Channahon Police Department

Police (Patrol) Officer Application
Deadline 7/12/2024 4:00 PM
Warning: the deadline for this application expired

Stanard & Associates, Inc. administers the application process for the Village of Channahon Police Department, and the Village of Channahon Police Department retains authority over the application process and hiring of individuals. All applicant information and application forms are the property of the Village of Channahon Police Department. Stanard & Associates, Inc. does not establish the qualification or eligibility requirements, required application procedures, or related employment standards and procedures and is limited in addressing questions or requests for information in these areas.

NOTE TO POTENTIAL APPLICANTS:  This application process is limited to the first 100 applications submitted -OR- the deadline date of July 12, 2024, whichever occurs first. 

Channahon Police Department

Channahon, Illinois

The Village of Channahon, Illinois is accepting applications for the position of police (patrol) officer with the Channahon Police Department.

Salary: $68,750 - $100,703 (after 8 years); Lateral Hires starting salary is $68,750 - $78,456 (Dependent on years of experience)

Population: 13,499

Sworn Police Officers: 29

All applicants must meet the following minimum requirements established by the Village of Channahon:

  • U.S. Citizen or compliant with 55 ILCS 5/3-6033;
  • No felony convictions (or any misdemeanor conviction involving moral turpitude);
  • Valid driver's license;
  • Must be at least 20 years of age -AND- be under the age of 35 (or meet the exemption set forth in the Board of Fire and Police Commissioners Act of the Illinois Compiled Statutes (65 ILCS5/10-2.1-6);
  • High school diploma or GED equivalent;
  • $30.00 non-refundable application processing fee;
  • Application Deadline: Friday, July 12, 2024 at 4:00 PM (CST).

Required documents (to be submitted at time of application):

  • Valid driver’s license;
  • Birth certificate;
  • Social security card;
  • High school diploma or GED certificate;
  • If applicant has military service, a copy of his/her Military Service Record Form DD-214;
  • Incomplete or defective applications will not be accepted and will disqualify the applicant. 


  1. Submit Application: Applicants must complete and submit all application materials by Friday, July 12, 2024 @ 4:00 PM (CST). Faxed, e-mailed, mailed or dropped off applications will NOT be accepted. Applications submitted after the deadline will NOT be accepted.  
  1. Mandatory Remote On-Line Written Examination: Following completion of all application materials and review of minimum qualifications, successful applicants will be invited to participate in remote on-line written exam testing starting at 9 AM on Tuesday, July 23, 2024 through Thursday, July 25, 2024 at 4 PM.  The test will only be available during this time period.  Candidates will need to have access to a laptop or desktop computer.  All candidates will receive an email approximately one week prior regarding their status in the process, along with further instructions for taking the on-line written exam. NOTE: Please be sure to check your email spam folder. Many email account providers automatically send our emails there in error (i.e. Google, Yahoo, etc.).   

Important Disclaimer for Potential Applicants 
As part of this application form, you will be required to submit various documents, records and/or additional forms. Be sure to allow sufficient time to gather this documentation and fully complete the application before the deadline. In other words, do not wait until one day before the deadline to collect and submit additional required documentation. In order for your application to be accepted, all materials must be submitted and received prior to the deadline. 

 The Village of Channahon is an Equal Opportunity Employer.