NOTICE OF EXAMINATION – ENTRY LEVEL POLICE OFFICER
MACOMB POLICE DEPARTMENT
The Board of Fire & Police Commissioners of the City of Macomb, Illinois hereby gives notice that examinations will be offered to all eligible applicants to create an Eligibility List for hiring for an entry level officer serving the Macomb Police Department.
Applicant must be at least 20 years of age and under 35 years of age as of the date of testing in order to apply for employment with the Macomb Police Department, unless exempt from such age limitation as provided by Illinois law (65 ILCS 5/10 et. seq.). Applicants who are 20 years of age will be placed on the final eligibility list, but may be passed over if they will not have attained the age of 21 prior to the start of the Police Training academy.
Applicants must have completed 60 semester or 90 quarter hours from an accredited academic institution, or obtained an AA, AS or AAS, or have two (2) years prior service in law enforcement with certain agencies and successfully completed the Illinois Law Enforcement Basic Training Program; and must possess a valid driver’s license. To move forward in hiring process, applicant must pass physical and written exams; medical and psychological evaluation and background investigation; must have visual acuity of 20/20 in each eye corrected (minimum) with normal color vision and depth perception; must have good habits and be of moral character. Applicants must provide proof of U.S. Citizenship and if hired, proof of residency is required within 60 days of being hired.
Application packets may be obtained here
All applications and attachments must be completed, signed and on file by 5:00 p.m., Monday, June 6, 2022. If submitting the application packet by mail, it must be postmarked on or before the application deadline date AND received at the Macomb Police Department within five (5) calendar days of the deadline. Late or incomplete applications will not be considered.
Testing date is Saturday, June 18, 2022. Applicants should report to the Macomb High School athletic field located at 1525 South Johnson Road, Macomb Illinois at 10:00 a.m. for check in. Applicants should park in the lot directly west of Macomb High School.
The City reserves the right to require reimbursement of training expenses on a pro-rata basis if an officer resigns within the first two years of employment.
The City of Macomb is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer
Minorities and women are encouraged to apply
CITY OF MACOMB, ILLINOIS
The City of Macomb is accepting applications for part-time temporary seasonal (flexible hours up to 40 hours per week) help to work in the Public Works Department. Assignments may include street maintenance, cemetery & grounds. These positions are hourly pay ($13.00/hour) with no benefits.
Interested persons meeting the following requirements are encouraged to apply:
- Must be able to perform manual labor in an outdoor environment.
- Must possess a valid Illinois driver’s license.
- Must be at least 16 years of age.
Applications are available at the Mayor’s Office in Macomb City Hall, 232 E. Jackson, or here.
Completed applications must be returned to the Mayor’s Office in City Hall. Review of applications will continue until positions are filled.