Certified Eligible Lateral Police Officer Job Application
Application Deadline: Friday, August 26, 2022 at 2:00 PM
Starting Salary: $71,842
Annual Salary Range: $71,842 – $101,767 (effective 5/1/20)
Four immediate vacancies expected!
- $35.00 non-refundable application fee
- The Certified Eligible Lateral Police Officer process is limited to persons who are currently fulltime sworn officers of a regularly-constituted police department in any municipality, county, university, or State law enforcement agency, provided they have been certified by the Illinois Law Enforcement Training Standards Board. To qualify for this Register, these applicants must also: (1) be in good standing with his/her current law enforcement agency; (2) have served at least one year with that law enforcement agency beyond the completion of his/her probationary period; (3) possess skills and abilities that are substantially equivalent to those possessed by a non-probationary Village of Bartlett police officer; and (4) possess all of the police officer minimum qualifications.
- Body piercing, other than ear piercing, must not be visible. Visible tattoos, intentional branding and/or scarring are PROHIBITED and MAY NOT be covered with bandages, make-up or additional clothing while wearing a short-sleeved uniform. Restrictions are also in place for hair styles, facial hair, and any facial modifications that deviate from conventional anatomical features such as earlobe gauges, sub-dermal implants, tongue piercing, etc.
Applicants must be U.S. citizens at time of the application
Every applicant must be of good moral character, and physically and psychologically able to perform the essential job functions of the applied for position, with or without reasonable accommodation
Applicants must possess a high school diploma or equivalent
Applicants must possess a valid driver’s license at time of hire
Applicants must be at least 21 years of age at the time of their original appointment and have not reached their 35th birthday as of the last date that the applications are due. Applicants will be exempt from the age-35 hiring requirements as permitted by 65 ILCS 5/10-2.1-6(a) & (d) and 65 ILCS 5/10-2.1-14, as those statutory Sections may be amended from time to time
Applicants must be legally capable of obtaining an Illinois Firearm Owners Identification (FOID) card
No residency requirement
Previous Bartlett Police Department applicants are eligible to re-apply
Required Documentation due 8/26/2022 at 2:00 p.m. (must be mailed or hand delivered):
– Copy of Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standards Board Certificate
Orientation and Testing:
There is no orientation session. Your written examination will be offered electronically, and you will take the exam in your own home. There will be multiple sessions offered and each will be proctored virtually. All sessions will be offered during business hours the week of September 26, 2022 – it is your responsibility to ensure you have the flexibility to test during these times.
On or about Monday, September 19, 2022, you will receive an email with instructions on how to schedule and prepare for the exam. Please read through the instructions carefully before your exam date. Failure to follow the steps outlined may cause the electronic exam to not work properly, potentially resulting in your removal from the testing session.
Applicants must attain a passing score of 70.00 on the written examination in order to continue with the entry-level police officer testing process. Candidates who fail to achieve a passing grade will be notified in writing and eliminated from the current testing process.
Application Process Information:
When you complete your online application, you will receive a confirmation number. You will also need to print the required release forms and gather the required documentation listed above for submission to IOS Recruitment by 2:00 p.m. on 8/26/2022. Application fees are non-refundable.