The Police and Fire Commissioners have announced that applications for Police Officer Testing are available on the City of Quincy Web Site.

Applicants must meet the following qualifications:

  • Must be a United States Citizen. If not a resident of Quincy, applicant must agree to move to and live within the boundaries of Adams County within 6 months after appointment.
  • High School diploma or equivalent is required. Associates Degree is preferred.
  • Not less than 20 1/2 years, nor more than 34 years.
  • All applicants must pass the following: physical agility test, written examination, background check, oral interview, psychological and polygraph tests, a physical examination and a drug test. A fact sheet explaining various points about being a police officer will be furnished to each applicant.

The starting salary for a City of Quincy Police Officer, effective now, is $45, 624.74. The City of Quincy is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

To find out more about an excellent job serving the City Of Quincy contact at the Fire and Police Commission office at 217/228-4545 or e-mail your questions to: fire&policeboard@quincyil.gov.