State Universities Civil Service System
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Urbana, IL 61802
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Police Officer

University/Agency: Eastern Illinois University
Civil Service Classification: Police Officer
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Posting Duration: 9/13/2017 - 10/12/2017
Probation Period: 12 months

Job Description

Police Officers at EIU safeguard lives and property by enforcing applicable laws and regulations and promoting good university/community relations. They work under general supervision of higher level personnel. The typical duties of a Police Officer include: patrols assigned post, investigates incidents, makes arrests, investigates violations of State statutes, city and county ordinances and university regulations; conducts investigations as required, submits reports to supervisors, directs vehicle and pedestrian traffic and enforces parking and traffic rules and regulations; investigates and reports unusual conditions that might endanger the public safety; assists other agencies during emergencies.

Qualifications

Eastern Illinois University in Charleston will be conducting testing for the University Police Officer classification. Candidates must be Illinois residents; be a high school graduate or equivalent; possess a valid driver’s license; have no record of conviction of a felony or a crime involving moral turpitude; be eligible for bonding; be at least 21 years of age upon employment; and be able to complete the Basic Law Enforcement Officers Training Course.

Salary

$21.82/hour

Links

Police Officer Testing

Contact Information

University/Agency: Eastern Illinois University
   Department/College: Human Resources
Contact: Donna Noffke
Phone Number: 217-581-7654
Address: Department of Human Resources – Employment
Eastern Illinois University
600 Lincoln Avenue
Charleston, IL 61920
Comments: Eligible candidates should apply at https://www.eiu.edu/~humanres/application/login.php no later than October 12, 2017 in order to be scheduled for the upcoming Police Officer Physical Fitness Testing on Friday, October 13, 2017. The application should include a resume, three business references and college transcripts, if applicable. Successful candidates must also pass a knowledge exam, as well as oral boards.
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