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FULL-TIME POLICE OFFICER: The City of Columbia Police Department is currently seeking applicants for a Police Officer position. Applicants must be 21-35 years of age. (some exceptions per state law) with a minimum of 64 hours of college credit. Residency is required within six months of hire, however you may apply for a six month extension for a total of one year. Applications can be obtained in person at City Hall, 208 South Rapp, Columbia, IL 62236 or you may email firstname.lastname@example.org to request an application packet be emailed to you directly. Applications must be received by November 1, 2018 at noon. The City of Columbia application that is offered on this page is not the necessary application packet for the Board of Police Commissioners - please do not submit that form or your application will be considered incomplete. The physical agility test and written examination will take place on November 17, 2018 at SWIC. Click here for a copy of the job description.