Winnebago County Sheriff

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Patrol Recruitment

 

The Winnebago CountySheriff's Office is now accepting applications for the position of Deputy Sheriff

 

Testing is being conducted to establish an eligibility list for future hiring.

 

The position of deputy sheriff is an established merited position.  A deputy is charged with keeping the peace, enforcement of laws, prevention of crime, apprehension of criminals, and the general enforcement of traffic regulations and investigation in a designated area on an assigned shift or on special assignments.  

 
Annual Starting Salary: $53,960

 
Applications are available at:  

www.jobsource.copsandfiretesting.com 


Applications will be available for purchase online starting May 10th, 2017 - June 7th, 2017 at 2:00 p.m.

 

The application deadline is Wednesday, June 7th at 4:00 p.m. 


All applications MUST be returned to the office of:
 


C.O.P.S. and F.I.R.E. Personnel Testing Service
Attn: Winnebago County CO
200 W. Higgins Road, Suite 201
Schaumburg, IL  60195

 

 You must meet the following minimum requirements:

 

  • Citizenship: Must be a U.S. Citizen
  • Driver's License: Must have a valid driver's license with the ability to obtain an Illinois Driver's License upon hiring.
  • Age Requirements: Must have attained their 21st birthday at the time of the last date for filing applications (6/7/17)
  • Education: Must have a High School Diploma, GED, or High School Proficiency Certificate.
  • Character: Must have no felony convictions and be of good moral character.
  • Testing: Must be able to participate and successfully complete all phases of the testing.

 
         FOID Card: Must possess or have the ability to obtain an Illinois Firearms Identification Card prior to employment.

         Additional Position Information and Disqualifiers 

        

All individuals meeting eligibility requirements are encouraged to continue with the application process. 

Additional information will be provided in the application packet which can be downloaded at:  

www.jobsource.copsandfiretesting.com

 

There is a $30.00 non-refundable application fee. 

Applications are NOT available at the Winnebago County Sheriff's Office 


Applicants must attend the mandatory test date

 

Orientation, Physical Ability and Written Examination
Saturday, June 24, 2017
Location and Time will be included in information packet

  

WINNEBAGO COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER AND COMPLIES WITH ALL APPLICABLE FEDERAL, STATE AND LOCAL LAWS REGARDING EMPLOYMENT.
 

 

 

 

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