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The Village of Seneca is in the process of seeking candidates for full time employment. We arelocated 25 miles west of Joliet along interstate 80. We are a M.A.P. union agency that employs five full-time officers and eleven part-time officers. Our starting wage for full-time is $40,934.00 or $19.68 a hour.  

The village population is 2,400 and we currently work a twelve hour shift pattern which relates to every other weekend off. Our retirement is through the IMRF plan and medical and dental plans are an 80% to 20% for officer and family.   

We honor 10 holidays and 80 hours of vacation after the first year of employment. We have a $500.00 a year clothing allotment and any hours after 80 hours in a two week pay period is based on a time and a half rate. 

For more information please contact: 

Seneca Police Department
Lieutenant Harry Kosters
340 N. Cash St.
Seneca IL 61360

Southwestern Illinois Police Academy
2500 Carlyle Ave.
Belleville, Illinois 62221