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Police Recruitment

Police Officers

Applications will be accepted and testing offered in 2018. See below and click here for an application.  IOSOLUTIONS.COM
The Village of Downers Grove is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Table 1: Contact information.
Downers Grove Police Department (630) 434-5600

 Minimum Entry Requirements

Testing Process

  • Written Exam
  • Background Investigation
  • Oral Interview
  • Psychological and Polygraph Testing
  • Physical and Optical Exams

Benefits Package

  • 12-hour Shifts (Permanent or Rotating)
  • Uniforms and Equipment
  • Pension Plan/Deferred Compensation Plan
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Paid Annual Vacations and Holidays
  • Health/Dental/Vision/Life Insurance

Specialty Positions

  • Detective
  • Major Crimes Unit
  • SWAT Officer
  • TAC Officer
  • Field Training Officer
  • Honor Guard
  • Evidence Technician
  • C.O.P. Officer
  • Computer Forensics
  • Firearms Instructor
  • School Resource Officer
  • Traffic Unit
  • Narcotics Officer

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