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Police Officer

Champaign, Illinois



City of Champaign








Starting Salary: $58,403


Application Deadline: 2/10/17




The City of Champaign

Is Accepting Applications for the Position of

Entry-Level Police Officer



Thank you for your interest in the Champaign Police Department. We are seeking individuals committed to providing the highest quality service and protection to our citizens.



To learn more about our Departmentís mission, vision,

and guiding principles visit:


Download the 2017 Testing Information Packet for testing process details.







4:00 p.m. CST on Friday, February 10, 2017



Online application and details are available at:




  • $25 non-refundable application fee or apply for a financial hardship waiver at;

  • U.S. Citizen or legally authorized to work in the United States (must meet I-9 requirements at time of hire);

  • High School Diploma or equivalent;

  • 21 years of age by June 26, 2017;

  • Valid Driverís License;

  • No felony convictions.  NOTE:  Some convictions for misdemeanors or serious traffic offenses may also disqualify applicants from further consideration;

  • Completion and submission of online application and all required documents by 4:00 p.m. CST on Friday, February 10, 2017.




Interested individuals are encouraged to

attend an information session on:


Tuesday, January 24, 2017 at 6:00 p.m.


Champaign Public Library

Robeson Rooms A & B

200 W. Green Street

Champaign, IL




  • Starting salary is $58,403 annually and increases to $63,586 after a 15-month probationary period.

  • This position is covered under the City of Champaign Fraternal Order of Police (FOP) Bargaining Unit labor agreement.

  • FOP employees receive paid sick leave, personal leave, vacation, and 10 paid City holidays per year.

  • Other benefits include: health, dental, vision and life insurance options.

  • Officers who establish residency within the City of Champaign may apply for a $3,000.00 reimbursement to cover moving expenses.


Submit questions to Apply To Serve at:



All portions of the testing process are mandatory.  Failure to attend and successfully complete any portion of the testing process will result in elimination from employment consideration.



The following locations offer

free Internet access and assistance:


Champaign Public Library and the Illinois WorkNet Center




The City of Champaign is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.











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