(309) 266-5361 Village Hall - 120 North Main Street Morton, Illinois 61550


We currently employ 85 full-time employees within the various operations of the Village.  Several of these employees have been employed with us for over 20 years.  The Board of Trustees and the Village Officers are proud of the service provided to the residents and visitors to Morton by our employees.

Police Officer

The Morton Police & Fire Commission will be conducting testing for the entry-level position of Police Officer for Morton, Illinois.

Applicants must be a citizen of the United States, possess a valid driver’s license, and possess a high school diploma or the equivalent. Additional minimum requirements may also be imposed. Unless otherwise provided by the Illinois statute, all applicants must be between the ages 21 and 35 as of August 8, 2018.

The current base salary range for Morton Police Officers is $50,873 to $67,408. The department also offers a competitive benefit and retirement package.

Written and physical testing will be conducted on Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 8:30 A.M. at Morton High School located at 350 N. Illinois Ave., Morton, IL 61550.

Application packets may be obtained between 8:00 A.M. and 5:00 P.M. from the Morton Police Department located at 375 W. Birchwood St., Morton, IL 61550 or Morton Village Hall located at 120 N. Main St., Morton, IL 61550; they may also be obtained by following the link below.

Additional information may be obtained by calling 309-266-6666.

Completed application forms must be returned to the Morton Police Department by Wednesday, August 8, 2018 at 5:00 P.M.

Orientation Packet for Police Officer Written and Physical Agility Exams