Does Huntley have an educational requirement?
Yes. Applicants are required to have an Associate’s Degree or 60 credits towards the completion of a Bachelor’s Degree. The Associate’s Degree requirement is waived for qualifying military service.
Does Huntley have a residency requirement?
What do I need to provide when I apply?
- A copy of your driver’s license
- A copy of your birth certificate/naturalization papers
- A copy of all college transcripts/diploma
- A copy of your DD214 for applicable military service
- An online application submitted through our website – begin your application now
Does Huntley have a restriction on tattoos or body piercings, etc.?
Visible tattoos, body art or branding on the face, head, neck, hands, or made visible while wearing the department uniform are prohibited. Restrictions are also in place for hair styles, facial hair, and any visible body piercing.
If I am a certified officer, do I start at a higher rate of pay?
The Village may, in its discretion, grant prior service credit to a newly-hired peace officer when determining the officer’s initial placement on the salary schedule, so long as the prior service credit granted by the Village does not exceed the actual number of years the officer has served as a peace officer prior to employment with the Village. However, in no case will a newly-hired peace officer be placed in a position higher than the fourth step.
What are the minimum qualifications to apply?
Minimum requirements can be found by visiting the following pages:
Huntley PD Minimum Requirements
Lateral Transfer Hiring Process
Does corrections experience satisfy the 2 years of law enforcement experience?
No. To be considered for the Lateral Entry Registry, applicants are required to have a State of Illinois Law Enforcement Certification from the Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standards Board as a law enforcement officer.
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