PALATINE POLICE DEPARTMENT
595 N HICKS ROAD
PALATINE, ILLINOIS 60067
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Updated: May 17, 2021
Position Title: Police Officer
The Village of Palatine Police Department is currently hiring for the position of Police Officer with several positions opening in the next year! Candidates must complete the Frontline National exam and Public Safety Self-Assessment (PSSA) by 3:00pm July 16th, 2021 to be considered for the role.
Salary Information: $77,792 - $108,472
Benefit Information: Vacation, Holidays, Sick leave Accruals, Health, Dental & Life Insurance, 457 Retirement Savings Plan, Health Savings Plan, Pension Plan, Uniform Allowance
Please read the “Application Packet” prior to starting as it contains important dates and information needed to successfully complete the application and testing process. Applications that are incomplete or missing any required documents will not be considered.
Department Contact For any questions regarding the application and testing process please contactKasia Cordellkcordell@palatine.il.us
Department Overview: The Palatine Police Department has an authorized strength of 108 sworn officers with numerous specialty and promotional opportunities.
Age: At least 21 years old but under 35 (Maximum age requirement waived for current and former police officers)
US Citizen: Authorized to work in the U.S.
High School Grad/GED: Yes
Valid ILLINOIS State Driver's License: Yes
Vision: 20/40 in both eyes corrected/uncorrected
College: 4 year degree from accredited college or university
U.S. Military Status and Record:
Current/Former Police Officers: Those currently or previously employed as a police officer can apply if over 35 years of age