Woodridge Police Department
Police Officer Job Application
Application Deadline: October 6, 2022 at 4:00 p.m.
Be 21 years of age and under 35 as of October 6, 2022 unless exempt from age limitations as provided by statute
Binocular vision corrective to 20/30
No felony convictions
Valid driver’s license
Must be a U.S. Citizen
- Residency within 30 miles of corporate limits of the village within six (6) months of hire
- Education Requirement: At time of filing an application for original appointment to the Police Department, applicant must have attained an associate’s degree or its equivalent number of hours towards a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university. Exceptions: 1) Applicants who were engaged in active military service of the United States for at least two years and honorably discharged, and 2) Applicants who are certified full-time police officers in the State of Illinois
- Attend Orientation Session and pass all phases of testing process
Required documentation due October 6, 2022 at 4:00 p.m. (must be mailed or hand-delivered)
Confirmed online application – available after purchase
Woodridge PD application addendum (10 pages) – available after purchase
Copy of associate’s degree diploma or official college transcripts
Copy of valid driver’s license
Copy of birth record as proof of citizenship or legal authorization to work in U.S.: can include: county/state-issued birth certificate, U.S. passport, naturalization papers
Copy of valid POWER test card (optional)
Copy of Full-Time Police Officer Certification from the State of IL (if applicable)
Copy of Military Discharge Form DD-214 (if applicable)
Orientation and Written Exam:
You are required to attend and/or view the mandatory orientation. The orientation will be held virtually – additional details will be supplied at a later time. Your exam 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 within the week of November 6th – it is your responsibility to ensure you have the flexibility to test during these times.
In late October 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.
Application Process Information:
When you have completed the online application you will receive a confirmation number. You will also need to print and sign the required release form(s) and gather required documents listed above for submission to IOS Recruitment by 4:00 p.m. (CST) on October 6, 2022. No refunds for any reason.
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