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Police Officer

Manhattan Police Department
Manhattan, IL Full-time
Posted on February 12, 2020

Manhattan Police Department

Manhattan, Illinois

The Village of Manhattan, Illinois is accepting online applications for the position of police officer with the Manhattan Police Department.

Starting Salary: $59,618

All applicants must meet minimum requirements established by the Village of Manhattan.

An Online Application Process with all necessary information is Required to Apply and all applications
will be due by March 26, 2020 @ 4:00pm.

The Mandatory orientation and written examination will be held on Saturday, April 4, 2020 at 9:00 AM.

To apply for this position or obtain additional information about the position of police officer, the minimum requirements and the online application process, please visit the following website:

The Village of Manhattan, Illinois is an Equal Opportunity Employer.




Candidates who achieve a passing score on the written examination are eligible to claim preference points. Preference points are offered in the following categories:

Military Experience (5 points): Must have at least one year of active duty and honorable discharge from service (or currently serve on inactive or reserve duty). Copy of DD-214 (long form, including character of discharge) required as proof; 

Education (5 points): Must have completed at least 60 semester hours at an accredited college or university. Copy of official college transcripts required as proof; 

Illinois Law Enforcement Certification (5 points): Must have successfully completed the minimum standards and received certification from the Illinois Local Governmental Law Enforcement Officers Training and Standards Board, as provided in the Illinois Police Training Act and are currently serving as a part-time or full-time law enforcement officer in the state of Illinois. Copy of Illinois Law Enforcement certification required as proof (full-time or part- time certification accepted).