salary $85,642.44. Effective 5/01/18, top pay of $102,655.80 reached in four years;
fringe benefits, retirement savings options, and pension plan;
dental, vision, and life insurance plans;
City assigned shift schedules are 4 days on/3 days off;
Positions: Criminal/Juvenile Investigators, Crime Prevention Officer, School
Resource Officers, Traffic Unit, Bicycle Officers, Field
Training Officers, Less Lethal Instructors, Patrol Rifle Instructors, Traffic
Crash Investigators, Task Force Assignments to North Central Narcotics, SWAT
Mobile Field Force – ILEAS.
To Qualify You
a current, sworn, Illinois municipal police officer, Illinois state trooper, or
Illinois county sheriff’s
deputy who possesses State of Illinois certification by the Illinois Law
Enforcement Training and Standards Board. (Part-time certification, or
employment as any type of law
enforcement officer other than that specified above, does not meet this requirement.)
Be a United
Be at least 21
Possess an Associate’s Degree or 60 hours of college credit from an
institution accredited by the US Department of Education in the field of
Criminal Justice. Bachelor’s degree
in police administration, law enforcement, or a related field is preferred.
Current status as an Illinois Police Officer for one year after completion of a
probationary period and currently in good standing in the Police Department in
which the person serves or in laid-off status due to financial restraints
only. Also must possess substantially equivalent skills and abilities as a
current City of St. Charles Police Officer.
Possess a valid Driver’s
Reside within a 40-mile radius of the intersection of Riverside Avenue and
East Main Street within the 18-month probationary date of hire.
Must agree to
comply with all requirements of the position and have the ability to pass all
examination and training requirements.
Must submit at time of application: a copy of the following, to the
extent applicable: a résumé; birth certificate; high school diploma or GED
certificate; transcripts of higher learning; naval or military service board
and discharge papers (DD-214/Copy 4); Illinois Standards & Training Board
furnish upon request: other professional licenses; training certificates; documents
confirming work experience; employee evaluations; and any other
employment related material as requested or required.
To complete the Online Employment Application and obtain the required
supplemental application packet with additional application instructions go to: