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Police Officer - Experienced

St. Charles, Illinois



City of St. Charles

2 E. Main Street

St. Charles, IL 60174

Phone: 630-443-3777

Fax: 630-377-4901





Starting Salary: $85,642.44

Population: 34,000

Sworn Officers: 45

Application Deadline: 4/20/18






Seeking Experienced Police Officers



St. Charles Offers:

  • Starting salary $85,642.44. Effective 5/01/18, top pay of $102,655.80 reached in four years;

  • Superior fringe benefits, retirement savings options, and pension plan;

  • Health, dental, vision, and life insurance plans;

  • Current City assigned shift schedules are 4 days on/3 days off;

  • Specialty 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 members, and Mobile Field Force – ILEAS.


To Qualify You Must:

  • Be 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 States citizen.

  • Be at least 21 years old.

  • Education – 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.

  • Experience – 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 License.

  • 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 certificate.

  • Ability to 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:



All components are due by:


3:00 p.m., Friday, April 20, 2018




An Equal Opportunity Employer











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