All applicants must meet the following minimum requirements established by
the Village of Bartlett:
No felony convictions
High school diploma or equivalent
Valid Illinois driver's license
Minimum of 21 years of age at time of application; be UNDER 35 years of age
as of date of hire, unless otherwise exempt by Statute
No residency requirement
Previous Bartlett Police Department applicants are eligible to re-apply
All employees are expected to present a professional appearance. Body
piercing, other than ear piercing, must not be visible. Visible tattoos,
intentional branding and/or scarring are prohibited while wearing a
short-sleeved uniform without additional bandages, makeup or clothing.
Restrictions are also in place for hair styles, facial hair, and any facial
modifications that deviate from conventional anatomical features such as
earlobe gauges, subdermal implants, tongue piercing, etc.
$35.00 non-refundable application processing fee
Application Deadline: 5/17/18 4:00 PM CST
NOTE: A maximum of 300 applications will be accepted.
Be sure to complete and confirm your online application ASAP to ensure your
application is accepted. The application deadline will be on 5/17/18 at 4:00 PM
OR once 300 online applications have been confirmed; whichever occurs first.
A maximum of 5 Preference Points will be awarded as determined by the Village
of Bartlett for the following:
Military Experience: Active duty U.S. military service members with an
un-redacted Honorable Discharge. DD-214 may be submitted with application
College Degree: Candidates must have
obtained an Associate’s Degree in the field of law enforcement or criminal
justice; or a Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university.
Transcripts (official preferred) or copy of diploma must be submitted with
application to qualify. Official transcripts will be required at the
Background Investigation stage.
Current Illinois Law Enforcement Officers:Persons
awarded a certificate attesting to the successful completion of the Minimum
Standards Basic Law Enforcement Training Course as provided in the Illinois
Police Training Act and are currently serving as a law enforcement officer on
a part-time or full-time basis within the State of Illinois. A copy of your
certificate must be submitted with the application to qualify.
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