The City of Jacksonville will be seeking applicants for the position of police officer. Pre-employment registration cards are currently being accepted. You may complete this by filling in the information below.
There will be 3 separate opportunities to take the Power Test hosted at the Jacksonville Police Department, 200 W Douglas Ave, on the following dates:
April 15, 2023
May 6, 2023
June 3, 2023
Check-in for the Power Test will begin at 8am and the doors will shut at 9am. The Testing Process will begin promptly at 9am
You are not required to fill out a Pre-Employment Application prior to the date of the test; however, it is preferred.
A current Photo ID is required upon signing in for the Power Test.
*It is recommended to dress appropriately for physical activity.
If you pass the Power Test, you will receive an application at the end of the test. The application needs to be returned and post marked by
June 19, 2023.
The written test will be on June 24, 2023 at the Jacksonville Regional Training Facility.
POWER Test Standards
Lateral transfers are also being accepted at this time.
See Lateral Transfer qualifications and information below.
If you do not receive a confirmation email within 3 business days please contact us at (217) 479-3554 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Starting Salary: $57,941.52
$66,546.48 after 1 year
13 Holidays Per Year
Health and Life Insurance
Vacation and Sick Time
100% Training, Uniform and
Must be between 21-34 Years of Age
US Citizen and/or an alien admitted for
High School Graduate or GED
Valid Drivers License
No Felony Convictions
No Residency Required
Other Standards as Outlined in The Illinois Compiled Statues
Qualifications and Benefits for a Lateral Transfer
As an equal opportunity employer, the Jacksonville Police Department is seeking qualified individuals who are interested in bettering our community. We are dedicated to providing the highest level of service and security to the citizens of Jacksonville.