Employment Opportunities

Police Officer (Full-Time)

The Village of Fox River Grove is now accepting applications for entry level police officer candidates with an immediate need to hire and establish a new eligibility list for future hiring needs.

The Village of Fox River Grove Police Department consists of nine (9) full-time and five (5) part-time officers. The position comes with a comprehensive benefits package that includes insurance (health, dental, and life), pension, paid leave (vacation, personal, sick), and access to deferred compensation. The salary range starts at $50,667 and reaches $74,362 after a minimum of seven (7) years of employment.

Minimum qualifications include:

  • Be at least 21 years of age at the time of application.
  • No felony convictions
  • Possess a valid driver’s license
  • U.S. citizenship
  • Possess a valid Illinois FOID card at time of appointment
  • High school diploma, GED certificate or high school proficiency statement. An Associate’s Degree from an accredited college or university is preferred.
  • Possession of a valid POWER Test ID card issued after 1/1/2019. To obtain a POWER Test ID Card visit www.NIPSTA.org/202/Power-test.

Hiring Process Schedule:

  • Complete and submit all application materials (must meet all minimum qualification requirements)
  • Attend and take the written examination at the Fox River Grove Municipal Center – Upper level (305 Illinois Street, Fox River Grove, IL 60021) on November 2, 2019 at 9:00 AM. Testing is mandatory and a passing score of 70% or greater is required.
  • Complete an oral interview at a date and time yet to be determined.

Application packages can be downloaded via the link below.

Interested candidates should email a complete application package to Becky Korpan, Deputy Village Clerk, village@foxrivergrove.org. Application materials may also be dropped off at the Village Hall at 305 Illinois Street, Fox River Grove, IL 60021.

Application deadline is October 24, 2019. The position will remain open until filled.

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Police Officer Employment Application

Employment Application (Non-Police)

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