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Police Officer Job - Village of Lakewood - Village of Lakewood, Illinois

July 10, 2014

Village of Lakewood

Position Title: Police Officer
Position Type: Police
Closing Date: 8/1/2014
Job Description


Full-Time Police Officer – The Village of Lakewood, Illinois (est. pop 3,800) is seeking candidates for the position of one full-time Police Officer.  Currently there are 7 full-time officers. The Village of Lakewood is primarily a residential community with commercial growth potential.  


Applicants must meet the following: U.S. Citizen, Possess a valid driver’s license, State of Illinois certification as a Law Enforcement Officer (or compatible training from another state), High School graduate (or equivalent) with emphasis placed on education, training, experience and military, Successfully pass a background investigation.


Starting salary is $48,346 +/- DOQ.  Excellent benefit package.  This position is an IMRF position.


Send application, resume, and training history by 4:30pm on Friday, August 1, 2014 to:  Village of Lakewood ATTN: Chief of Police, 2500 Lake Avenue, Village of Lakewood, IL 60014 or  EOE.  Complete job description and application available on our website (





Job Requirements
  • Age 21
  • Education State of Illinois Certification as a Law Enforcement Officer
  • Experience See description
  • Salary Information
    Entry Level Salary: $48,346   annual

    Contact Information

    Chief Lawson
    Village of Lakewood
    2500 Lake Avenue
    Village of Lakewood, Illinois 60014
    ph: (815)459-3025

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