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McLeansboro Looking to Hire Police Officer

McLeansboro Looking for Police Officer


MCLEANSBORO – The City of McLeansboro is taking applications for the position of full-time patrolman for the police department.

In order to apply, you must meet the following requirements:

  • Must be 21 years of age.
  • Must met residency requirements within 6 months of employment.
  • Must have a high school diploma or equivalency.
  • Must pass a criminal background check, financial background check and drug test.
  • Must not have any criminal convictions or pleas (Felony and some misdemeanors).
  • Must be a certified Police Officer with the Illinois Training and Standards Board (Part-time or Full-time)
  • Must Complete Application and Oral Interview Process

Benefits include:

  • Pay scale per contract
  • Vacation Time, Sick Time, Personal Time, Compensatory Time
  • Individual and Family Health Insurance
  • Holiday Pay, Longevity Pay, Overtime Pay, Shift Differential Pay
  • Clothing Allowance
  • IMRF and Laborers’ Union Pension

Interested applicants must submit a completed employment application, completed resume and submit police training records by 4 p.m. on Friday, July 5, 2019.

Applications can be picked up and submitted to McLeansboro City Clerk Fred Vallowe from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday thru Friday (Closed holidays).

Questions can be sent by email to [email protected] or [email protected].