ILCS 5/10-2. 106 and 14). Age requirement is waived if the applicant was recently discharged from Military Services, or was discharged within the last ten (10 years).
STARTNG SALARY is $16.31 per hour/Probationary Police Officer. Lateral option for candidates with the following: 1) Certified Police Officer (complted an approved police training acaademy and passed the state certification test). 2) 2 years experience working as a police officer.
/s/ Allen Glasper, Chairman, VENICE BOARD OF FIRE AND POLICE COMMISSIONERS
Dated this 12th day of July, 2021