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Police Officer

Mattoon, Illinois

 

 

Mattoon Police Department

1710 Wabash Avenue

Mattoon, IL 61938

Phone: 217-235-5451

Fax: 217-258-6715

E-mail: mpdadmin@mattoonillinois.org

Website: www.mattoon.illinois.gov

 

 

Starting Salary: $46,563.53

Population: 18,500

Sworn Officers: 38

Application Deadline: 8/10/16

 

 

 

 

 

The City of Mattoon Board of Fire & Police Commissioners is currently accepting 2016 applications for POLICE OFFICER.

 

 

Starting Salary:

 

$46,563.53

 

After 1-Year Probationary Period:

 

$55,844.82

 

 

Minimum Requirements:

  • $25.00 non-refundable application fee

  • U.S. citizenship

  • No felony convictions

  • High school diploma or equivalent (GED)

  • Valid driver's license

  • 21 to under 35 years of age as of September 10, 2016 *unless otherwise exempt*

  • Residency within 20 miles of City corporate limits, within six (6) months of hire

  • Submission of an online application and all documents listed on the checklist by 4:00 PM on Wednesday, August 10, 2016

 

ORIENTATION & TESTING INFORMATION:

 

Candidates must attend the mandatory orientation,

written examination, POWER test, and Physical Ability Testing on:

 

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2016

 

Doors will open at 8:15 AM

 

Please arrive no later than 9:00 AM with a photo ID (driver's license, state ID, military ID) to sign in. There will be no late admittance.

 

Test will be held at:

 

Lake Land College

Field House, Rooms 101 & 103

5001 Lakeland Boulevard

Mattoon, IL 61938

 

 

A thorough background investigation including a full medical and psychological evaluation will be required prior to hire; complete disclosure and sincerity within your application is necessary. (A polygraph may be required)

 

*Candidates must have been, or currently be, employed as a full-time police officer for a municipality, or if they have served in the U.S. military, then the number of years of active duty is added to the maximum age of 35, not to exceed 10 years.*

 

 

APPLICATION INFORMATION:

 

To complete the online application visit:

 

www.recruitment.iosolutions.org

 

MAIL/HAND DELIVERY:

 

Gather all required documents, sign and print release form(s) and place all documents into an envelope. Mail/ship envelope via traceable carrier (FedEx, UPS, etc.) or hand deliver to:

 

IOS Recruitment

ATTN: Mattoon PD

1127 S. Mannheim Road, Suite 203

Westchester, IL 60154

800-343-HIRE

 

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION DOCUMENTS IS WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 10, 2016 AT 4:00 PM.

 

 

For additional information visit:

 

www.mattoon.illinois.gov

 

 

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

 

 

 

The City of Mattoon is an Equal Opportunity Employer

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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