Richton Park Police Department
Police Officer Job Application
Application Deadline: Monday, December 18, 2023, at 4:00 p.m.
Starting Salary: $65,346.49
Top out Salary (after 7 years): $103,278
Department Size: 30
- U.S. Citizenship
- No felony convictions
- No residency required
- High school diploma or GED
- Valid driver’s license
- 21 to under 35 years of age as of test date, January 13, 2024, unless otherwise exempt by IL State Statute
- Must provide a valid POWER test card dated on or after June 18, 2023 and must also be able to pass the POWER test upon entrance to the police academy
- Complete and confirmed online application (available after download)
- Consent and release agreement form (available after download)
- Copy of high school diploma or GED
- Copy of valid driver’s license
- Copy of birth record as proof of citizenship. May include: U.S. county/state issued birth record, U.S. passport, or naturalization papers
- COPY of valid POWER test card. Must be dated 06/18/2023 – 12/18/2023
Orientation and Testing:
Candidates must attend the mandatory orientation and written examination on Saturday, January 13, 2024. You must arrive no later than 8:30 a.m. with a photo ID (driver’s license, state ID, military ID) to sign-in. Late arrivals will not be permitted. Additional details will be provided to eligible candidates approximately one week prior to the exam date.
Application Process Information:
Once you complete the online application, you will receive a confirmation number. You will also need to print and sign the required release form(s) and gather the required documentation listed above for submission to IOS Recruitment by 4:00 p.m. on 12/18/2023. Failure to complete any portion of the application process will eliminate you from further consideration.
Please do not send application documents to the Department or the Village! They must be mailed or hand-delivered to IOS Recruitment. Contact IOS Recruitment at re*********@io*********.com with any questions prior to the application deadline.
All communications will come from re*********@io*********.com. Be sure to add us to your address book and check your inbox (including spam folder) often for important notifications.